Accessories

What can I wear with a structured handbag?

A structured handbag is queen Elizabeth’s signature fashion accessory and is a timeless classic. There seems to be a trend for a sturdy, structured, luxurious bag a foot this season. The boxy style bag is classy, smart and polishes every outfit.  They look and are modern when in bold colors, exotic skins or with small…

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Should I carry a red or black clutch bag? I plan to wear my fit & flair dress that has solid black top with polka dot skirt with a fitted red waist band. I have red heels that match the waist band. The high heels have a bow of velvet & are a patent leather with velvet accents. 

A clutch bag is an essential bag for everyone’s wardrobe and sounds perfect with your fit and flair dress. Since you describe the dress has having a solid black top with a polka dot skirt and a fitted red waist band, plus you are planning to wear red heels that match the waist band, choose…

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What handbag colors are most versatile?

The handbag colors that are the most versatile are brown and black. These colors should go with your basic wardrobe neutral color. For example if one of these colors: black, brown, grey or navy is your wardrobe neutral a black leather bag will work. If your wardrobe neutral is gray, brown or beige a brown…

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Are neck scarves in fashion?

Neck scarves are hot fashion and very trendy this fall. Women are wearing them with everything from simple T’s, blouses, jackets and dresses. Scarves are timeless and add style and / or color to your ensemble. Build a scarf wardrobe with scarves in different colors, sizes and fabrics. Experiment! Try wearing two scarves at the…

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What type of clothing looks stylish with statement eyewear?

Statement eyewear can give you a sense of chic. Oversize, decorative, colorful or vintage eyeglass  frames can be considered statement eyewear.  Neutral, classic clothing is perfect with statement eyewear. Jeans and a white shirt or your LBD (little black dress) makes your statement eyewear POP. With vintage eyeglass frames wear contemporary clothing styles. Square eyewear…

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What accessories can I wear with a dress that has a black & raspberry overlay? The dress has a scoop neckline & short sleeves. I am planning to wear it on a dinner date.

Your dress with the black and raspberry overlay sounds very stylish for a dinner date. If the overlay is over a black or raspberry dress you cannot go wrong wearing black shoes and a black purse with your dress. Other combinations that would work with your black shoes are a raspberry or silver purse. A…

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Can I wear gold accessories with a print dress?

Gold accessories can add some POP to any outfit. There are no hard and fast fashion rules today. Fashionista’s love to wear whatever they want and break all of the fashion rules. However gold accessories and print dresses both make statements. If you are a more mainstream fashion lover use them sparingly together, one or…

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