Importance of Fashion
The word FASHION in itself is very vast; it encompasses all that is glamorous and renowned. It has been an integral part of our society, culture and nation. It has touched every aspect of our lifestyle. Be it from the past to the present, from old to new, fashion has its own vocabulary, and has no set of rules.
1) FASHION UNITES GLOBE
Fashion has broken the confined of region and nation. Today, fashion has made world to become a smaller place. We can get a glimpse of fashion from anywhere around the world within few minutes. Fashion schools are inviting students from different countries to be part of their exchange programs. Thus the students are not only learning cross- countries fashion but also imbibing them in their fashion style.
2)FASHION IMPACTS & INSPIRE SOCIETY
Fashion impacts have transformed the society by modifying the rules set previously be it defining culture, setting trends, quashing unhealthy trend of glorified models and acceptance of plus sized healthier looking models. Lately fashion has brought in special need of kids on the ramp, which has given extreme confidence to these kids and has blown up kids fashion segment manifold.
3)PROFESSIONALISM LIVES ON FASHION
Formal fashion lends us an aura of professionalism and presents us more seriously in the corporate world; it is not just for the red carpet, and late night parties. Dressing appropriately and fashionably sends out the message to the people at your workplace that you are a thorough professional.
4)FASHION KEEPS HISTORY ALIVE
Fashion changes with time; it is inspired by art like, civilization, an era, architecture, music, artistry. Fashion is the mirror of history and modifications in styling according to modern society keeps the essence of an era alive in harmony with the old times. Some of us do keep an era alive by styling ourselves in boho chic , hip hop and punk styles.
5)FASHION REFLECTS CULTURE
Fashion is a predecessor of what has taken place in the society and a predictor of what will take place. Fashion has urbanized tradition and culture for it to be globally accepted. The beauty of apparels from world culture has enhanced by making them modern yet keeping the traditional values.
6)FASHION IS THE MEDIUM TO COMMUNICATE
Even before you talk to the world, your style speaks for you. The clothes you wear, the footwear you carry, the make-up you put on and the way you accessorise all speaks volume for you. The fashion industry is all linked to brand names, fame & money and are the means to communicate with rest of the world.
7)FASHION ENHANCES ECONOMY
Fashion industry is revenue generating industry in the developed and developing countries. The allied industries thrive on fashion industry. It create tons of jobs, right from garment to accessory and software designers, models, choreographers, show venues, photographers, crafters, workers, stage presenters, makeup artists, fashion stylists, all these contributes towards the economic betterment of the nation.