Accessories lend a crowning touch to any ensemble. If you're headed into the office in a long unbuttoned cardigan, tunic tank and fitted pants, consider the effect of a skinny belt. It jazzes up your outfit and gives it a completely different look.
Or if you're sporting one of the fall's finest - a faux fur vest - a long necklace gives your outfit the embellishment it needs to go from casual to chic.
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Imagine you run into a high school friend whom you haven't seen in 20 years; you hug, you quickly play catch-up and she says; "You haven't changed a bit!"
It's easy to take that as a compliment, particularly if you were prom queen and head of the cheerleading squad, but if part of that "trapped in a time warp" phenomenon includes your hair (and Aqua Net), it's probably time to consider an update.
Though some women can pull... Read More
We all want to be fashionable, to appear as if we're on top of the latest trends and fashions. We don't all have the budget for it, but that's no reason to opt out of being stylish. Follow these tips on how to look like a million bucks for a lot less, and your friends and co-workers will be asking you for style recommendations in no time.
Invest Only in Essentials
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When it comes to designer purses, one thing's for sure. Most fashion-forward womenn want one. But not every fashionista out there can afford one.
Designer purses typically have a few things in common: They're gorgeous, have classic lines and feature superior quality, which allow for plenty of of use. Their price tag, though, may make your eyes pop. Luckily, there are some options out there for those of us with expensive tastes but... Read More
The modern woman often has a demanding job and a busy social life. How does she effortlessly go from a day full of meetings to a dinner date? There are 3 keys to making a seamless transition from day to night.
1. Choose Clothing with Versatility
The first thing to pay attention to when working on a day to night look is to choose clothing with versatility.... Read More
Whether it's an office get-together, date or other event to which you'll have to race after you finish the daily grind, it's tough to pull together a pretty look after logging 8 hours in your work clothes. But with a little planning, you can go from day to night elegantly. Start with your work clothes in the morning. If your office's dress code tends to be more formal, then you can still sport your buttoned-up look in the daylight hours... Read More
It's too cold outside not to cover your head, but what's a girl to do when confronted with the prospect of hat hair? Even if your warm winter hat is the cutest style, it can still leave you with a flat, unmanageable coif underneath when you take it off. But there are a few ways to revitalize your 'do or to avoid hat hair completely. First, find a hat-friendly way to style your hair. The low side braid that is so fashionable among... Read More
Winter and the presence of cooler weather means trading in those sexy summer dresses and flirty cocktail shorts. But just because the mercury is dropping doesn't mean you have to drape yourself in shapeless parkas that mask your assets and creativity.
There are plenty of practical, winter-friendly styles that will let you show your flair for fashion, all while protecting your tootsies from frostbite when you have to duck out for a... Read More
This winter has already seen some hot styles among the stars. Surprisingly, you'll see a few '80s trends making a comeback, including shoulder pads, leather and thigh-high boots. Even neon is back in style! While these aren't easy fashions for everyone to wear, there are ways to incorporate them into your wardrobe. The thigh-high boots have been seen with figure-hugging pants such as the new trend of "jeggings" - tight-fitting, stretchy... Read More
From jackets to lunchboxes to hair clips, does it seem like your child is constantly losing things? Unfortunately, you child's carelessness can come at a price for you. No matter how angry you get it's not going to bring the lost item back from whatever abyss it was lost in. Obviously, the first rule of thumb is to label EVERYTHING. And we mean absolutely everything. Clothes, jackets, bookbags, lunchboxes, etc. The Sharpie is your best... Read More