5 leather jackets to have

Leather jackets have their roots in traditional utilitarianism, even though they are frequently associated with stylish bad guys. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, leather jackets were mainly used as practical apparel. Motorcycle jackets were initially designed as safety gear as they would protect the wearer from road accidents in the case of collisions and offer insulation and warmth while riding. However, a few styles have dominated the leather jacket market for years.

3d ago| Food & Recipes

World Cup Football 2022: Get your customised cakes from The Flourist

Located in Gulshan 2, The Flourist is a bespoke cake studio. To celebrate the Football World Cup 2022, The Flourist has launched their themed cakes and cupcakes for fans to choose from! You can now match your team's t-shirt with your cake. Available in a wide range of flavours, the price of cake starts from Tk 2310/800g. A box of 5 cupcakes is priced at Tk 1200.

Nibir Adnan wins an award as Best International Male Model

The renowned Bangladeshi model, Nibir Adnan Nahid has recently won the Model of The Year International (Male) award at the British Bangladesh Fashion & Lifestyle Award 2022 ceremony held on 3 December 2022 at The Tower Hotel in London. The event was organised by the British Bangladeshi Fashion Council (BBFC), an award-winning, social enterprise that aims to support individuals who want to pursue careers in the fashion and creative industries, in association with the London Tea Exchange.

6d ago| Life & Living

5 ways football players celebrate victories

You might be a great fan of football. A lot of people are; it’s the most popular sport on the planet for a reason, but players are even more ardent fans of the game and it’s no shocker. For us it’s a game, a thing to love. For them, it’s so much more. For the players, it’s a lifestyle. So, it’s no wonder that players love to celebrate their victories. Here are a few ways that players celebrate their victories and achievements.

The timeless midi skirts

Back from the 90s when it almost monopolised the party fashion scene, the midi skirt is trending again in celebrity wardrobes. Recently, Akshata Murthy wore it and we say, if it’s good for the Prime Minister’s home, it’s good for us. But the question is, how do we style it? Despite its popularity, the average fashion savvy woman still has a hard time styling this timeless piece. Fortunately, fashion experts and experienced stylists have some tried and tested tips.

Top 5 fashionable shoes for men this winter

The right shoe tells a story. It reveals a person's personality and conveys his personality to others. Additionally, appropriate shoes are a must-have for any ensemble. In fact, selecting the right shoe for a man's suit is harder than finding the right clothing. This is because there are more categories and possibilities for shoes than there are for men's clothing. Do not worry if you ever feel like you do not know enough about men's shoes or need ideas for a new wardrobe; this article is ideal for you.

November 29, 2022
November 29, 2022

NCCI hosts webinar on “FDI in Logistics Sector”

On 27 November, 2022, the Nordic Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) in Bangladesh hosted a webinar to celebrate the launch of its white paper “FDI in Logistics Sector.” The online event was a follow-up of a daylong event about the same topic which was held in May, 2022. The webinar was graced by Salman F Rahman, MP, Private Industry and Investment Advisor to the Honorable Prime Minister as the chief guest as well as Winnie Estrub Peterson, Ambassador of Denmark who represented the Embassies of Denmark, Norway and Sweden. In addition to that, several business leaders, foreign dignitaries, government stakeholders, regulatory bodies, policymakers, and advocacy coalitions were present.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Ultimate FIFA 2022 Game Day Snacks

There is nothing better than sitting in front of the TV, tuning in on the latest football games, and digging into your favourite supply of snacks. With FIFA World Cup 2022 now in full swing, it's time to start collecting the ultimate snack ideas you can easily munch on with your friends and family while watching the games! No matter which team you are rooting for to win (or lose), these delicious game-day snacks definitely pack a punch and satisfy every taste bud and desire!

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Stunning new collection from Monereen for winter dawats

One fine evening, while going back home after finishing her classes, something just clicked in Aambereen S Zaman. A dream of owning her own design brand that she had been pushing down for so long; she just could not keep postponing it anymore. And that moment was the start of Monereen, a brand that was launched in 2018. Within just a few years, they have been successful in getting the attention of fashion enthusiasts.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Top 5 Winter Skin Care Tips

Winter is quite possibly the harshest season when it comes to our skin. Because of the lower humidity and colder temperature, our body loses out on a lot of moisture, causing loads of damage to the skin. To prevent that outcome, here are the top 5 things you can do to take care of your skin this winter.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Recipes for a classic Chakma lunch platter

A typical Chakma luncheon is simple but nutritious. Traditionally, from blanched boiled vegetable dishes to herbed less-oily fish, and meat served with a plate of jhum cultivated steamed rice, the food choice of indigenous people of Chittagong Hill Tracts changes every season. We have more than a hundred varieties of seasonal vegetables and fruits that grow around the year all over the hills. From sweet fruits to sour veggies and bitter herbs to spicy chillies, all of the distinctive flavours of the different ingredients are found on our lunch platter.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

The Week of Italian cuisine in the World 2022: A celebration of definitive Italian food culture

Mediterranean culture is known for its exquisitely vibrant cuisines that give you a delicious blend of foods made with finely sourced ingredients while making sure the food will be wholesome and healthy. With a view to promoting Italy's food production and gastronomic traditions abroad, an annual themed event called ‘The Week of Italian Cuisine in the World,’ was created in 2016 by Italy’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation's Directorate General for Country Promotion.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Pregnancy and motherhood: Confessions of a ‘not-so-perfect’ mother

Dreams relating to motherhood began quite early in my life. It was mostly inspired by pregnancy photoshoots with celebrities like Brooke Shields, Kirsten Dunst, and Demi Moore. These ladies made pregnancy look like a piece of cake. With their long and thick hair resting on their shoulders, and finely manicured hands cradling their perfectly shaped bellies – everything looked handpicked, as if from a favourite fairy-tale.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Rules for wearing plaid pants!

Plaid pants have been around for a while and have a reputation for making the wearer look smart and preppy. These tartan-patterned trousers bring an edge to your look whether you opt for a funky colourful get-up or rather stick to a subdued, retro look.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Football superstitions, rituals, and curses

Football is an exciting sport. It is intense, physical, and loved all over the world. Modern football has seen many changes and modern technology is being used more and more to improve the game experience but even something as grand as football has its fair share of superstitions. Football has some interesting superstitions and even some ‘curses’ as well. Are the curses true? We don’t know for sure. Are the superstitions valid and does the ritual leave an impact on the result? Once again, we cannot say with absolute certainty. But then again, if we could, they would not be called superstitions. Either way, they might seem illogical to many but they sure make football more interesting than it already is.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Ronaldo and Messi’s chess photoshoot: 5 interesting facts you didn’t know

On November 19 luxury brand Louis Vuitton released a new brand campaign featuring the two greatest legends of the football world, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. With no ball in sight, both players appeared to be engrossed in an intense game of chess on top of a chequered Louis Vuitton suitcase. When we say, this one photo quite literally broke the internet in a matter of hours, we are not exaggerating. However, it turns out that there is much more to this photo than meets the eye. Curious yet?