General Fashion

What jewelry goes with a black sequin dress & black shoes?

A black sequin dress sounds very festive and eye-catching. To look elegant keep the rest of your look more understated. What jewelry you choose depends on the neckline of your dress. If your sequin dress is a simple style, such as a sheath style with a jewel neckline/high neckline, you can wear silver, simple style…

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How can I dress down a formal piece?

A formal piece can be dressed down with a casual piece. Denim, bold accessories, big bags and low heel shoes will tone down a dressy item. For example pair sneakers with a sequin skirt. Add a denim or moto jacket to a velvet skirt. Wearing a pullover sweater and a backpack over a dress is…

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A brown or black wax jacket?

A brown or black wax jacket? There is a Wax jacket I like, but I cannot decide between brown or black. I wear brown leather boots on a day to day basis, plus have tan, grey, and black chinos. Which color would you recommend? I am trying to go for a smart outdoorsy look. Thanks!…

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What color of jeans can I wear with a chocolate brown blazer?

Chocolate brown is such a very rich delicious color! Since jean style pants come in all colors and fabrics you have many choices. A few suggestions would be beige jeans with your chocolate brown blazer worn with beige, red or leopard print shoes and accessories. Traditional blue denim color jeans or black jeans would look…

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What color of shoes do I wear with a green evening gown?

A green evening gown sounds awesome. Silver, gold, nude color, black suede or white shoes would be chic with the evening gown. If your dress is light green go with a light color (silver, gold, nude or white) shoe. White shoes are very trendy now. If your dress is dark or more like an emerald-green,…

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Should the color of your shoes & purse match?

Shoes and purse colors do not have to match. A basic black and white outfit and black shoes looks fabulous with a bold colored purse. Not only is it a modern look the bold color adds a POP of color to what you are wearing.  The modern woman wears contrasting colors, textures and patterns at…

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What color sweater & shoes can wear I with a powder blue dress?

Powder blue dresses are so yummy and feminine. I think light color shoes are more flattering with light color dresses than dark shoes. However you can always wear black patent leather shoes with your dress. Nude color, tan, silver or gold color shoes all would look great with a powder blue dress. If you carry…

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How to find jeans that fit?

Finding jeans or pants that fit can be a real challenge. Determine your body type so that you can look for jeans or pants in a style that flatters you. Then try on a lot of pants in that style, from different brands. Sizes often vary among different brands but once you find a brand…

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How can I determine what hemline is best for me?

Hemlines go up and down. The length of your hemline should be determined by your height and what figure type you have and the occasion for which you are wearing the outfit rather than your age or trends. However most women over 25 don’t look so great in micro minis. First take your figure type…

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