“Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.” Fashion is the style of wearing clothes and ornaments. Fashion is the art of designing and wearing simple, elegant, differently styled, and appealing fancy robes. A fashion establishes a trend among people following it. Fashion designers create new types of clothes using new technology, fabric, stitching methods, specific to the height, weight, size, and complexion of the people porting the robes. Fashion is used often to indicate richness and stylishness. Fashion is catching up in India. For a common man it means nothing. Rich people want to impress their followers by chasing new fashions, even if they are crazy. Fashion designers design inner clothes, clothes worn on top, shoes, chappals, night wear, casual wear, winter wear, marriage wear, party-wear, caps, wrist bands, watches, perfumes, necklaces and ornaments. All these should together be matching, harmonious and suit the occasion for which they are meant, to be appreciated and sold.
There is a separate TV channel for the fashion. Paris has been the center of fashion and perfumes. Often we read about fashion shows held in various cities. IIFD (Indian Institute of Fashion Design) in Hyderabad gives degrees in fashion design. It is a lucrative career for the youth today.
To be a fashion designer, one needs to be creative, consistent, quick, knowing the client mentality, and likes and dislikes.
Often young boys and girls try to buy clothes and ornaments similar to movie stars. Many women in middle ages try to buy clothing similar to those worn by actors or celebrities on TV.