In the ecological framework of our times, the issue of polyethylene vs. polypropylene bags and products, in general, became increasingly important in the past years. What are these polymers? How useful they are and what we should know about the bags made from such materials are questions we will answer today. Moreover, if you throw in polyester into the equation, things become even more complicated. To clarify any concerns about the use of these materials, we will offer you today a guide on these polymers.
Fall is just around the corner, so we think that it is not too soon to prepare for it. The good news is that this year’s upcoming college fashion trends point to clothing that is actually wearable. From unusually vibrant color pallets for the autumnal season to revamped vintage prints and garments such as the houndstooth and the trench coat, there’s a garment, color, or texture on everybody’s liking during this fall/winter rotation.
While trend forecasting comes with a generous margin of error as not everything you see on catwalks is fated to jump into the mainstream, we have let the latest fashion shows and online fashionistas to be are trustworthy guides.
Have you noticed that tie dye has become all of the rage? It seems everywhere you look (especially on social media) someone is wearing tie dyed in some sort of fashion. Tie dye is not a new technique or look. It’s been around since the mid 1960’s. Like many fashion trends, this one has come and gone throughout the years. Typically, when trends come back, they are altered a bit to infuse some freshness and uniqueness into them.
With Covid-19 still ever present in all of our lives, mask wearing and hand washing has become the new norm. When we leave our houses we grab our phones, keys, wallets, AND our masks (which are now part of our normal routine). Most of us have been looking forward to the warmer summer months to take a much-needed vacation with our family, friends, or significant others. However, many of those planned vacations have become canceled due to Covid-19.
The embroidery process of decorating canvas bag is one of the oldest technique used to imprint logos and messages on tote bags. The process involves strands of threads of various colors sewn on the fabric to create a text, design or an image. The threads can be used to create various patterns and lengths to produce arrays of various visual effects.
Jute is a sustainable, beautiful source we use to make plenty of homeware and fashion items. Just like canvas and cotton, burlap is versatile and increasingly present in our lives. But you surely wondered what to do with burlap tote bags, tablecloths, and even soft burlap drapery when they get dusty or dirty. Cleaning jute is a bit more difficult than maintaining canvas for instance, but it is not impossible. Today, we will learn together how to wash burlap and enjoy your beautiful items for years to come!
Some men are extremely delighted to receive a smartphone charger as a gift, while others seem to not want or need anything. Buying gifts for men, beyond the classic bottle of refined alcohol of taste is very difficult sometimes. If you are on a budget, things can get even more complicated.
We imagine that there aren’t people out there who don’t know what is polypropylene. After all, this thermoplastic polymer resin is one of the most popular plastic varieties in the world, with plenty of commercial, industrial, and even fashion applications. However, when it comes to polypropylene non-woven fabric and the escalating environmental concerns, we have to discuss the eco-friendliness of non-wovens, as they are some of the most popular eco-friendly alternatives to other materials. So, today, we will analyze non-woven fabrics, polypropylene, and their environmental advantages.
It is not news anymore that the clear bags policy has taken plenty of U.S. school districts and venues by the storm. Depending on the angle from which you watch things unfold, you can see the advantages brought by the clear book bags for school (concerts, festivals, and events), or the disadvantages as presented by the people who have to wear them: the students. Today, we will try to take a 360-degree look at the policies in place and the clear book bags and try to understand them better.
If you are a bag fanatic, then you are aware of the versatility that a tote bag possesses. It is perhaps the most universally used bag in the accessories industry. Canvas tote bags are a fantastic choice to own because they are fashionable, functional, and easy to clean and durable.