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what is a kimono and how to wear a kimono

When traditional fashion fuses with contemporary style, beautiful things can happen. At Contrado, we love creating exciting clothing, which inspires our customers. One of our favourite pieces is the kimono. This adaptable and beautiful piece has been designed in-house. It combines influences from the classic kimono jacket, and mixes them with the versatility and simplicity of […]

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best fabric for underwear and lingerie

When it comes to the best fabric for underwear, it will all depend on your….desired usage, if you know what I mean. From sexy babydolls to the more practical slips for defining your shape, lingerie can be worn alone or as underwear. Making your own underwear is an empowering sewing project, especially as you get to make something perfectly fitted to your […]