The Shapeware Stories

Ways to tap into the upside of Social Distancing and Staying at home

Ways to tap into the upside of Social Distancing and Staying at home

Fear and anxiety brought about by the quarantine can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Isolation and boredom can turn everyone antsy and testy, it wouldn’t take much to ignite a precarious situation. With schools and offices all out, meaningful activities that can be shared by everyone, kids, teens and adults, are crucial to keep everyone preoccupied and entertained. So, what are the things we can all do while in quarantine? While some activities could be downright childish, the keyword here is “fun”. Get with the program, you might just be surprised to find the child...

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Stuck at Home or Safe at Home: Coping up with a lockdown

Stuck at Home or Safe at Home: Coping up with a lockdown

  As weeks of extended quarantines are imposed by governments worldwide, people are ordered to stay at home, and in doing so, save lives. But broken plans and schedules, scarcity of supply and indefinite isolation is starting to unsettle people and is making everyone anxious. In these trying times, it is important to remain calm and focused and suppress the buildup of negative thoughts. Think positive. Are you stuck at home or safe at home? There’s a big difference in how you look at things, it’s that half full, half empty expression about being positive or negative, and in this...

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Stay Active While at Home

Stay Active While at Home

As the threat of the pandemic becomes more and more a reality for most of us and we contain ourselves indoors, our normal existence is disrupted and so are our eating habits and health regimen. But, it is now more than ever that we have to keep our immune system up and our body and minds healthy - this isn’t the time to turn into slobs, tempting as it may be.  And as anxiety grows over the uncertainty of how long the virus would run its course and wreak havoc in all aspects of our lives, it would be a...

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What Shapewear is Really all About

What Shapewear is Really all About

Is shapewear really necessary? Not really. But, if you want to achieve that near-perfect silhouette in that amazing outfit you’re planning to wear, if we’re being realistic here, you need some help. In an ideal world, it’s best to sweat the extra weight off and eat healthily, but if you’re caught in a situation where you would have to wear something glamorously form-fitting and fast, shapewear can give you that instant help. But then again, we’re not telling you what you should look like. Your body is perfect just the way it is and you don’t need to win anyone’s...

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Dress your leggings to look fab and not drab

Dress your leggings to look fab and not drab

The reason for the popularity of leggings has gone beyond fitness and flattery. Where comfort is still the foremost motivation, the leggings - aside from being functional, is prized for its versatility. Still stuck with the notion that leggings cannot take the role of pants and should never go beyond the confines of the gym or the home because they leave nothing to the imagination, detractors argue that leggings are simply not fit to be worn out in the open. Outfit Ideas Leggings are quite versatile. You can dress them up for work, day meets, and night outs. A tasteful...

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