fashion

  • Business News

    Thai PM introduces indigo fabric to top Italian fashion houses

    Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin has introduced Thai indigenous indigo-dyed fabric to leading Italian fashion ateliers as part of the government’s initiative to boost fashion commerce and trade exchanges with Italy. Currently on an official visit to Italy until May 21, the 62 year old prime minister met with fashion heavyweights Zegna and Loro Piana, and engaged in discussions with the…

  • Lifestyle

    The impact of recycling fashion in 2024

    Fashion enthusiasts are now choosing to recycle their wardrobes where they mix old-school vibes with the latest trends. The satisfaction comes from the creativity of piecing old and new clothing together which also contributes to the health of the environment. Bringing back recycled fashion hits two birds with one stone – we get to be trendsetters and do our bit…

  • Lifestyle

    From fabric to fit: The art of tailoring at Narry Bespoke Tailors

    If you’re a menswear enthusiast in Bangkok, chances are you’ve heard the name “Narry Bespoke Tailors” before. Narry Bespoke Tailors has consistently been one of the top bespoke tailors in Thailand, and for good reason. Opening its door for the first time in 1977, they’re the living proof that bespoke tailoring is a timeless art that never goes out of…

  • Thailand News

    Fashion brands linked to brutal slaughter of reptiles in Thailand (video)

    Undercover investigators have leaked a video and shocking images that uncover the horrifying truth behind Thailand’s reptile farms, which supply major fashion brands like Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Louis Vuitton. The footage reveals a grim reality of snakes being mercilessly slaughtered by farm workers wielding hammers, questioning the ethics of fashion brands. In a disturbing sequence, workers are seen…

  • Lifestyle

    Tying the pieces together with the awesome history of shoelaces

    Shoelaces might seem like a small part of our daily lives, but they have a surprisingly rich history that stretches back thousands of years. From the first discovery in the Areni-1 cave to the invention of aglets that revolutionized the lace, these strings have been tying together not just our shoes, but stories of innovation and necessity. It’s fascinating to…

  • Thailand News

    Fashion subcommittee’s shocking resignation rocks national soft power strategy committee

    The entire fashion subcommittee of the prestigious National Soft Power Strategy Committee (NSPSC) handed in their resignations last night, leaving the committee in turmoil. The fashion moguls, including sustainable fashion activist and subcommittee president Kamonnart Ongwandee, cited insurmountable challenges in meeting the policy goals set by the ruling Pheu Thai Party, compelling them to prioritise their businesses. The bombshell resignation…

  • Lifestyle

    Transform your kicks with these creative laces and Laceez

    Ever thought about taking your sneaker game up a notch? Sure, picking a pair that screams “you” is one thing, but diving into the world of unique lacing styles? That’s where the real fun begins. It’s all about turning the ordinary into something extraordinary, and guess what? You’re about to become a pro at it. What is the proper way…

  • Lifestyle

    Fashion Hacks: Step up your style with Laceez

    Ever glance down at your feet and feel like something’s just not clicking with your outfit? We’ve all been there and it’s often the little details that often make or break a look. Most people see shoelaces as just functional but don’t realize that they can be a fashion statement as well. Slip on your favorite shoes without the hassle…

  • Lifestyle

    Finding the perfect fit: Best shoe stores in Bangkok

    Thailand’s capital city, Bangkok is renowned not only for its lively street scenes and rich cultural heritage, but it’s also a haven for shoppers. With a diverse range of high-end brands and local markets, the city caters to every budget and taste. Footwear, in particular, is a hot favourite among both locals and tourists. This piece will take you on…

  • Crime News

    Thai investment scammers sentenced to 1,155 years in jail and 145 million baht fine

    A major investment scammer and his accomplices are facing a significant legal consequence for their involvement in an investment scam that took place between 2020 and 2021 which caused the damage of over 1 billion baht. The court has sentenced them to an astounding 1,155 years in prison and imposed a hefty fine of 145 million baht. Between November 23…

  • Things To Do

    Where to get plus-size clothes in Bangkok

    Krungthong Plaza is unquestionably the place to go if you’re seeking plus-size clothes in Bangkok. A refuge for plus-size clothing may be found at the wholesale fashion mall. There are almost 600 shops and an unlimited variety of well-chosen fashion items inside the 4-story building. Of course, the sizes they offer are the mall’s best feature. From S to 8…

  • Bangkok News

    Thailand’s retail giant Central plans 100 billion baht investment by 2026

    Over the next 5 years, Southeast Asia’s largest retailer plans to invest 100 billion baht to grow its business even more. The Thailand-based Central Retail Corporation Pcl, which has more than 20 department stores and shopping centres across Thailand as well as two outlets in Indonesia, says the investment, which is around US$3.03 billion, is aimed at increasing revenue and…

  • Sponsored

    Thailand International Boat Show to kick-start luxury tourism revival

    Press Release International boat brands, superyachts, supercars, luxury real estate and more are on display to thousands of expected visitors from Thailand and overseas. Phuket, Thailand, 29 October 2021 – The Thailand International Boat Show will take place at the award-winning Royal Phuket Marina from 6-9 January 2022 and is set to attract thousands of high net worth individuals from…

  • Thailand News

    Thailand News Today | Thais praised for Covid response, Travel Stimulus doomed, Alcohol Ban | Dec 18

    Final day of the week and a busy week of news. Please catch up with our other information videos at our YouTube Channel. While you’re there, please subscribe and click the bell for notifications. Thailand’s top epidemiologist warns against shortening quarantine Whilst the CCSA announced yesterday they were going to conduct yet another enquiry into shortening quarantine for arrives in…

  • Crime News

    Police arrest woman for allegedly selling fashion dental retainers

    Police arrested a woman for allegedly selling and fitting fashion dental retainers and braces. They seized equipment used for making dental casts and retainers found at her home in Ratchaburi and charged 27 year old Mukda Luanrod with illegally fitting fashion dental retainers. The woman has allegedly been selling the retainers on a Facebook page under the name “Cherdchu Retainer”…

  • Thai Life

    Thai doctors warn about the dangers of fashion braces

    Those in Western countries don’t typically look back fondly on teenage years with a mouth full of braces and painful trips to the orthodontist. But in Thailand, having braces is seen as a symbol of wealth. They’ve even become a fashion trend with many fake braces being sold illegally (yes, really!). Thai doctors are warning about the risk of serious…

  • Thai Life

    Asia’s trash couture – Thailand and China’s recycling supermodels

    “He inspires others to challenge the norm, to break the mold, and to explore new and exciting possibilities.” Apichet “Madaew’” Atirattana grew up among the rice fields in Thailand’s Isaan region. Growing up as a teenager anywhere is a challenge. But deciding to take your village trash and turning it into high-fashion was always going to turn heads. That’s what…

  • Thai Life

    Thai-flag footwear NOT ok

    Thai social media is all in a lather today after photos of the latest fashion footwear in Paris were posted depicting Thai flags on the shoe designs. Well, so they thought. Not only were they outraged and angry, they are demanding apologies and jail for the perpetrators. But a legal spokesperson in Thailand points out that these are foreigners parading…