The Essential for the Millenial

What was once common knowledge is no more—since the decline of home economics, it seems that millennials are ill equipped to handle some of the most basic tasks, such as caring for their clothing. Pamela Norum, a professor in the Department of Textile and Apparel Management in the University of Missouri College of Human Environmental Sciences,studied more than 500 female baby boomers and millennials (between ages 18 and 33) regarding clothing care. She found that four major areas took a hit in the younger generation: sewing, hemming, button repair, and general laundry knowledge. While it’s unsurprising that baby boomers are more knowledgeable when it comes to clothing repair, Norum is concerned that carelessness might be contributing to the 14.3 million tons of...

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The Pride of Mumbai

  Just next to Mahalaxmi railway station on the Western railway is the famous Mahalaxmi Dhobi Ghat of Mumbai. It can be easily see from the flyover of Mahalaxmi station. You can make out its one of the places to visit in Mumbai, as you can find many tourists with their huge cameras, trying to capture the sight. Dhobi Ghat is an open air laundromat, with rows of concrete wash pen, each fixed with flogging stone. Said to be formed in 1890 to serve the city's British and Parsi community, it achieved the world record for largest number of people hand washing simultaneously at the same place. So when you are crossing the Mahalaxmi station flyover next time, just have a peek into one of the world's largest laundromat, its worth a watch.

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Colors and the Emotions

  Colors are not just a mere eye-reception characterized by the wavelength alone. Colors carry with them, a very humane quality called emotions!!   From the image, it’s quite evident that the color you wear talks a lot about who you are, and also about your mood on that particular day. We have to admit that we are generally proud of what we wear, and we mean it when we wear it!!   But what happens at times is that we kinda miss out on wearing the color we want to - not because of you but because of the fading in colors, and not because of the cloth but because of the washing detergents ie. the soaps and powders we use. We at Challenge are concerned about the fidelity of colors, and we strive to retain them after every wash as much as...

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Hats off Rohit Sharma!!!

Today is an unforgettable day in the history of cricket, and even more so in the history of Indian Cricket. There’s one more person who’s entered the record books, and it is a record that will not be broken that easily!!!  We at Challenge Soap take pride and pleasure in congratulating the legendary Rohit Sharma, the man of double double centuries!! It’s a proud moment for the game, and for the nation!!!  We at Challenge Soaps share a passion and the feeling with Rohit Sharma… and that’s what made us what we are now!!  It’s about everything he has taken up: class, consistency, judging the situation, rising to the occasion, and above everything, economic-efficiency!! If you think about them, it’s all what Challenge Soaps...

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