Archive for February, 2007

Women Plus Sizes Clothing

Women Plus Sizes Clothing

Plus size women are often a sad and neglected face of the fashion industry. In the billion dollars fashion industry taking time and care to make clothes for plus sized women doesn’t add to a very profitable business venture. There is a common misconception that plus sized women don’t spend much as any other woman on fashion And this is where the vicious cycle starts. Because the fashion industry has overlooked the spending power of many plus sized women, ironic really given the obesity problem i…

Getting Married in Japan

Getting Married in Japan

Japan is a fascinating country of contrasts – engaging culture & futuristic cities combined with ancient culture & stunning natural landscapes. From the white sandy beaches of Okinawa, the hot springs of Hakone to the big excitement of Tokyo, each region of Japan has something special to offer. Japanese law states that all weddings must take place at a local ward or city office. The couple must give notice to this office of their intent beforehand. Any additional services at church or temple can…

Getting Married in Scotland

Getting Married in Scotland

Scotland makes a wonderful setting for your wedding, with a limitless selection of magical settings & scenic backdrops for your big day!There are plenty of wedding locations in Scotland providing a great deal of options & styles for a Scottish wedding. There are many Scottish castles that offer full services for your wedding day, also many spectacular hotels & country houses offer wedding services. One of the most popular destinations to get married in Scotland is Gretna Green – located on the E…

Getting Married in Greece

Getting Married in Greece

Greece makes a wonderful setting for your wedding, with a limitless selection of magical settings & scenic backdrops for your big day! Changes in the laws in the last few years have made it much easier to have a wedding in Greece so getting married on a beautiful Greek Island is now easier than ever. Greece provides a wealth of historic architecture & ancient ruins for those who love culture. The climate & beaches provide a sun worshippers paradise, while couples who want nightlife & action will…

How to Dress On a Budget

How to Dress On a Budget

The average clothes-loving woman would normally only dream of wearing that cashmere coat while carrying along that Gucci bag and strutting around the strip with Manolo Blahnik shoes. Even though you may not have enough money to shell out for such a shopping splurge, you may still look sophisticated and trendy without having the hassle of spending too much on exorbitantly priced shoes, clothes and what have you. In other words, you can still afford to be fashionable while keeping your finances in…

Choosing Colors That Are Right for You

Choosing Colors That Are Right for You

Colors are not just used because they are aesthetically pleasing to look at. There are colors which ultimately say more than what they show. It is because different colors convey equally different meanings. There are reasons why there are specific colors for the people who work. The UPS postman might wear brown because they desire to subconsciously show that they’re reliable or that the police wear dark colors to communicate authority and scrubs show up in almost pastel green scrubs to communica…