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Can You Recognize Quality

CAN YOU RECOGNIZE QUALITY?

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In the sea of fast fashion and ever-changing trends, it may seem that spotting quality garments is a daunting task, but if you know what to look for and you keep a keen eye out, you’ll soon spot them. Check the Label Before heading to the checkout, check the labels on the inside of your garments. While it’s easy to assume that…

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HOW TO STYLE CARDIGANS

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Each fall and spring we need to become more imaginative when creating outfits that can cope with cool mornings and warmer days. Clever layering is often the key. Cardigans were born for this time of year and most women have at least one in their closet, but far from being a grab and go item, the cardigan can also be a…

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REBOOT YOUR STYLE

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The start of a new year is always an exciting time. The air is filled with the sense of possibilities, and we are drawn to the idea that this is the perfect time to start afresh. Start that clean slate, make the future better than the past.  Your style waxes and wanes as circumstances ebb and fall accordingly to life’s…

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HOW TO WORK THE TURTLENECK TREND

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Turtlenecks are seeing a resurgence as one of this Fall’s must-have wardrobe items. What was once a standard nondescript sweater for fall/winter has now become a full-on industry-wide trend. Celine and Jil Sander are the two fashion houses that initiated the revival. As modern and minimalist brands they heavily influenced the this season’s interpretation of the turtleneck.  History Turtlenecks were…

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HOW TO STYLE FISHNET HOSIERY

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Fishnet stockings or hosiery have long held a somewhat controversial place in fashion history and trends. Stereotyped as a ‘sexy’, fishnet hosiery has the potential to be seen as provocative. However, the negative connotations of fishnet hosiery betrays its iconic place in fashion history as well as it’s real potential to be part of a chic or even elegant look. First of…

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HOW TO DRESS FOR A DAY OF SHOPPING

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It’s the beginning of another fashion season and the stores are bursting with new and tempting new outfits and accessories. I for one am over winter and can’t wait to wear some new outfits and bask in the sun. Each season I check out the trends and decide which ones I’m going to adopt. I plan a full day during…

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HOW TO STYLE CAPRI AND CROPPED PANTS

By | Figure Flattery, How To..., Wardrobe Savvy | 9 Comments

There’s a variety of names for them. From clam diggers, three-quarter pants, cropped trousers, cigarette pants, pedal pushers, Capris, and culottes, cropped pants (aka pants that end above the ankle) may go by many names but one thing is for sure, every summer we love to wear them. Historically women started wearing pants on mass during WWII as they worked on…

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STATUESQUE STYLE: the art of dressing to impress when you’re tall

By | Body Basics, How To..., Personal Style | 5 Comments

Do you admire statuesque women? I do. Their height has a regalness, and legginess can leave those of us less endowed us a little green around the gills. I’m glad too that the days of tall girls being made to feel freakish have long gone and today they stand tall and proud. However, it’s not all fun and sunshine for them. Like…

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