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Designer of the day: Roy Halston

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Roy Halston Frowick, as known as Halston, was known to be an iconic outfit designer of the 1970s. Moreover, his design known to be sexy, yet elegant when it comes to dresses were a major staple in American discos.

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In the 1970s, Halston became an iconic clothing designer. Moreover, this designer was born on April 23, 1932, in Des Moines, Iowa. In fact, his first trial in designing was in hats designing. However, the things that made him famous, were his dresses. In fact, the dresses he designed were sexy as well as streamlined, and appropriate to be worn to high-strung nights on a disco floor. However, after spending two decades of dressing the jet-set, the designer was diagnosed with AIDS, and he passed away in 1990.

Professional Career

Carmencitta MAgazine - Designer of the day Roy Halston.3Halston’s hat designs were the reason for him to be brought to whimsy. In fact, he used everything to decorate coifs, hoods, and bonnets such as jewels, flowers and fringe. Moreover, it took him one year to be hired in order to serve as head milliner for a luxury retailer called Bergdorf Goodman. Furthermore, the one who made him famous was Jacqueline Kennedy, who wore a pillbox hat of his design to her husband’s presidential inauguration in 1961. As a result, his clients became ones of the well-known people in that time such as: Rita Hayworth, Liza Minnelli, Marlene Dietrich and Diana Vreeland.

Women Wear Designing

Carmencitta MAgazine - Designer of the day Roy Halston. 1In fact, he began designing women’s wear in 196. Halston offered a perfect look for the famous women of his era. Moreover, His works of design were known to be for sexy, yet elegant. Additionally, in 1972, Halston introduced a simple shirtwaist dress that was made from a fabric that was durable as well as washable called “Ultra suede,” for the fall season. In fact, it was only two years later that he offered the world his most famous dress that was his trademark, “The Halter Dress”.

Hair mistakes men often do

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The most important thing that men look for is efficiency; a thing that will make their lives easier and takes no time. However, they forget that some things need more time and more financial investment; such as hair. Too often, men make mistakes when it comes to their hair, because for them, it’s faster and easier. If by mistake, you are doing the following three things, you need to immediately stop, because they have a bad effect on your image, and on your hair.

Growing your hair too long

Carmencitta Magazine - Hair mistakes men often do 1While most men think it is appealing, growing your hair does not fit with all face shapes. In addition, it takes too much effort, care, and time. Shorter hair styles need the opposite, take no time, and no effort.  Moreover, if you are one of them men who grow their hair in order to hide bald parts of their heads, do not do it! This will make your hair look thinner, and your baldness more noticeable, and it is not cool!

Carmencitta Magazine - Hair mistakes men often do3Applying too much product

This is one of the things that most ruin your hair. If you are in a young age, try to limit it because applying too much product on your hair, often leads to baldness. Moreover, applying too much hair gel, was, and other products, is the same as wearing too much clothes at the same time, and it makes you look like an amateur.

Doing a hair style just because it is trendy

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One thing you have to put in your mind; your hair quality will not always be like the ones celebrities and models have. Do not do a hair style just because Neymar did it, or because you saw it online. In fact, your hair quality, and your hairdresser should decide which hair style you should have.

 

How to wear ankle boots with your jeans

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Winter is almost her, and your beautiful winter outfits will soon come out and be out in your closets. Moreover, who can deny that, a stylish casual day outfit with ankle boots and jeans is a bad thing? In fact, most women do not know how to wear their ankle boots with jeans. This is why, we have gathered some tips for you on how to nail the perfect ankle boots and jeans outfit this winter.

Roll the cuff of your jeans just above your boots to show them off.

Carmencitta MAgazine - How to wear ankle boots with your jeans 2There is something that most women do not know; there is no need to reach for your skinny jeans every time you’re in the mood to wear ankle boots. In fact, you should try to change things up. However, first we should tell you about your skinny jeans; cuffing denim above the ankle instead of trying to tuck them into your boots, gives you the chance to wear straight leg or boyfriend jeans, too.

Fold the hem of skinny jeans inward.

Carmencitta MAgazine - How to wear ankle boots with your jeans 3Keep in mind that if your jeans are too long to really show off your boots, you can go to option 2, and fold the hem inwards so you can tuck them in. This way, the fold will be invisible. In fact, this trick works best on your skinny cuts and will make you look like you’ve had your jeans tailored to the perfect length. Moreover, this trick should be done right before you actually pull the jeans on, and an extra tip; iron the cuff in order to make sure that the crease stays sharp and flat all day long.

Rip your hem.

Carmencitta MAgazine - How to wear ankle boots with your jeans 4If your hem is bothering you, or it is too long, all you need to do is pull out a pair of scissors and snip your skinny denim to crop them at the perfect length to show off your ankle boots. Make sure that you use a tape measure and pencil in order to mark exactly where you would like to cut.

How to Wear a Blazer

A blazer is one of the must haves in every man’s closet. In fact, if you know the proper ways to style it, a blazer can be wearable for every occasion you could ever imagine, as well as for every season of the year. Moreover, a blazer can sometimes cost you a big amount of money. However, this makes it a better reason for you to wear it on more occasions. It is appropriate to be worn on weekends, office days, weddings, as jacket, and many more. Here are some tips on how to wear a blazer.

Carmencitta Magazine - How to Wear a Blazer 2With a T-shirt and a pair of jeans

Are you tired of ties and collared shirt? They are not the only thing to wear a blazer with. Moreover you can get rid of them, keep the blazer, and wear a t-shirt underneath. However, you should stick to a neutral color with no prints such as black, white or navy. Additionally, pick a shirt that has a rounded neck so that you feel more comfortable. In addition, try to find a shirt that is slim fit so that you avoid bulkiness. Add a nice pair of jeans and you are good to go!

Carmencitta Magazine - How to Wear a Blazer 3jpgRoll Neck & Wool Trousers

In fact, if you want to wear a blazer in winter, you can easily do it by paring it with a knit, the roll neck. Just like the t-shirt, the roll neck keeps you from wearing a tie. In fact, to make the look more comfortable and good to look at, keep the roll neck shirt neutral and let the texture do the talking. As for the pants, if it is autumn, you can go for a lighter color. However, if it is raining outside, go for trousers who have a darker color and a thicker fabric.

 

Fashion Designer: Perry Ellis

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Perry Edwin Ellis was born on March 3, 1940, and passed away on May 30, 1986. Moreover, in the mid-1970s, Perry created his sportswear house that was eponymous. Ellis influenced fashion industry to the extent that he was called “a huge turning point”. In fact, the reason he was called like that is because he introduced new patterns and proportions to the more traditional men’s clothing’s market.

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Perry Ellis was known as an innovative fashion designer. Moreover, he was born on March 3, 1940, in Portsmouth, Virginia. When he was a teenager, he moved to New York, after working for a sports wear shop. In New York, Perry launched his own company, “Perry Ellis Sportswear” and his brand quickly became a popular. Unfortunately, he passed away on May 30, 1986, from complications associated with the AIDS virus.

Legacy

Carmencitta MAgazine - perry-ellis-designer 2After his death at the age of 46, his designs and line were still worn by his fans all over the world. In fact, even to these days, his designs are continuing to be a big part of the fashion world and landscape. In addition, his company is still working and producing outfits and fashion items.

Moreover, Perry Ellis, before he died, had a small family. He was in a relationship with a television writer and producer called Barbara Gallagher. In addition, the couple decided to have a baby together. In 1984, Tyler Alexandra Gallagher Ellis, their daughter was born. Unfortunately, she was born only 18 months before her father’s death.

Carmencitta MAgazine - perry-ellis-designer4In addition, Tyler, the daughter, in 2011 showed the entire world that she and Perry are blood related when the girl released a beautiful collection that consisted of 13 handmade fashion handbags. In an interview, Tyler said “He was about work, and a perfectionist, and I feel like I know him” .

Signs of aging and how to stop them

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Ageing is one of those things that you pray won’t happen but come to recognize as inevitability. That doesn’t mean you can’t take steps to stem the tide. Sure, it’s impossible to stop time, but you can press pause on your skin’s apparent aging. For all of you men, it’s not about looking 20 years younger. It’s about looking healthy and rested and the best version of you.

Here you are some the most obvious signs of ageing and solutions about how you late signs.

Graying Hair

Carmencitta MAgazine - Signs of aging 2Men fear going grey even more than they fear baldness or being overweight. But while dyeing hair might seem like the obvious remedy, for men it’s fraught with difficulty. The solution is using a fine comb to subtly blend color into areas of the hair that have lost their color. That will give you more natural look than applying dye to the whole head.

Wrinkles

Carmencitta MAgazine - Signs of aging 3Men’s skin tends to age more slowly than women’s. But once a man hits his forties, and the ageing process really kicks in, the signs can be a lot more noticeable. To late your wrinkles you need to know your skin aging enemies. They are the sun, smoking, stress, sugar and alcohol.

Carmencitta MAgazine - Signs of aging 4Thinning Hair

Beginning from the scalp, gently pull a small hank of hair all the way to the tips of the hair. If more than six hairs come out, you have a thinning problem. The best cut for thinning hair is the classic short back and sides with a bit of texture added to the top.

Age Spots

The little clusters of melanin are a dead giveaway of your age. Numerous products exist to help fade the spots, but they often take months of continued use to reap benefits. This is why prevention is always better than cure. The best prevention is a usual use of a sunscreen and face scrubs.

 

How to Womanly Wear Timberlands

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Winter is already here, and we are seeing on social media accounts like facebook and instagram, girls wearing their timberland boots in a very stylish way. However, when we buy them and wear them, we notice that we look like a boy. This is why, we have gathered for you today, some tips and styles that fit with your timberland boots, and how to womanly wear them while still looking feminine and stylish.

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If you are a woman, you have surely woken up one day, and decided that you want to get dressed like a boy. This is where the timberlands mostly fit. All you need to do is grab a legging, pair it with an oversized white shirt, and add your timbs.

Carmencitta Magzine - How to Womanly Wear Timberlands 3For a smart/casual mood

Looking for smartly and casually styling your boots? Get those skinny black jeans out of the closet, add a white simple t-shirt, and throw on your khaki bomber jacket! Here you are. You will look as casual as it can get.

For a classical mood

Looking to give the impression of a winter vibe? All you need to do is pair a check shirt with light denim jeans and Timberlands. This look is a must-try for anyone wanting to achieve those cool, casual winter vibes.

Carmencitta Magzine - How to Womanly Wear Timberlands 4For a Dress mood

Who said that timberlands do not go in a good way with your timberlands? In fact, a simple flow white dress with a hat and your timberlands are a very stylish match. Moreover, you can add a girly backpack to complement the whole look.

Carmencitta Magzine - How to Womanly Wear Timberlands 5For leather mood

In fact, leather leggings are the only thing that never goes out of style. Moreover, those leggings fit perfectly with your boots. All you need to do is pair them with an oversized coat, a winterish hat, and add those boots.

How to wear a wide leg trouser

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The wide leg is now an emerging trend in men’s. Men are looking for the comfier outfits, quality fabrics, and tapered ankle. Wide leg trousers are available in wool, cotton and technical fabrics. Moreover, with button-up, elastic or rushed waists. In fact, today the relaxed trouser shape has become friends with the other comfort-driven changes in menswear: soft-shouldered suiting and longer, roomier outerwear. Who said that fashion has to be pain? Keep on reading this article, as we have found the right ways to wear a wide leg trouser.

Carmencitta Magazine - How to wear a wide leg trouser 2Fabric

Just like regular and slim fit, wide leg trousers come in typical, previously known, pant fabrics. These fabrics vary from fine to thick depending on the season and occasion they are worn in. In fact, trousers with wide legs need structure. As a tip, you should buy one that has wool as fabric; wool garbadine is a great quality. This quality gives the trouser the weight it needs. In addition, you can wash it in the washing machine and wear it the next day. Moreover, wool is perfect for both summer and winter.

Carmencitta Magazine - How to wear a wide leg trouser 3Color

In fact, wide leg trousers are better if bought in darker colors such as grey, black, camel, and black. Moreover, patterns add a step-up for the wide leg trouser such as: polka dots, checks, and pinstripes.

Fit

The fit depends on the formality of the trouser. In fact, most of them will sit slightly higher on the waist. Moreover, front pleats are another stylistic choice; they come as flat front or a single pleat, and the choice depends on your taste.

Carmencitta Magazine - How to wear a wide leg trouser 4Wear it perfectly

In order to wear those trousers in a perfect way, add a blazer or a waist jacket, a low profile pair of shoes, and use a trouser that is cropped. This is today, one of the most worn outfit for men who are into fashion.

 

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