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History of Leggings in the Fashion World

Leggings have been worn for many centuries by both men and women. Recent times have however seen them remain fashion attire for just ladies and no longer men. Though some wear them to look fashionable, they also help protect the skin by keeping it warm. Leggings were also used to protect one form getting bitten by insects or animals like ticks. Originally, they were worn in Scotland during the 14th Century all the way to the 16th Centuries. Back then, they were designed as two separate parts for each leg. As they spread to other parts of the world, they changed in their make and their usage. Some were even made from pure leather. Leather leggings were mainly worn by men who were preparing to go out hunting or mountain climbing.

As the years advanced, leggings became a fashionable attire rather than protective clothing. Vegetable tanned leather became the most preferred material for making them; the same that is used even today. In the 19th Century, leggings became common attire put on by women and young girls. Still, they were made in pair-as two separate parts for each leg. The early 60′s-1960 is the era when they hit the stores. These were much tighter than the latter ones and also came as one. The modern leggings were attached at the top like a normal trouser. These are the times that saw them becoming more of a woman’s cloth than unisex clothing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Awesome Men’s Clothing Trends

Men's Clothing TrendsWhether you will be shopping for yourself or have your favourite woman do it for you, there are many awesome men’s clothing trends that are happening this summer. You might have a couple of casual engagements to go to, but really want to concentrate on soaking up the sun and staying cool.

This year’s trends embody all of these characteristics. You can dress these trends up and down without ever having to sacrifice your comfort. Many of these looks are versatile and different from what you are used to and others will be surprisingly familiar for this summer.

Suiting Up for Success

Whether you are looking for a new job this summer or just to going on a summer date, the suit style is in. It never really went out for men, which can be a comfort to most, but some of the designs that these suits are carrying nowadays may be a little different from what you are used to. Geometric shapes and landscape designs are actually pretty awesome men’s clothing trends for this year. Some of the styles that you can choose from include modern suit styles, three piece suits and double breasted suits. Read the rest of this entry »

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