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What Everyone Should Be Aware Of When Buying Cheap Contact Lenses

Legally, all opticians need to hand over a copy of their contact lens prescription to patients even if the patients do not choose to buy from them. So, you’re free to purchase your lenses online. This if done correctly can turn out to be significantly cheaper than purchasing offline. However, it all boils down to getting the very same lenses as per your prescription but in turn paying less for them. It is also important to note that reputable online retailers or sellers will not sell lenses without you first providing a copy of the original prescription. Also, your prescription shouldn’t be…

Silver Or Gold Chain? – How Your Choice Of Metal Can Affect Your Outfit

Fashion ‘rules’ can often be taken with a pinch of salt, but there are some rules that are followed fastidiously by the general population. For example: do not wear plaid and stripes together. This is a rule that’s pretty universally followed. Also, you shouldn’t wear clashing colors – and yes, this extends to jewellery fashion faux pas, such as the long-standing rule that you should not wear gold and silver together. The history of “do’s and don’ts” of jewellery has a far-reaching history. There have been many myths and legends surrounding the act of wearing jewellery. In ancient Egyptian times,…

6 Accessories That Make Reading In Bed More Comfortable

If you’ve had a very stressful day and you need some time to relax and unwind before going to sleep, the best place to be is in your room lying on your comfortable bed. Having a book on hand and a cup of soothing tea or milk on your bedside makes it even better. Unfortunately, reading in bed is not always very comfortable and relaxing. Reading a book is especially inconvenient when your pillow starts to slide out of place, or when you have to rearrange your pillows again and again. It also gets annoying when your hands feel tired…

Ladies’ Handbags: Fashion History

There are some accessories, like the lady’s handbag, that will always remain popular and never go out of style. A handbag (or often colloquially called a purse) is not only stylish and a finishing touch to any ensemble, it is practical and useful. Handbags are simultaneously signifiers of power, status, and beauty and keepers of a lady’s deepest secrets. As the holders for all the important necessities of daily life, ladies handbags have been strongly influenced by technological, societal, and cultural changes. Modern currency, cosmetics, cigarettes, and cell phones are just a few inventions that have influences the design of…

5 Steps For Taking Care Of Hair Extensions

Good hair extensions can cost quite a bit and it is only natural that you would want to take very good care of them. Even if the extensions aren’t that pricey, proper care can really help ensure that the hair extensions last longer and keep looking gorgeous. Here are 5 crucial steps for taking care of hair extensions. Use only mild shampoos Walk down the Hair Care aisle in any store and it is impossible not to be overwhelmed by all the choices at your disposal. Simply buying a bottle of shampoo transcends into a Herculean task and quite frankly,…

Using Fashion To Stand Out From The Crowd But In The Right Way

People vary a lot in the way that they wear their clothes and the clothing choices that they make. Some people would rather fade into the background, but others like to stand out and show that they have an eye for fashion.  If you do want to stand out, you do want to make sure that you stand out in a good way. If you observe what many people wear, you will see that there are a number of people who stand out because the clothing they wear looks very odd. This might be because they wear colours or styles…

New Swedish Helmet: Would You Wear It?

It seems like everyday, we hear about another fatal bicycle accident. Though these occurrences are saddening and frightening, most people continue to refuse helmets while cycling the streets. From the “nerdy” social stigma to a fear of assuming the dreaded “helmet hair” look, reluctance to wearing a helmet is a dangerous trend. Nonetheless, bicycle ridership in metropolitan areas is increasing, and with that comes an intensified need for safety precautions for cyclists. Two swedish graduate students have spent five years of hard work towards the creation of a miraculous invention– it is an enormous step towards “fashionable” bicycle safety. The…

How To Find Jewellery Fit For The Queen

A dog may be a man’s best friend, but the best of men will tell you that diamonds remain a girl’s best friend and asset. Even those of us who do not like to wear excessive jewellery have at least one piece that we wear all the time. Whether it is a tennis bracelet, classic necklace, earrings, wedding or engagement ring, every piece of jewellery is near and dear to us; some with the most touching of memories attached to it. Buy the Best Most jewellers present an eclectic range of top quality and made to order jewellery, as well…

The Hottest Trends In Accessories For Fall/Winter 2013

This season accessories play the major part in creating fashionable outfits and you simply cannot forget about a pair of over the knee boots or a luxurious necklace when planning your glam outfit for the evening. Check what are the most current trends in accessories, as seen on the catwalks and streets this fall. General themes 1. Glamorous rebel The typical attributes of the alternative, punk rock or hard rock style has made it to the top of fashion trends this year. Studs and spikes are everywhere, from garments to bags, shoes and jewelry. However, there is an important twist:…

Top Selling Wholesale Scarves

If you are looking for a simple fashion accessory that will greatly enhance your wardrobe collection and give it a special touch of distinctiveness without costing an arm and a leg, then you need to think about acquiring a scarf. Today’s harsh economic times have made it such a tedious exercise for most women to live up to their standards without breaking the bank and using wholesale scarves is perhaps the best way to achieve this desire. Scarves come in different varieties and they fit pretty well with different attires and beyond the fresh looks that they give, they also…