How to Pack the Ultimate Capsule Wardrobe for Travel

Many times while traveling, things do not go as planned and my trip is extended (cancelled flights, opportunity to stay longer,…

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How to Dress to Avoid Muffin Top

Women come in all shapes and sizes, pear, apple, curvy, tall, but most of us do not resemble a muffin.…

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5 Tips to Avoid Back Bulge

The perfect bra (for you) should support the breasts, provide smooth coverage over the breast cup, and be tight enough…

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What Size am I?

Junior, Misses, Missy, Women’s, Plus, Petite, Tall – What size am I?  With so many size types, where should I…

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Women’s Clothing Sizing is a Lie

A women’s size 6 is not the same as a size 6 label from 20 years ago.  In fact, today…

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Stay Cool in Natural Fibers

Living in Arizona, we learn all the tricks to stay cool in summer; drink plenty of water, wear sunblock, hats…

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Oops, I shrunk it again

In my previous post, “I shrunk this, now what?” I was able to successfully “unshrink” a few items back to…

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Simple Knit Mending

Tis the season for knit! When the occasional stray thread comes loose, the worst reaction is to cut the thread…

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Zipper Replacement

Recently, I had a zipper malfunction on a great dress.  The hidden zipper completely split open and the only way out…

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Getting Dressed in the Dark

I always try to look nice, stylish, and polished.  That does not always happen.  My recent Zipper Malfunction is only…

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Dealing with a Zipper Malfunction

Today I had a fashion emergency.  My zipper split while I was in a dressing room, out for a quick shopping…

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What is the Difference between Junior and Misses?

One of the most confusing parts of shopping is trying to figure out what size to try on and ultimately…

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