The skin suffers constant aggressions: makeup, pollution, excess sebum … These are factors that negatively affect your health and, therefore, your appearance. For this reason, eliminating all the impurities that accumulate on the skin during the day is essential to recover a fresh, luminous and soft complexion. » Read more
It really is possible to make affordable pieces of clothing look more expensive and here’s how.
Elevate finishing flourishes
We all know that finishing touches can make or break an outfit and the same can be said for small design features such as zips and buttons. Swapping inexpensive looking plastic buttons for trimmings that look more refined can completely transform an item of clothing in just a few minutes.
Only wear garments that look brand new
If your favourite item of clothing has a stain or imperfection that you can’t fix yourself, try taking it to your local dry cleaner to see if they can restore it to a like new condition. Similarly, if you notice a loose button, thread or hem, it’s likely that other people will notice as well. Ensuring your garments look new will immediately make your ensemble look more polished and put together.
Tailor every garment
An affordable garment can very easily end up looking considerably more expensive than a designer item if it fits your body perfectly. Something as simple as having the hems of your maxi dresses altered can make it look like they were made for you. maxi dresses are online at AX Paris and if you fall in love with a piece that isn’t immediately perfect, taking it to your local tailor before putting it in your wardrobe will always be worth the extra effort.
Extend time between washes
Keeping your clothes clean is important but this Cleaning Institute article suggests that you can get several wears out of certain items before they need to be washed. Washing fades colours and causes additional wear, which will ultimately impact longevity. If you notice a small stain, try spot cleaning it before throwing the whole garment into the washing machine. Similarly, if you notice an item has a scent but is otherwise clean, put it in the freezer overnight and it’ll be gone by morning.
Avoid intentional distressing
Distressed fabrics and trimmings can very quickly look old and tired, especially when the garment was extremely affordable to begin with. Although ripped jeans generally look great at all price points, other forms of distressing are much more difficult to pull off convincingly. When you’re shopping, if it doesn’t look completely credible and well executed, put it back on the rack and look elsewhere.
This March, Kia puts on sale its new family member, the third-generation Kia Ceed Tourer, which will be an important model for the brand, not so much because of the volume of sales of this type of cars in our market, but rather which represents for Kia now that the Kia Carens disappears and, therefore, takes over as the most familiar option of the offer.
This Tourer version, which in other countries is called SW or Sportswagon, is the third model of the current Kia Ceed family (the fourth comes in October), after the five doors and the shooting style Proceed. The most outstanding? Its huge trunk, of 625 liters. And we have tested it. » Read more
Bathroom scales are the nth gadget that has become intelligent, although this meaning should refer to something more than sending the weight to the mobile. With these devices we can know parameters such as BMI, body fat, history, add profiles … that help us to know in detail how our body is to help us stay fit or lose weight.
This purchase guide analyzes what features can be found in the smart scales that are in the market and the most prominent models. » Read more
Among the various trends that are peeping into this New Year and that will help you plan the wedding of your dreams, there is the one of the banquet. Here are ready for you 7 must-have must-haves that you cannot ignore!
We are now accustomed to the moment when fashion houses launch the new collections of wedding dresses, we have the antennas bristled to understand what will be the nuance that Pantone will launch in the new year to color the stands and bouquets of flowers but today we want to dwell on a very precise appearance. What will the trends that will accompany the wedding banquets in 2019? An article of pure inspiration in which to start dreaming and designing starting from these 7 points. » Read more
The Food Market is a typical European institution dedicated to good food. There are hundreds of them, almost one for each city, and it is the place where local vendors come to offer their gastronomic products. Whether it’s raw materials, like meat, fruit or vegetables, complete dishes in all respects or street food, the markets will offer you all the facets of local culture. You cannot say that you have visited a city unless you first stop at one of these food temples. » Read more
7 must have in the bedroom of the newborn, useful since the early days and that, eventually, can be included in the birth list for those who decide to do it.
Many of the purchases that are made for the newborn reveal themselves, in the long run, totally useless and many objects that seemed to be essential become in reality cumbersome and annoying since the early days. » Read more
Smart plugs are versatile devices that allow us to control any device that we connect to them: a router, the heater, the heating … so that we can turn them on when we need them, even when we are not at home.
If they are already useful, when they are part of a domotic ecosystem to turn our house into a smart place like Google or Apple, the possibilities increase a lot. » Read more
In my house we have always been animal lovers. We have had cats, dogs, turtles, hamsters, chicks, rabbits, and even birds. What very few people understand before buying a pet, is that these beings who love you without asking for almost anything in return, need a lot of care. In addition, they are a great responsibility for the family. » Read more
Jeans is the piece of clothing par excellence, there is no wardrobe that does not have at least a pair of jeans inside. Trousers are certainly more practical and comfortable to wear but there are different models and types. Let’s find out which is the most suitable jeans model for us!
Jeans is the most used clothing item by women, not only for its comfort but also for its extreme versatility. It can be made sporty, casual, elegant, it is, in fact, adaptable for any occasion. » Read more