2016, VOL. 2 ISSUE 3, PART B
It is a universal phenomenon that dressing/clothing has an effect on the personality of an individual. One’s attire/dressing is said to be an important part of the personality representation as it gives the first impression on the others. It is found that the fashion element is a prominent pointer while having on new dresses portrays a sense of belonging/an impression before another person. Dressing is considered as the factor for representing the social status of the person and many people of our culture and country believe in this view. Being in the fashion league, adopting the to-date fashion makes one look trendy and stylish.
Herbert Spencer said, ‘The consciousness of being well dressed give a peace such as a religion cannot make a man but it does much to explain him, by use of different types of fabric, colours, designs, fit of dresses, style of wearing of dresses. Study was conducted in kiratpur city of district Bijnor to assess the attitude of boys and girls towards fashion dress. Weighted mean and percentage was calculated. It was found that mostly boys and girls were favourable in acceptance of fashion dress.