What to Wear to a Military Ball or ROTC Ball

What to Wear to a Military Ball

A Military Ball is a glamorous event of ceremony, tradition, and decorated uniforms. Service members are in dress blues or Class A uniform and dates/spouses attend in formal finery. Detailed guidelines of what to wear for Military Ball or ROTC formal for comfort and style. Actionable tips of what NOT to wear for a formal military ball.

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Best Garment Bags; Options for Storage and Transportation

Best Garment Bags | Options for Storage and Transportation

PROTECT YOUR DRESS! Are you looking for the perfect storage or transportation solution for Wedding Gowns, Formal dresses, Prom, Pageant, and other special occasion garments? If you are transporting your dress for a destination wedding, traveling for pageant finals, or getting ready for Prom at a friend’s house, you will need to right bag to […]

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Homecoming Dress Guide

Homecoming Dress Guide | How to Pick the Perfect Homecoming Dress

What is Homecoming? Summer is coming to an end and it is time to go Back to School.  That means Homecoming is just around the corner.  Homecoming is the weekend where former alumni visit their High School or University.  There is a big sporting event against the local rival school, tailgating activities, and a DANCE!  It […]

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Prom Dress Preapproval Pros and Cons

Prom Dress Codes have taken a sinister turn to oppression and threats to ban or remove students from the big event.  In an effort to avoid Prom night enforcement, when the student is turned away, schools have started an approval or preapproval process. Typical Prom Outfit Dress Code is:  Dresses cannot be too short, too low-cut, […]

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Homecoming Dress

Summer is coming to an end and it is time to go Back to School.  That means Homecoming is just around the corner.  Homecoming is the weekend where former alumni visit their High School or University.  There is a big sporting event against the local rival school, tailgating activities, and a DANCE!  It is the […]

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Red Dress Wear it Again

Prom Dress – Tips to Wear it Again

I loved my Senior year Prom dress!  It was red statin, strapless sweetheart neckline, with a front slit.  It fit me perfectly and looked amazing.  After prom, I kept it in my closet even though I “knew” I would never wear it again.  Boy, was I wrong! My freshman year at University I was invited […]

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Simple Tips to Upcycle Your Prom Dress

After Prom, you may consider selling your Prom dress while the style is still current and to make room in your closet for other things.  Or, you may just not want to part with your beautiful frock – so Upcycle it!  You can repurpose your dress into another fabulous outfit. A former client loved her Prom […]

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Top 10 Prom Dress Shopping Tips

Prom Dress Shopping Tips | 10 top Tips Before you Buy your Prom Dress

Shopping for a Prom dress can be exciting, frustrating, scary, and for many girls – depressing.  Here are a few tips to help have a fun and easy shopping adventure for your perfect outfit. For widest selection of dresses, sizes, and colors, shop before the weekend.  Most stores restock during the week and the store […]

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The Sit Test

A very common mistake when clothes shopping is the failure to perform a Sit Test. Most of us remember to check the three-way mirror, look at all sides of the outfit, and all angles in different lighting.  Too often, shoppers forget to sit down in the outfit prior to purchase.  It is something so simple, […]

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What to Wear for Cruise Formal Attire

I just booked our Winter Holiday Cruise!  There are 2 formal attire evenings, and 5 smart casual evening meals. First of all, I love the “smart casual” name, it is a fun way to say cocktail or semi-formal.  Depending on the cruise line, many passengers will wear slacks, cocktail dress, skirt with blouse, nice beach […]

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How to Sell Your Prom Dress

How to Sell Your Prom Dress | When and How to get the Most Money for the Least Hassle?

Are you thinking about selling your Prom dress? You need some extra money, it does not fit anymore, you already wore it once, you will never wear it again, whatever your reason… Now is the perfect time to sell your Prom Dress! Prom is just around the corner. Most Prom events occur in April, and […]

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Prom Shopping Tips | When to Buy and How Early to Special Order

Be sure to start with 10 Tips for your Perfect Prom Dress for prom dress budget, sizing, and basics. More Prom Shopping Tips The best selection on-line and in-store is usually 2-3 months before your Prom. You may find slightly better pricing just before your prom, but there will be less selection.  Check with your favorite […]

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