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What shoes, hair & makeup can I wear to a beauty competition? I’m wearing skinny jeans, nude color & a navy blue loose fitted top with a gold necklace.

Beauty competitions are awesome and can be stressful and fun. As far as shoes go you can try nude color pumps or sandal styles with heels, with your nude color jeans. Matching nude color shoes will elongate your look and give more height to your appearance. Another option would be gold metallic shoes that coordinate with…

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What should I wear to the 2017 US Open Tennis Tournament?

The US Open Tennis Tournament 2017 begins this week. In addition to some great tennis matches it’s a great place to be seen and people watch. It can get very hot in Flushing, New York in August and early September so double-check the weather report before you choose your outfit. On hot days a sundress,…

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What do I wear to an al fresco brunch?

Al fresco means outside and a brunch on the patio or garden is a perfect summer venue. Morning parties and outdoor events are generally more casual than later day events. Unless there is a dress code specified summer dresses or separates are both appropriate for an al fresco brunch. A hat, comfortable shoes, shades and…

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What can I wear to 4th of July picnic, in Napa, CA?

The 4th of July is a way for Americans to celebrate their Independence from the British Empire. The colors red, white and blue, or any combinations of them, the flag colors, are popular at all July 4th celebrations. Check the weather in Napa. A picnic is a favorite summer outing, usually casual. Pants, shorts, skirts…

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What should I wear to a graduation pool party?

A pool party sounds like a fun venue for a graduation party. When deciding on what to wear to the pool party keep in mind you want to accentuate the positive and be in good taste. There are a lot of beach fashions to choose from and that will look good at this type of…

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Can I wear a fascinator to the Kentucky Derby?

The Kentucky Derby is one of America’s greatest horse race. Both the Kentucky Derby, and its sister event, the Kentucky Oaks* spotlight the finest in spring fashions. Headwear is the fashion statement in every woman’s wardrobe at these events. Traditionally women wear extravagant hats and they have become associated with the Kentucky Derby. However fascinators…

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What can a guest wear to a graduation ceremony?

A graduation ceremony can take place at different times of the year, at different venues, and different times of the day. In addition who is graduating, a kindergartener, grade or high schooler or college student? Will you be in photos with the graduate? Will you be attending an event afterward? All of these things have…

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