TAILIEUCHUNG - Clothing preferences of elderly women

The focus of this paper is to analyze the elderly and the market to help them to buy more suitable garments. With the increasing in the average age of populations across the world and extending life expectancies, the designers should consider in terms of designing and manufacturing of more functional and fashionable clothing. The potential for supplying improved fit and functional garment for them should be considered. In this paper, from this perspective, the discourses of making an assay of the elderly markets are relevant to the elderly to do more objective selection about their cloth. Based on elaborating the elderly themselves and the market roundly, permitting to improve the elderly‟s fitting perception of a garment. The special requirements on fabric properties and design applications and their relevance to the provision of functional and aesthetic clothing are to meet their special needs. | 2019 8 3 1813-1818 EXCELLENT PUBLISHERS International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences ISSN 2319-7706 Volume 8 Number 03 2019 Journal homepage http Original Research Article https Clothing Preferences of Elderly Women Vivek Singh Nisha Arya Neha Chauhan and Sarita Devi Department of Textile and Apparel Designing I. C. College of Home Science CCSHAU Hisar Haryana India Corresponding author ABSTRACT Keywords Aesthetic Clothing Elderly Fashionable Fit Article Info Accepted 15 February 2019 Available Online 10 March 2019 The focus of this paper is to analyze the elderly and the market to help them to buy more suitable garments. With the increasing in the average age of populations across the world and extending life expectancies the designers should consider in terms of designing and manufacturing of more functional and fashionable clothing. The potential for supplying improved fit and functional garment for them should be considered. In this paper from this perspective the discourses of making an assay of the elderly markets are relevant to the elderly to do more objective selection about their cloth. Based on elaborating the elderly themselves and the market roundly permitting to improve the elderly s fitting perception of a garment. The special requirements on fabric properties and design applications and their relevance to the provision of functional and aesthetic clothing are to meet their special needs. Introduction Clothing is one domain that protect to cover and to beautify his her body which is of great importance that is supposed to fulfill both functional and symbolic needs of the consumers Nandini and Jeevananda 2015 . Clothing influences a person socially psychologically and emotionally Arya and Singh 2017 . Clothing that is neat and clean fits well and feels good can boost anyone s morale. Clothing should be appropriate for the person for whom it has been