Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Many men prefer to dress in t-shirts and khakis or jeans, they will go to their closet and pull out a plain Hanes tee and “getting dressed” is done. I am married to a man who dresses like this and prefers that he wear a pattern on his shirt. So I designed a line of shirts for men. Here is a menswear tee that I refer to as “gone fishing”
This men’s tee is a loose fitting shirt that is perfect for men who are active. It is made from 100% cotton and is a heavier-weight, not paper thin but a good weight that appeals to men who prefer a shirt that is more durable. This shirt is perfect for working out in the yard or for wearing to go fishing.
My husband likes this quality made shirt with the double-needle stitching on the sleeve, neck, and bottom. The shirt wears well and is one of my husband's favorites.
My husband weighs 152 and is 5’11. He wears a medium and the fit is loose and comfortable. We laundered this shirt in cold water, permanent press cycle and dried on low heat. Took out of the dryer when the shirt was damp, shook it and put on a hanger. It did not shrink and looks as good as new.
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Leggings have come a long way from wearing to an aerobics class in the 1980’s to being a trendy pant to wear for every day, running errands, lunch with friends or to dress up for a cool party.
|Retro Style Legging by sgolis view pattern leggings|
Recently I designed a retro style geometric pattern legging and painted it with the colors pink, gray, black and white. The retro look was requested by a customer of mine who wanted it for her daughter to wear to college parties or to class.
What my customer liked about this style legging is that it could be worn with a variety of colors and it could be dressed up with a trendy top or it can be worn with t-shirt sneakers or flip-flops and matching monogram tote bag.
Unlike the ever-popular jean, this legging is super comfortable with the right amount of stretch that gives when you move and bounces back in shape, it never looks baggy or out of shape even after being laundered.
Here is a fashion set that I created to show my customer. The retro style legging outfit is a cool party look that can be worn to a party or every day. This legging will look fabulous on a teenager, college student or any women who love a retro fashion look.