The Shapeware Stories

Do you need to wear underwear underneath your shapewear?

Do you need to wear underwear underneath your shapewear?

At some point, the question may have crossed your mind and you’ve probably asked around for an answer. We’re jumping in with our two cents and hopefully provide clarity of sorts. And just like any other question, answers would depend on who is being asked.  Makers of body shapers feel that wearing underwear underneath your shapewear is a tad superfluous and goes against the shaper’s principle which is to create a seamless line beneath your outerwear. The additional layer of fabric traps heat and creates additional bulk, unflattering lines and lumps.  Most shapewears are specifically designed to eliminate the need...

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Your leggings as your perfect travel outfit

Leggings Travel Outfit

Your leggings as your perfect travel outfit

If you’re one of those people who’ve opted to take advantage of the holidays to embark on a trip, lucky you. And whether you’re a plebe or a seasoned traveler, getting to your destination can easily become excruciating if you wear the wrong travel outfit. Traveling is a thrill and you want to get to where you want to be fresh and ready - or something close to that. The key here is to have the least bit of stress when in transit, and the best way to achieve such a state is to be as comfortable as you can be,...

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Picking the best pair of leggings

Picking the best pair of leggings

Thanks to female celebrities sporting the form-fitting bottom wear, leggings have never been so popular and have become a wardrobe must-have. Chic with a blazer and ankle boots, versatile for any occasion, functional for office or gym wear, and extremely comfortable throughout the day.  There are a number of options and brands to choose from, but what should you be looking for in perfect pair of leggings? Posterior Lifting There has been a spike on the frequency of ads showcasing leggings, owing to its growing popularity. Interestingly, the focus for its selling feature is generally on posterior benefit. Well and...

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What to wear to your holiday parties

What to wear to your holiday parties

The glitter of multicolored lights and tinsel hung on window panes herald the holidays, and with that distinct chill in the air is the warm promise of gaiety - parties, here and there.  Where some fetes would be simple, in-office celebrations, others may be more intricate after-work events that would require a more serious wardrobe attention. Well, the latter takes a lot of planning and is set well ahead of time so you have a chance to get ready, and spend more, I suppose. Office parties for some companies are usually held during the working hours which of course doesn’t...

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And Yet More Reasons To Go Leggings

And Yet More Reasons To Go Leggings

Think Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid, head turners in crop tops, bomber jackets and high-waisted leggings. These gorgeous bottom wears are not just perfect for your daily workout and usual routine, but smashing as a fashion statement - sexy without baring your skin and confidently glamorous at work or at play.Not all leggings are created equal.Finding that perfect pair that won’t budge, bulge and thin out where they shouldn’t, and would stay comfortable all throughout the day is not easy. Also the best compression leggings can withstand a lot of wash and wear and still compress without restricting. And then...

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