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The 60:90 Brazilian myth

Here comes Summer, the season for sunshine and beach, junk trips and water sports. Now one of the biggest headache a lot of people (women in particular), is finding the right set (or sets) of bikini. I am a strong believer in picking the right fit would work magic. Rather than having a “perfect” body shape, finding what actually compliments and work with your body shape is more important. Growing up as a professional swimmer, I have very precise requirement when I purchase swimwear. For me, most bikinis in the market are more made for sunbathing on the shore, or walking around the poolside rather than really being in the water ...
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My first São Paulo Fashion Week Experience -Adriana Degreas

Last week I was being invited to attend the São Paulo Fashion week in Brazil by Tex Brasil and Abit, and little had I known how it was going to turn out. [ABIT = Brazilian Textile and Apparel Industry Association, it represents the integration of the Brazilian textile chain. Founded on the early 1960’s, ABIT sponsors companies of every segment in the textile industry, including cotton growing, synthetic raw materials, textile fibers, spinning, weaving, knitwear, dyeing, printing and clothing. ABIT’s mission is to support the sustainable development of the Brazilian textile industry, representing its interests in the presence o...
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