A Comparison Between Formal, Casual And School Uniform Belts

July 15th, 2014
By Emma Kingston Belts are not just straps of leather for holding up your trousers. This seemingly insignificant clothing accessory is just the thing to complete whatever look you intend to portray; whether it is formal, causal or simply official school uniform. However, in order to pull off the best effect for whatever look you want to create, you need to understand what each look entails. The Formal Look If you're wearing classy tailored suits, the last thing you want is a clothing accessory Read more [...]

Louis Vuitton Presents LV Icons Collection For Men

February 22nd, 2014
By Paul Bespoke One of the few household names associated with fashion, Louis Vuitton, has created a collection which celebrates its long history and its unique products, named LV Icons. The collection features 40 classic, timeless and seasonless items, including washed denim jeans with prices ranging between $635 and $785, crew-neck knitwear with price tags of between $325 and $725, a lightweight two-piece woolen travel suit costing $2,650 for the jacket and $800 for the trousers, and a nylon Read more [...]

What Savvy Shoppers Should Know

January 26th, 2014
These days, you might be hard-pressed to find second-hand items on the bidorbuy marketplace. Brand-new seem to be the norm, whether you look at the supply side (offers by sellers) or the demand side (purchases by buyers). Still, sometimes it makes sense to buy...call them what you want: used, second-hand, pre-owned, pre-loved, gently worn, etc. items. Firstly, because buying second-hand is easier on your budget, and secondly, because you'll be dong the environment a favour. Read on to find Read more [...]

Mulberry Launches Men’s Bag Collection

January 10th, 2014
By Paul Bespoke Mulberry has attracted acclaim for its fine leather goods - its bags in particular - since it was founded in 1971. Mulberry has designed its first collection of men's luxury bags, featuring five models which will be sold exclusively by online retailer Mr Porter. The carry-all models are made from canvas and leather and are produced in limited editions of less than 100. Each of the pieces has Mulberry's signature hardware. The men's bags and accessories are constructed from Read more [...]

Haute Couture from Humble Beginnings: Italian Design

December 25th, 2013
By Robin Ashworth A lot can change in one hundred or so years. A century bears witness to the life cycle of generations, the beginning and ending of wars, the demise of old technologies, and the rise of new, the evolution of culture, the ebb and flow of economy, the parade of styles and trends, and the growth or stagnation of businesses, among many, many other things. For a business to realize fifty, seventy-five or one hundred years of prosperity is quite remarkable. And yet, we often forget Read more [...]

Upholstery Furniture Cleaning Helps Safeguard Your Investment

December 9th, 2013
By Sven Hylten-Cavallius Next to your home and your car, buying furniture is one of the biggest investments you'll make. Buying quality furniture is important, but it's only one part of the equation. The other? Upholstery furniture cleaning that will safeguard your investment. Fabric Selection The furniture cleaning process starts with proper fabric selection, care, and maintenance. Whether you're buying a new piece of furniture or having an existing piece of furniture reupholstered, it's Read more [...]

Poufs! A Magnificent Accent!

November 26th, 2013
By Robin Ashworth Finally, finally, finally, the beautiful, functional, highly versatile pouf seems to have captured thoroughly the imagination of contemporary interior design and decor. Immensely popular, the pouf is showing up on innumerable websites, decorating magazines, blogs and television commercials. It's quite the trend, and I couldn't be more excited to bring it to you! I love the Moroccan aesthetic, and I love poufs of all kinds! The traditional pouf has, of course, been a prevalent Read more [...]

Designer Office Furniture – The Jual Furnishings Range

October 10th, 2013
By G Wright Jual Furnishings are a welsh firm that are perhaps best known for their range of high quality designer TV Furniture, that includes glass TV Stands, TV Cabinets, and Cantilever TV Stands. They also however supply a top quality range of matching office furniture that includes, desks, laptop tables, drawer pedestals, designer typists chairs and more. The JF402 Typists chair comes in three wood finishes, oak along with Walnut and Black Ash, these colours flow consistently through the Read more [...]

Do You Ever Wonder Where The Handbag Originated?

July 24th, 2013
Handbags seem to have been around forever, but have you ever wondered who the first person to carry a handbag was, or what exactly started the handbag trend? Well, I did try to do a search online, and there are no really solid answers, but here are some interesting historical facts that I did discover. By taking biblical references into consideration, we can see that people did carry leather sacks or pouches around with them to keep their goods close to them. In fact Judas Iscariout seems to Read more [...]

Leather Sectional Sofas for Modern Living Room

July 2nd, 2013
The most important piece of furniture in the living room is the sofa where your guests and family members can relax and hang out. People often tend to go for the best and most beautiful sofa in order to embellish their living room. They want to have a sofa that not only provides them comfort, but also matches with rests of the interior, and is durable. If you are planning to have something akin in your living room, then a decent leather sectional sofa might do wonders for you. Back in old days, Read more [...]