Skin & BodyFaceHealth & FitnessHair
Latest Articles - Luxury

How To Wear A Wrist Watch Properly – The Lesson of Style

When purchasing watches, no one is questioned with how to wear watches, actually. This appears to be logical and rational. Nevertheless, the simplest things happen to be complicated sometimes. Everything is made from details and details sometimes mean far more than the whole. People who really wander how to wear watches properly exist and they are really concerned in this issue.

Cigar Lighters – Torches To Splash Delight

The Cuban leader Fidel Castro, a revolutionary Che Gevara, politicians Winston Churchill and Bill Clinton, writers Somerset Maugham and Mark Twain, the actor and the political figure Arnold  Schwarzenegger – these names are well-known and these figures are best known to the world for their political, social, literary and other achievements. Moreover, the abovementioned people highly esteem cigar smoking and, thus, they come as people who own the greatest number of tools and accessories so requisite for this leisurely process and among others there are cigar lighters.

Crystal Glass Tableware – A Song of Crystal

In the light of a variety and availability of glass items, glass ware is still appreciated by plenty people, especially when it comes to cut glass. The cut glass produces a long, lingering and musical tune when you put your finger at the cut-glass edge. So, in Japan the craftsmen make unique musical instruments. A crystal violin, completely transparent, is estimated for fifty thousand USD. Crystal glass tableware is not so much expensive though it is able to produce the charming, unique and so brittle music providing it is properly cared.

Popular Articles

Hair snood: a quick fashionable alternative

Thursday, 15 January 2009

hair snoodHair snoods are one kind of decorative nets usually used as fashion items. Stylish women wear snoods on top of hair at the back of head that carry a unique mode to their hairstyle. Snoods typically hold different designs, colors, patterns, shapes and sizes that are in fact bring some glamour on the whole attire of women who would always like to go with up-to-the-minute. Nowadays snood is not only a hairnet or merely netting to hold hair or even to keep hair in place but it stands for something more to present you and your hair style.

Started a long time ago

Although the trend of wearing snood started a long day ago at the medieval age, it became popular especially in the course of renaissance (1800s). But the new versions of snoods have also appeared on different time and era.

It is heard that the women lived in Elizabethan England wore snoods adorned with beads, pears and other jewels matching with their dress-up.

In the decade of 40 (20th century), working women by and large wore snoods as for saving their hair from the possibilities of getting captured with machines. After 50s, women started to wear snoods in outdoor trips, swimming and cleaning activities, riding a car with removable roofs and so forth. Afterwards its uses have gone beyond just like as a headscarf. Today, snood even becomes a ready-to-wear and of course a time saving style to the modern women.

Where it worn

Snood is like a small cape that sometimes takes brim or not. Snood keeps a knot at the back and slightly elastic. However, modern snoods are being changed having a beautiful outlook seen in fashion shows, film, stage shows, celebrity programs, gorgeous fairs, weddings, sport yards and somewhere else. 

This hair accessory gives an attractive look for the women who maintain especially bun style (hair coiled at back of head) or long hair styles. At the same time, snoods are also nice fit to short hair.

Make your dreams successful

To make a chic hair style, there is no doubt, wearing a fashionable snood could make your dream successful. But it is also mentionable that wearing a snood effectively plays a key role. However, you could maintain the following sequence:

  • Make your hair tangles or snarls free first
  • Tie your hair in a bun or ponytail style or simply leave the hair loose
  • Just wear a choosy snood and bend it flexibly
  • If you wear snoods over long or heavy hair, you could use extra bobby pins, decorative clips and even barrettes, if necessary, for placing the snood fixed
  • Hairspray could be applied just for keeping the hair in right place underneath the snoods and
  • Finally do not forget to stand in front of mirror and to see your trendy look before going out.

Snood style

There are some common snood wearing styles where ‘fully Covered Snood Style' (covering most of the hair) and the ‘Nape of the Neck Snood' (low down, familiar for prom haircuts and wedding hairdos) are the two popular ones.

Snoods are available in different fabrics and designs. You can choose your perfect one from a variety of fabric styles included Batiste Cotton, Cotton, Crochet, Denim, Lace, Lined, Onion Skin, Peach Skin, Polyester, Rayon, Satin, Sheer, Silk, Suede, Velvet, Jacquard Band, Mitpachat, Self-Tying Snoods etc.

Cotton - most common one

Cotton is used in almost all outfits because of its natural fiber, breathable and easily washed features. That is why the cotton is the most common fabric in snoods.

Denim - for cold

Though denim is usually appropriate for jeans and jackets worn in cool season, less weighty denim available in stretch, indigo, poly cotton, is also used for head covering made especially for chilly. Sometimes, snoods made by denim fabrics are blended with Lycra in support of adding some elasticity. 

Polyester - drape well

The snoods found in polyester mix fabrics are very soft and comfortable to wear. They will be very relaxing head covering and also be draped well.

Sheer snood - eye-catching beauty

Some snoods are manufactured with graceful sheer fabrics including voile, Georgette, dotted Swiss, organdy, poly sheer and so on that are popular for their free flowing stunning beauty.

Moreover, velvet made snood could be a perfect style for you in special occasion that are also worn as warm and comfortable wear.

Where it found

In spite of having some tempting facilities, it is a bit frustrating news that snoods are not available to all stores. Only some top fashion houses keep snoods for particular customers. Nevertheless, its uses and familiarity are increasing day by day. Some designers introduce new styles of snoods in different shows while Christian Lacroix's name can be mentioned here as for example who did this work in a spring shows in 1994. 

Not the less

It is not the less important to know the system how snoods are open and close before putting them on your head. In this case, you could make sure just visiting particular web sites provided snood items along with tips and warming.

Md. Asraful Alam

Add New RSS
Write comment
[b] [i] [u] [url] [quote] [code] [img] 
< Hair Stencils - decorating your hair with sexy mood   Celebrity Hairstyles >
Who's Online
We have 3 guests online
feed image
feed image
feed image
feed image

Lost Password?
Latest Articles - Fashion

Men’s Slim Fit Shirts – Special Sensuality

A student or a business man, shirts are found in the wardrobe of any men living a social life. Anyone following fashion tendencies owns a pair of slim fit shirts for any occasions to distinguish against other common shirts. This kind of shirts is less trendy for mature men since the design of shirts requires fit and athletic torso which is rarely available with men over 45. Men’s slim fit shirts are good to fit with any suits, in loose manner, tightly fit in trousers.

Lingerie – Alluring and Stretchy Fashion

Lingerie for women was just the plain underwear until the 20th century when it became the mean self-expression, as the subject of esthetic admiration. A piece of lingerie seen in between the women wear looked quite shocking to be shame and no one thought of designing luxury items based on lingerie, leaving alone works of art. Today every woman dreams of having a pair, or even more, of luxury and high quality lingerie to associate with sexuality, sensibility and attraction with male.

Latest Articles - Beauty

Lancome Magnifique: Glory in a Chic Bottle

Lancome brand is appreciated globally as one of the most recognizable manufacturer of perfume and body care cosmetic products. Lancome is the brand to boast with the assortment of scents appraised by lots of women from all over the world. That is not the triumph for a day. That is the niche the brand keeps as the manufacturer of classic fragrances. So, Tresor launched in the 50s, the legendary and so romantic Poeme, and delicate Attraction that is demanded beyond the time. In the year 2008 that Lancome house presented another fragrance, Lancome Magnifique.

Elizabeth Arden 5th Avenue - Symbol of 90s

Florence Nightingale, also known as Elizabeth Arden globally, became the real revolution-maker in the cosmetic industry. The brand Elizabeth Arden estabvlished by Graham, was the one of the first companies that produced natural and high quality cosmetic products, indeed, acknowledged by the royal persons. Moreover, the decorative cosmetics are at last accepted in the political society thanks to the brand founder.