Posts by cathie

Can I wear a red dress to my son’s wedding?

Can I wear a red dress to my son’s wedding? My son is getting married the middle of February. A red dress in February is associated with Valentine’s Day and symbolizes love. However the color red can be bold and attention-getting and might draw attention away from the woman of the moment, the bride. If…

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The Golden Globe Awards – Fashions in Black Dominated

The Golden Globe Awards were dominated by fashions in black last week. The winner, Oprah Winfrey, of the Cecil B. DeMille award at the Golden Globes , wore a Versace Atelier. A very tasteful, off the shoulder style gown with statement earrings, drawing attention upward away from her body.

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What style shoes go with flared pants?

Flared pants are so chic, elegant and offer versatile style. You can dress them up for a party or dress them down for play or pair with a cropped jacket for the office. Another plus is they keep your legs warm in the winter. Always where flared pants with heels. You can style them with…

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Hair Care Basics

Hair care basics begin by using gentle shampoos and condition your hair regularly. Always follow product instructions of use. Be sure to get your hair soaking wet before applying shampoo. If your hair is dry don’t shampoo too often. Rinse thoroughly.

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How can I be comfortable & dress stylish for my age?

How can I be comfortable & dress stylish for my age? I am 58, 5’6″, and weigh 210 pounds & work as an admin clerk. Large women look stylish in tailored, monochromatic (dark color) clothing with stylish accessories such as handbags, scarves and jewelry. It is important to draw attention upward to your face area…

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Tips For Getting A Proper Shoe Fit

The size of your feet changes as you grow older so always have your feet measured before buying shoes. The best time to measure your feet for the best shoe fitting is at the end of the day when your feet are largest.

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What color layer of fabric should I use on a print dress?

What color layer of fabric should I use on a print dress? I’m making my own dress, I have a fabric with a beige background, wine red flowers & olive-green leaves. I want to make a drape layer over the dress, which color should that layer be? A layer on your dress sounds like a…

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Is it appropriate to wear pants to a memorial service?

A memorial service is a celebration of a person’s life after they are deceased. It is important to show respect to their family by dressing modestly and in good taste when you attend a memorial service. Pants are classics in most, if not all, women’s wardrobe today and are appropriate to wear to a memorial…

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Start 2018 Out Right – Look Younger & Feel Better

Start 2018 out right – January 1 is the time we reflect on the past year and what types of improvements or changes we can make in our lives for a richer life. There is a relief that the holidays are over and we can look ahead. One of the most helpful things is to develop is an upbeat attitude about life. Count your blessings every morning when you awake. We are very fortunate to have basics like water and electricity that many women in the world don’t have not to mention our other blessings that we take for granted.

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