By Sandhya Jeremiah Dung

“People will stare, make it worth their while,” says TOM FORD, one of the most talented designers of all times. Well, who doesn’t love being well dressed on not just occasions but also on casual days? We often try our best to wear the most trendy and fashionable clothing. We follow fashion influencers on Youtube, search up inspirations on Pinterest, but still end up missing out on some basic important fashion tips that we should consider while dressing up. Even dressing up stunningly requires some amount of mastery and skill (which is why celebrities hire private stylists).

Obviously, some of us can’t afford stylists. But no worries, this article enlists some important Fashion Rules or Tips that’ll help you to level up your wardrobe (without spending money on Stylists).

Some important Fashion Rules or Tips to remember include :

Check you Closet of Clothes once in a Month

One of the key elements, towards maintaining your style is checking your closet and arranging it in a feasible manner so that you can locate your clothes. This will also help you find out what essential clothing items you don’t have. This step will also help you to provide a better insight into how you can mix up your clothes and wear them creatively.

Identify your Body type and choose Clothes accordingly

The most important tip to remember while buying clothes or styling yourself is to identify what is your body shape or your body type (such as Pear Shape, Hourglass body, etc.). This will gradually help you to find what best suits your body type and you’ll look better. 

Choose Clothes that embrace your Skin Tone

Similarly, don’t forget to take into account your skin tone, which varies from individual to individual. Although all kinds of shades work with every skin tone, there are specific shades of clothes that embrace one’s skin tone, thus, try choosing such clothes.

Get a Good Pair of Innerwear

A good set of innerwear is one of the most crucial aspects while deciding what you’re going to wear. Well, now you might be thinking why is innerwear considered essential! Innerwear makes a lot of difference in how your attire will appear from the outside as an entire piece. Hence, knowing what inner wear should be worn with what kind of cloth is very important. 

Plan what you are going to wear

At Fashion Walk shows, designers often plan prior to the launch about which model will wear what clothes. In everyday life too, planning prior to any occasion about what you’re going to wear, will solve most of your problems. You definitely won’t patiently decide about your ‘attire of the day’ when you’re getting late for the occasion, thus, planning ahead of time is considered important. 

Don’t feel Shy to try Different Clothing

From patterned clothing to clothes with funky or aesthetically pleasing prints. One important fashion tip is to keep on trying different kinds of clothes. You can even think of using accessories with your attire to look top-notch such as a scarf or some jewelry. Other important tips include layering your clothes (wearing clothes in layers, especially in winters). So yes!! Trying Different will definitely make you one great fashionable individual.

Be Confident about who you are and Love Yourself

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All the mentioned fashioned tips above would face a big failure if you don’t love every inch of your body or skin. Self-Love and Self-Acceptance are very important tools to build on the confidence any individual requires while wearing any clothing. A very crucial tip would also be, ‘Don’t feel strange about your different taste of fashion, be confident about whatever you’re wearing or planning to wear’.

“Let’s go for shopping”, I think this one sentence can drive some people crazy. You can make your wife or girlfriend, children even your friends ecstatic just by offering them this idea. Everyone loves to shop, their choice of the shopping stuff can be different but the excitement can be common just with a difference in levels of excitement. But we sometimes resist ourselves from shopping just after realizing the prodigious amount of bills. So in this blog, you are going to find how you can save money while shopping for your favorite clothes and utensils.

So here are some super tips which can actually help you in saving money

Tips to save while shopping for clothes.

If you are brand obsessed but it costs you so much that you can’t buy many things at the same time then the best time to shop is to wait for the end of the season sales. You can buy those things really at a cheaper cost because the discount offers are really good at these times.

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You can also try local markets, it’s a myth that the material and quality of clothes in local markets are cheap but that’s not true at all. You can also find clothes for your desire there.

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You can save money on clothes also by getting your clothes stitched by local tailors. These will cost you really nothing as compared to simple tops, shirts, and kurtas at outlets. You just have to select the fabric of your choice and design for your attire.

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Tips to save money on Accessories.

The best way to save money on accessories is to avoid buying them in pieces, try to buy utensils in bulk or sets. You can also try buying them from a person who makes utensils himself. You can get an extra benefit here like you can customize them accordingly and it is usually cheaper than that we buy from retailers.

Talking about the best time to buy accessories in India is to buy them at Diwali time. The shops’ offers are really good at that time. They launch different kinds of schemes and discounts.

In order to save money, you can directly buy accessories online from the manufacturers. Here, in this case, you don’t need to pay extra money that you pay to the retailers, and also the traveling and handling cost can be saved.

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Adventure in India

India is filled with lots of awe-inspiring places to enthrall and encourage visitors. And, given the huge expanse and sheer diversity of this South Asian country, there are lots of unexplored places. At a point when the ongoing pandemic will be over, the ideal way to revive you is to go for a holiday to discover unexplored India. Travel with your family or friends and explore untouched places, which are truly exciting and beyond anyone’s imagination. Here I am sharing my list of unexplored places.

Athirapally, Kochi

Athirapally is the largest waterfall in Kerala and is located 78 km from Kochi. The waterfall is at the height of 80 ft. located in the forest area and presents onlookers with a sight to behold. The picturesque Vazhachal Waterfall is close, only at a distance of 5 km, and is a part of the Chalakudy River. All of these together make a scene straight out of a movie. In fact, the song “Barso re Megha” from the film Guru (2007) was shot here, giving you all the more reason to visit this lesser-known place. This is a must-visit place in Kochi if you are looking for a peaceful escape for your tired soul. This place is for sure a movie adventure spot.

Roopkund Lake, Uttarakhand

If you are looking for some real mystery adventure, then Roopkund Lake is one of the best spots. Roopkund Lake commonly known as the Mystery Lake is in Uttarakhand. As the name suggests, it is a calm sight for sore eyes. Roopkund trekking, elevated on the laps of Mount Trishul, at an estimated height of 16,499 ft. Thousands of human skeletons discovered lying at the bottom of the lake, makes a distinct natural spectacle when the snow melts.

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Gurez Valley, Kashmir

Gleaming landscapes, musical sound of the river, and the continuous flowing cool breeze are some of the exhilarating features of Gurez Valley. More than a adventure valley, this is calm and a peaceful valley This beautiful location is situated near the Line of Control, which makes this place one of the safest lands in India. You can experience continuous patrolling and vigilance by the Indian Army, which can make your trip more exciting. If you love valleys and nature then this must be in your list of places to visit in India.

Halebidu, Karnataka

Halebidu is a town with a beautiful group of shrines, temples, and other ruined buildings. This city is known for its religious appeal. This place is a home of many temples like Jain Temple, Hoysaleswara Temples, and Kedareswara Temples. One should visit this place during Mahashivratri and Diwali to experience the enchanted Halebid.

Damro, Arunachal Pradesh

Damro is the home of the highest hanging bridge in Arunachal Pradesh. Going through this hanging bridge is a real adventure. A route to paradise, this place is bauble with bamboo houses, hanging bridges, and beautiful greenery. You can enjoy the view of harvested crops, an enormous area of paddocks, and pampas.

Chembra Lake, Western Ghats

In Wayanad range, there is a lake which is believed to be never dry out. Neither the high temperature nor the drought has been able to desiccate a bit of Chembra Lake. Another catchiest thing about this lake is its heart shape. Yes, you read it right, it is the only natural lake in India in the shape of a heart. This adventure trek is really worth it.

So, as is obvious from the account above, India is a land jam-packed with amazing adventure wonders. This land never fails to strike you with amazement and leave you to stun. Mysteries, miracles, picturesque lands that appear to be straight out of a fairy tale, you name it, India possesses it all. Make sure that you should visit at least some of these unexplored and captivating places. You are surely going to have unparalleled experiences worth cherishing for years to come.

Incredible India!

When it comes to social media, Twitter plays an important. Twitter is a well-used and widely used platform! However, the art of building a commitment to the canal is mastered by only a few.

What is Twitter engagement?

Twitter engagement promotes your tweets to a large specific audience. You publish your content and it is recognized! There are several ways a customer can interact by liking the tweet, retweeting your tweet, and responding to your tweet!

Here are some tips for increasing your Twitter engagement:

Tweet less than 100 characters: people these days are lazy and if you post long tweets they won’t find it interesting.

Post a tweet during the day – it will have the maximum reach, as many will get involved during the day and receive comments. People always get involved using Twitter when they find a gap during their work hours.

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Effect of hashtags: Hashtags create a higher visibility rate on Twitter. Hashtags serve as a keyword that others can find while searching. They tend to double their Twitter engagement. When you include hashtags, Twitter will give you some suggestions.

Share a variety of links – Be sure to share a variety of links on your account.

Reply: Try replying when someone tweets at you. When you don’t, you lose the opportunity to increase participation in your account.

Request retweets: add a call to action to your tweet; adding an “RT if you agree”, “Favorite and RT to your followers” provides a call to action for your followers/audience.

Tweet no more than 4 times a day – it’s generally believed that the more you tweet, the better traction you get, but it’s just a myth! Making more tweets a reality will look like spam on your follower’s Twitter timeline indeed!

Promote yourself: add your Twitter account in email signatures. Add your Twitter ID so your followers will recognize you. Embed a live Twitter feed on your website.

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Follow Down: You can follow similar-minded users. You can find the main Twitter users on Twitaholic. Overall, we find the top Twitter celebrities on the list, but once you scroll down, you can find top companies in their industries.

Use call-to-action words: You can include call-to-action words like “free trial here”, “download now” in your tweets. People tend to pay attention to these keywords that can increase their number of tweets on your account.

Recycle tweets – Don’t hesitate to post the same content multiple times. Reframe and report old tweets, especially if they were your audience’s favorites. This is one of the healthy ways of increasing Twitter engagement.

Organize a Twitter chat: Twitter chat would have questions that many people answer using the hashtag. It is moderated by someone and you can get suggestions and carry on your discussion. You can also host B2B chats that will increase your follower count.

Posting a contest: Posting a contest is free, as people love takeaways with attractive offers or gifts. You can provide them coupons.

Commun-it – ​​This is used to build relationships. Building relationships is important in Twitter engagement. Give full details like who you are following, who you should probably follow.

Were these Special tricks helpful? So go ahead and apply certain tactics to interact. Applying these also increases your engagement! If it worked for you let us know in the comment section.

Also, check out these 23 Strategies to Increase Your Twitter Engagement

Feeling tense and exhausted is common in many people who don’t spend a lot of time relaxing. Without taking time for yourself, stress builds up gradually. Instead of getting exhausted and exhausted, take a break and look for some quick, tried, and true stimuli.

Relaxing your body:

Take a hot shower or bath.

Warm water helps relax muscles and increase circulation. So it offers some of the same benefits as getting a massage or can of exercise, but it’s inexpensive and you won’t run the risk of increasing it for a couple of hours like intense exercise can. Light some candles, play soothing music, and soak in the tub for at least ten minutes.

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  • The bath is a good time to meditate or practice mindfulness.
  • Make sure you don’t do anything that can make you fall asleep. Don’t try to meditate in the bathroom unless you have experience and know that you will be alert.

Change into your most comfortable clothes.

Take off those work or school clothes and wear something comfortable and soft, like cotton or linen. You will instantly feel more relaxed.

Do light exercise.

It may sound counterproductive to relaxation, but exercising helps you clear your head by burning off all the mental energy saved during a long day at work or school. Try going for a walk, yoga, or stretching for at least 20 minutes.

  • Walk around the block or in a nearby park if there is still light outside. (Don’t walk alone at night). Better yet, take your dog with you and both can do much-needed exercise.
  • Do some yoga poses. The child’s posture, in particular, is ideal for relaxing the body after a long day.
  • Stretch it out. If your body feels really tired, just spend 20 minutes doing deep stretches to loosen up your muscles and keep them from running all day.

To keep yourself relaxed while traveling.

Try progressive muscle relaxation.

This exercise will help you to relax both your body and your mind. If you do this regularly, you will begin to notice when the different muscles tighten throughout the day so you can immediately relax them and avoid the build-up of stress in your muscles.

  • Start by lying down in a quiet room.
  • Choose a muscle, such as your left hand, and squeeze it as much as possible for 5 seconds. You should make a tight fist that feels uncomfortable and can be tight enough to shake it off. However, be careful not to cause gunshots or severe pain, which can cause serious damage.
  • Exhale as you quickly relax the muscle. Pay close attention to the difference you feel between a tight and a relaxed muscle. Stay relaxed for 15 seconds.
  • Move on to the next muscle group and repeat. Do this for all the muscles in your body.

Choose fun distractions

Call and spend time with your friends or with your loved one.

If you have a family at home, do something special together when you get home, especially if your time together is limited. If you live alone, set up a date or phone appointment with your best friend or mom or brother just to sign up and share some laughs.

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Being in the same room with a family member does not mean that you are spending time with them. Pay attention and don’t get stuck on the TV or your iPad

Practice your favorite Hobby.

Regardless of what you like to do, have a short, long task ready to do on a given night so you’re more likely to get involved in something fun after a long or difficult day. If your day was primarily physical work, choose a mental hobby, and vice versa.

  • Start a new sport by joining a league or taking a class. Martial arts are fun and help train your mind to pay attention to the moment. If you like Frisbee, find an Ultimate Frisbee league near you that practices several times a week.
  • If you spend most of the day active, try something like painting or woodworking. Build a ship model, learn to cross-stitch, or paint an abstract scene focusing on colors and textures.
    Listen to relaxing music or sounds of nature.
    Buy or download a CD with instrumental music, such as classical or light jazz. Or try a recording of nature sounds. Singing birds, waves breaking on a beach, a stream, etc. There are many options.
  • Any type of music you enjoy will work, as long as it promotes peaceful feelings and happiness. If the rock is your favorite genre, you can try slow ballads or some classic rock on louder and more dissonant sounds.

Get a nice coloring book and nice pencils or art markers.

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Adult coloring books are a big trend right now, and you can easily find one at most craft and office supply stores, shopping malls, or even online. They are more intricate than the coloring books you had as a child, and are often printed on good quality paper. Buy yourself some multi-colored pencil sharpeners or pretty art pencils for under $ 20 to make it truly delightful.

Get out if you can.

Especially if you’ve been working indoors all day. Sometimes called “ecotherapy,” spending time in nature helps restore your mental energy so you can be productive again tomorrow.

  • It’s better to get a little exercise if you can, but even sitting outside on a lawn chair or on your porch will help you relax. Bring a cup of herbal tea and an ottoman to lift your feet.
  • Get a rocking chair for your porch or deck, if possible. Turn on a small fan if it’s a warm night without a breeze.
  • Use some citronella candles to keep insects away in the summer. Having a fan blowing on you will also help keep flying insects out of your personal space.

Read a book or magazine.

Reading is a great way to relax and stop thinking about all the things you did or did not do during the day. It is also a wonderful way to get ready for bed since a book does not require time in front of the screen. Pick a novel you want to read and reserve 30 minutes before bed to read a chapter or save your magazine subscriptions for this time of day.

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  • Listen to an audiobook if you prefer. Visualize the action and settings in your head while sitting or lying down comfortably.
  • If you prefer to use an electronic reader or tablet, try using it without a backlight, if possible. A simple Kindle-like screen looks like a page from a book, and many tablets have settings where you can adjust the lighting to look more like paper than a screen.
  • Horror books or intense mysteries may not be the best to read before bed. Use your own judgment: If you will keep you awake thinking about it all night, save this title for a day off and pick something cheery.

Covid-19 – Should I travel or not

“A man of ordinary talent will always be ordinary, whether he travels or not; but a man of superior talent will go to pieces if he remains forever in the same place.”- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

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They are the most elite. They are goals overlooked by most explorers or natural hotspots offering new motivations to return. Before that, let’s focus on some of the most effective methods to travel securely during the COVID-19 emergency.

Indeed, even as the coronavirus cases continue to flood, a portion of the limitations regarding the lockdown has been loose. As on May 25, household air travel was restarted, and travelers were solicited to follow the stringent from precautionary measures, and using face veils/face shields were made mandatory. Practicing social distancing is an unquestionable requirement.

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There’s no denying that coronavirus will most likely leave an imprint in transit we live and travel. A portion of the measures being embraced to forestall the spread of COVID-19 while flying is to rehearse social distancing on flights by leaving the center seat empty, air entertainers, and different specialists wearing PPE veils and suits to stay away from infection.

The Germiest spot

In-flight meals have been discontinued and sanitizers have been made an absolute necessity as well. With the pandemic grappling the world at serious risk, it has placed numerous plans in peril.

From get-away to different outings, traveling has been to a great extent precluded. There is likewise consistently the danger of falling wiped out, considering flights are viewed as perhaps the germiest spot.

Is it that necessary ?

At the present time, traveling has been confined or recommended for just the individuals who find it extremely basic. At the point when you think of a plane, the hazard runs high-it’s a shut domain where it tends to be genuinely simple for any germ, or coronavirus to raise. Considering the break of the current episode, coronavirus infection cases began to increase with traveling cases, which can make anybody stress.

How to travel in the hours of Coronavirus? 

The world has turned littler, out of nowhere, with COVID-19 bringing it to a grinding stop. A larger part of nations over the world have gone under complete lockdown to forestall the spread of COVID-19, with Antarctica being the main content that has remained liberated from infection.

The virus flare-up has additionally prompted disturbance in the, in any case, the cheerful universe of travelers, most having to remain at home and practice social distancing. Be that as it may, at that point, there is no stopping those chomped by the travel bug. In light of that, we have the most secure way by means of which you can go out traveling in the hour of COVID-19.

Make a nitty-gritty itinerary of the spots you need to visit, encounters that you need to have there. Presently, attempt to show your outing and fly away to an ideal outing in your fantasy. No lockdowns in your manner now.