Article 6 | About Thai Silk - Silk-Worms, a Production Monopoly ?
Silk is produced, year round, in Thailand by two types of silkworms, the cultured Bombycidae and the wild Saturniidae worm. Most production is after the rice harvest in the southern and northeast parts of the country. Women traditionally weave silk on hand looms, and pass the skill on to their daughters as weaving is considered to be a sign of maturity and eligibility for marriage. Thai silk textiles often use complicated p..
Article 7 | Pay for your Shopping by Mobile Phone
"Coffees, lunch and parking: new research finds shoppers happy to pay by phone for sales under £10"
Payment by mobile phones has been a long time coming, but new research suggests shoppers are finally making the swap from card payments to mobile.
Transactions of £10 and under taking place on mobile phones are causing a surge in mobile payments, according to online payment provider Skill as part of its The Futu..
●What is the meaning of Fashion?
(ie." is it IN or is it OUT ? " )
The prevailing style or custom, as in dress or behavior:
ie. In fashion.
Something, such as a garment, that is currently in-vogue:
ie. A swimsuit which is the latest trend.
The style characteristic of the social elite:
ie. A " Dedicated Follower of Fashion ".
To some, fashion is an art form, but to others, it is almost a religion.
But for most people it is a met..
A few Snippets about the Kaftan Dress - compiled without Prejudice !
“A kaftan is a long flowing garment that has long sleeves, and is ankle length. The kaftan in original form was made of either silk or cotton and usually worn with a belt or sash around the waist... Sleeves may be either long or elbow length.”
The Kaftan: An Islamic garment for men which is essentially an ankle length cotton or silken cloak. The Ka..