Wardrobe

A wardrobe, also known as an armoire from the French, is a standing closet used for storing clothes. The earliest wardrobe was a chest, and it was not until some degree of luxury was attained in regal palaces and the castles of powerful nobles that separate accommodation was provided for the apparel of the great. The name of wardrobe was then given to a room in which the wall-space was filled with cupboards and lockers, the drawer being a comparatively modern invention. From these cupboards and lockers the modern wardrobe, with its hanging spaces, sliding shelves and drawers, evolved slowly. Etymological origins of the name can be traced to the Middle English rendering of the ancient French term, garderobe with the semantic import of a private store. Its more precise language origin is armoire for Francophone speakers. The 17th and 18th centuries marked the baroque period’s versatile exploitation of the wardrobe which helped it transmute to the modern type. In the Americas, oaken...
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Nargis Fakhri recently suffered a wardrobe malfunction. While walking the ramp her dress ripped down the front and middle and exposed more that she had wanted! more »
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THE DATING WORLD-FIRST IMPRESSIONS
BEFORE YOU GO ON A DATEWhen you go for a date ,you want to crate the best possible impression .So how do you do it?Here are some tips.1 Look at your clothes.Do you dress age appropriately?Does your wardrobe scream rich or sexy or uptight or casual or poor or insecure.2 Look at your shoes.Are they shiny or worn,fashionable or comfortable3 Look at your hair.Is it neat and becoming,stylish or simple4 Look at your face.Is your make up subtle or heavy?What about facial hair.Are you shaved?5 Look at more »
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