Idea Ultimate: Fashion

Does it have more merits than demerits?

1. YES

  1. It is an important way for young people to find a sense of identity.
  2. It gives young people self-confidence.
  3. Following fashion helps young people feel more important.
  4. Fashion adds spice to life: color, variety, and beauty.
  5. The world would be a dull place if people always wore the same clothes.
  6. Fashion is an enormous industry, providing employment for vast numbers.
  7. Fashion is a huge import-export business and important to world trade.
  8. It makes shopping easier. Going by the trend means we are ready to buy what the majority of stores offer. This saves us time in the mall.

2. NO

  1. Young people spend too much time and money on fashion.
  2. Clothes which have been worn only a few times have to be discarded because of the dictates of fashion.
  3. Changing fashions are nothing more than the deliberate creation of waste.
  4. Fashion industry contributes nothing important to society.
  5. Fashion designers are rarely concerned with vital things like warmth, durability, and comfort. They are only interested in outward appearance.
  6. You should always be yourself. If people are shallow enough to judge you by the clothes you wear, that is their problem.
  7. Following fashion trends can turn into addiction, which is sometimes difficult to get rid of.