Mainly printed on light, airy fabric, this plaid often uses bright colors and a unique pool of designs making them perfect for any summer outing. The name comes from a region in southeastern India where this plaid got its start.
A woman's one piece swimsuit.
A short, unfolded, standing collar style on a top, dress or jacket.
A style of shoe that features a buckled strap across the instep. Originally, Mary Janes were flat, made of patent leather, and meant for children, but they now come in a variety of heel heights and materials, and are worn by all ages.
A dress with a hemline that extends far below the knees.
Category: Maxi Dresses
Worn across the body and anchored by an adjustable strap, the messenger bag is a large, rectangular carryall featuring a buckled or snapped front flap. The bag and its name take after the satchels used by couriers, from old-time Pony Express riders to modern-day bike messengers.
Millinery is the design, crafting, and sale of hats.
A fiber made from the hair of Angora goats.
Marked by slender, curving waves of ribbing that create a ‘watered’ effect, moire is a stiff, weighty fabric whose intriguing appearance is either a result of varying warp and weft tension during weaving, or running the finished fabric through heated and/or engraved rollers.
Photo: Marvic Textiles
A monk shoe is characterized by a closed toe and wide buckle across the tongue, instead of laces.
Characterized by a closed toe and wide buckle across the tongue instead of laces, monk shoes are a stand-out among simple brogues or loafers this fall. They were first made popular in the 1940's, and have had frequent revivals ever since (and I can guess why).
Designs created using one color in combination with white, or various shades of one hue.
A woman's one piece swimsuit in which the bikini-style top and bottom are attached by way of fabric down the center bodice.
The iridescent inner substance of a pearl oyster's shell, which is often used for garment accents such as buttons or jewelry.
As in mottled knit of a sweater. Marked with spots of different shades or colors
A typically closed-toed shoe with an open heel. Also known as slides.
Hat with downward-sloping brim, resembling the cap of a mushroom.