Rich Summer: Environment In Fashion


To find a pair of earbuds or headphones that are comfortable yet don’t compromise on design or sound quality can be quite a feat, and the right device can make a world of difference. Because we know how important (and difficult) finding the right sound-accessory is, we’ve done the research to determine which headphones top the charts. Whether you are a runner, swimmer, or varsity couch potato, breeze through our roundup below to find the best headphones for whatever you’re into — working out or not.

 

The latest product to hit First Flight, Sony's own crowdfunding platform in Japan, is a smartwatch called the "Wena Wrist." What's a Wena? It stands for "wear electronics naturally," apparently, and takes the form of a fairly traditional-looking watch. The Wena Wrist focuses on three main features — an NFC wallet compatible with the Japanese Felica standard; notifications through vibration and a customizable LED light on the band; and activity tracking, which seems to work the way you'd expect except that the app is only for iOS.

From the boundary-breaking Kenzo World fragrance ad to Alicia Keys's decision to go make-up free - not forgetting the return of the Pob and the time Kim Kardashian said she was "over" contouring - 2016 has been a busy year for beauty. Look back at the most memorable moments here. by LISA NIVEN Vogue

BrandGear Canada’s state-of-the-art embroidery center allows us to execute jobs quickly, as well as with unparalleled precision and quality.

    

In 1904, the Cooper Underwear Company ran a magazine ad announcing a new product for bachelors. In the “before” photo, a man averts his eyes from the camera as if embarrassed; he has lost all the buttons on his undershirt and has safety-pinned its flaps together. In the “after” photo, a virile gentleman sports a handlebar mustache, smokes a cigar and wears a “bachelor undershirt” stretchy enough to be pulled over the head. “No safety pins — no buttons — no needle — no thread,” ran the slogan aimed at men with no wives and no sewing skills. Someone in the U.S. Navy must have seen the logic in this, because the following year, the quartermaster’s office specified that sailors should wear undershirts with no buttons under their uniforms; soon thousands of men became acquainted with the comfort of the cotton pullover.

Always trying to keep current on the latest trends, and this includes menswear, too! Recently, I was fortunate enough to speak with Lévi Uwi, president and designer at Uwi Twins Fashion. Lévi shared with me his top tips for menswear this spring and his inspirations.

Sportswear brand Puma has announced a multi-year partnership with Rihanna. The pop star will also become “creative director” for the company’s women’s business as part of the deal.

Michael Jordan's insight into Tiger Woods in 1998 is looking truer by the second

Golf is a precision club and ball sport in which competing players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course using as few strokes as possible.