Do you have powerful or compelling emotion
or feeling of love toward clothing? If yes, you may
actually have a true passion for fashion.
Please do not be alarmed... The
passion for fashion is not a disease. However, it can most
certainly become dangerous if not carefully watched.
Most people can maintain a very comfortable and productive lifestyle while at the same time, carefully managing their passion
for fashion. But please beware of the hidden dangers and
warning signs. If not managed properly your seemingly
innocent desire for fashion and style, may lead you down a long
and costly path. Unfortunately, shopping for
clothing is legal in most parts of the world. This fact
spells danger for fashionistas who have an excessive desire for
all things fashionable.
If you are
concerned that your passion has been going to far, please ask
yourself a few simple questions:
Do you buy a new article of
clothing at least once every month? (If you buy clothing
once a week or once a day, please skip this section, you are
definitely addicted to fashion and should seek help immediately)
Do I prefer viewing fashion online then
speaking with your significant other?
When dreaming of winning the lottery,
does your fantasy consist of the fact that one of the first
things you plan to do with your winnings is to purchase a new
Do you feel
compelled to finish reading your fashion magazine before you
feel compelled to provide food to your children for dinner?
(With the understanding, you are not starving your kids, but
maybe only delaying the meal a bit...)
If you are not already a famous fashion
designer, do you think that you will be some day?
When you were a child and you received
from Santa Claus a sweater instead of a toy, were you actually
If you were
expecting your loved one to propose marriage to you at dinner,
but you learned of a sample sale from your favorite designer
being held that same night, would you cancel your dinner date?
If you have said yes to any of the above
questions, you do have reason to believe that you have a passion
are concerned that you may have an obsessive passion for
fashion, please do not be alarmed. You are not alone...
If you wish to consult others with a similar addiction, you can
introduce yourself to other addicts at the
Please understand that it is not a bad
thing to have a strong love or desire to hold draping garments
in your passionate hands. Holding every stitch with
boundless enthusiasm is not necessarily a reason to be ashamed.
Having a passion for fashion is a healthy obsession.
According to Apparel Search, you should
always maintain and enthusiastic devotion to fashion. Buy
it, design it, or simply look at it. Either way, make sure
you enjoy it.
by ML at Apparel Search
April 27, 2008