ARTICLES RELATING TO CLOTHING

14 ways you're ruining your clothes without realising it

2019-01-13 15:11

Spending money on clothes you love, only to have them not last can be frustrating. You could be doing these things to ruin your clothes.

How do I get that red wine or tomato sauce stain off my new white blouse or leather shoes?

2018-12-21 11:59

Eat, drink, dress up and party. What else is there to do during the festive season? But what happens when they all collide?

Going barefoot gives SA kids an edge over Germans – but that may backfire later in life

2018-10-26 11:38

In balance and jump tests, South African children who typically don't wear shoes outperformed German children who usually do – but that advantage could become a burden in later life when SA's often broader feet meet European-style narrow shoes.

Watch: This company is designing robotic undergarments that enhance strength, endurance, and even posture

2018-09-11 09:04

A company called Seismic is designing powered clothing fusing apparel and robotics.

4 Hot spring fashion must-haves

2018-08-28 16:40

With spring just around the corner, we’ve rounded up four style items to add to your wardrobe.

Ties are 'socially desirable strangulation', scientists say – and you probably shouldn't wear one

2018-07-11 07:44

Men who wore ties had less blood flowing through their brains, according to a recent study.

I've been wearing the same 'work uniform' every day for over a year — here's how it makes me more productive

2018-05-31 14:40

Work uniforms are more common than you realise — plenty of people wear suits every day. Having a work uniform can save you the stress and money of choosing and buying work clothes. Here’s why I wear basically the same thing every day.

‘Clothing sizes in SA are ridiculous’ say W24 readers – and they’re not just women!

2018-05-11 10:46

We asked you to share what your experience of the sizing issue in our local stores is like and here’s what you had to say.

“I built a minimalist wardrobe and it kinda sucked – here’s why”

2018-04-24 16:57

It's a lot of the "same-same", very little "different".

Fashion waste: this is how long it takes your clothes to decompose

2018-01-18 17:29

Thiking about tossing old clothing in the bin? Don't. Not even if it's shredded, stained or no longer on trend.

 

I dressed like some of my favourite art works – and now I’m truly in the festive spirit

2018-12-21 13:20

When ‘dressing for the occasion’ is inspired by bold and bright modern and local art.

Foschini Group stocks climb over 2% on half-year results

2018-11-08 15:15

The Foschini Group on Thursday released its half-year results, reflecting headline earnings per share growth of 8.3% to 506c.

Meet the Joburg designer whose R950 custom-made jeans caused a Twitter storm

2018-09-15 11:06

The price of his jeans sparked a furious debate about the cost of local clothes.

The #MakeMySize movement calls out fashion brands for not making cute plus-size clothing

2018-08-31 00:00

Body positivity campaigns have brought about a lot of much-needed changes, but this call for fashion brands to up their offering shows we still have a long way to go.

“I can’t come out tonight, I already took my bra off” - is your bra holding you back?

2018-07-26 09:32

Don’t believe that underwear pain should be a fact of life when the support you need is just a store visit away.

So many outfits ideas that'll go perfectly with your new dad shoes

2018-06-22 15:21

We are all about this shoe, 'ugliness' and all.

Are you wearing the wrong shoe size? Here are the risks

2018-05-22 15:10

Convinced yourself you're a size 7 instead of a 7.5? It could be pretty dangerous.

Debunking the 'fat girls can't and shouldn't wear tight clothes' myth

2018-04-25 11:41

Local plus size clothing label lets curvy girls slay hard.

A medium at Woolworths? You’re actually a XXL at Mr Price. Why SA’s clothing sizes are crazy

2018-03-20 15:25

Sizing charts of South Africa’s large clothing retailers show wild and confusing differences between different brands.

I hosted a clothes swap - and took away much more than ‘new’ clothes

2017-12-07 12:57

We tested the 'one person's trash is another person's treasure' theory. Here's what happened.

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