MOB Outfit Guide

Finding the perfect Mother of the Bride MOB outfit

Moms (and Grandmothers), why is it so hard to find your Mother of the Bride (MOB) or Mother of the Groom (MOG) outfit? Here are a few tips to help pick out the perfect MOB/MOG wedding outfit: Color Does the Bride have a specific color in mind for you? Some brides like to have the […]

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Who needs a personal stylist? You do! (and here’s why)

Personal stylists are straight out of lifestyles of the rich and famous. And the little known secret is that you do not need to be rich or famous to enjoy the services of a personal stylist! For individual style appointments, provide your price range, size, and style preferences so the stylist can pre-select clothes before […]

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Capsule Wardrobe Beach Travel Edition

How to Pack the Ultimate Capsule Wardrobe for Travel – Beach Edition

Planning a weekend (or longer) beach getaway? Here is How to Pack the Ultimate Capsule Wardrobe for Travel – Beach Edition Start here if you are new to the Capsule Wardrobe concept Shoes:  1 pair of flip flops or beach sandals 1 pair of sport sandals or water shoes 1 pair of dress sandals, heels, flats […]

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Beginner's Guide -What to Wear at Renaissance Faire

What to Wear at Renaissance Faire – A Beginner’s Guide

Renaissance Faire, LARP, SCA, Royal Faires, Medieval Festival, Celtic Festivals, Pirate Day, and other themed Fairs are more fun to attend in costume.  Here is my Beginner’s Guide on What to Wear at the Renaissance Faire on a peasant’s wage. Rent or Buy? Many Renaissance Festival locations have a costume rental booth.  This was a […]

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Everything You Need to Know about Bridal Shoes

Everything You Need to Know About Bridal Shoes for Your Wedding

Here is everything you need to know about Bridal Shoes for your big day!   Timing Which came first, the wedding dress or bridal shoes? For long dresses, you should have your shoes before your final dress fitting to get the hem the right length.  Most Brides select their wedding shoes after finding the perfect […]

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What to Wear to a Graduation Party

Graduation is right around the corner!  Many years has passed since I graduated, so this edition of What to Wear is written by guest writer, Lisa Griffin. Soon you will be spending your last days at your university or college. Besides final tests and thoughts about your future perspectives, it means a memorable party! Are […]

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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, whatever).  My first reaction was to add a couple new items to my wardrobe (yay, excuse to go shopping), then I learned the secret to extend my original wardrobe for another week (or more). I […]

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What to Wear for Engagement Photos

Congratulations you are getting married!  After shouting it from the rooftop and sending out a quick picture of your engagement ring, one of the big ways to let everyone know that you are engaged is an Engagement Photo shoot!  What should you wear for your engagement photo shoot?  It depends on your location, weather (time […]

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Capsule Wardrobe 6 Month Progress Report

If you are new to the Capsule Wardrobe concept – start here. A little over 6 months ago, I set out to Build a Capsule Wardrobe.  My plan was to assemble a new wardrobe by downsizing my already overflowing closet without buying anything new.  Here is my 6 month progress report on Building a Capsule […]

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What to Wear Advice for Funeral or Memorial Service

What to Wear to a Funeral or Memorial Service; Do’s and Don’ts

The last couple years, I have attended several Funeral Services.  Death is a natural part of life, and there are some basic courtesies to consider for what to wear at the funeral or memorial service. Here is a short list to help you decide on a respectful and appropriate outfit. Do wear dark colors; black, […]

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Fall Fashion Capsule Wardrobe Style Challenge with LuLaRoe

I heard an idea for a Fall Fashion Capsule Wardrobe Style Challenge to pick a few new pieces of clothes and style them with only items from my closet for maximum combinations.  Well, I love fashion, and a challenge – count me in!  Admittedly, my capsule wardrobe is definitely a work in progress, so this […]

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Bride’s Guide to Save Money on Bridesmaid Dress

Brides, here are a few tips to help your Bridesmaid(s) save money on her outfit: Avoid dresses that require expensive alterations.  Long dresses almost always need a hem, multiple layers and large skirts cost more to hem than single layer sheath or column dresses. Go Short!  Short dresses tend to be less expensive, require fewer […]

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