Wardrobe

Rock Polka Dots – Stand Out this Fall

Polka dots recognize a modern woman. Polka dots are trendy, chic, timeless, conservative and playful. Think you are seeing dots? Some designers have gone all the way with dots this season. Styles in or with polka dots can make a statement when they are combined with certain fabrics such as lace, velvet, or denim, mixed with…

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Summer Sales, Stretch Your Clothing Dollars

Stretch Your clothing dollars in August but do a closet audit first. Go through your summer wardrobe and start tossing out summer clothes that don’t fit you or you have not been wearing this season. You can take the rejects to your favorite charity and get a tax write off. The keepers are pieces that are in good condition and that you wear more often than anything else.

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Short skirts and women over 40

Short skirts are becoming more popular with women over 40. But age has nothing to do with how short your skirt can be. What matters is that you have great legs and a figure that looks good in a short skirt. Unfortunately some women are putting comfort ahead of style today and wear what they want whether it looks good or bad.

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What shirt & shoes can I wear with white pants & a red tie?

Shirt and shoes should not be a problem to coordinate with your white pants and red tie. A colored shirt that looks good with red such as blue, purple, pink or even a mustard yellow would all look great with white pants and a red tie.  Other shirt ideas would be red and white or…

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Playful Jewelry – Have fun with Charms!

Playful jewelry with charms are perfect for the new fashion mantra “casual style”. Charms are the new “it pieces” to personalize your Look. Charms on necklaces are the jewelry trend now. You can begin to collect one or more for a meaningful and unique piece of jewelry. Charm necklaces are a special way to jazz up your outfit(s) and they can have memories of a special trip, special date or your initials. Large or small doesn’t make a difference. One small charm gives a minimal look, two, three or more charms layered together or a large one on a chain necklace will make a statement.

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Stylish, Chic & Comfortable Italian Made Shoes

Stylish, chic and comfortable shoes are no longer an oxymoran. Marion Parke, an American podiatric surgeon, launched a line of footwear last year. Her luxurious and stylish shoes are made in Italy. Not only are they wearable they look chic and sexy but in addition they provide extra support to the arch of the foot.

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Wear A Hat?

Wear A Hat! Wear a hat? Why not? A hat for the modern woman is a way to create personal style, stand out in a crowd and / or protect from the harmful effects of the sun, such as aging and skin cancers. Unfortunately we women have multifaceted lives today and are always on the…

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Travel Wardrobe Planning

Travel wardrobe planning is essential for an enjoyable trip. Determine how many days you will be traveling and what activities you’ll be doing. Separates can be mixed and matched easily and you can add variety with colorful scarves and a few pieces of costume jewelry.

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Sexy and / or Conservative?

Sexy and / or Conservative? Sexy and / or conservative a white dress is a summer staple. The color white has a wide range of associations. It can symbolize honesty, purity, femininity, celebration, virginity, optimism, power, confidence, strength and possibly deception. White dresses make a statement but not always revealing much about the wearer. White…

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