Oops, I shrunk it again! Step by step instructions on how to Unshrink Skirts And Other ClothesContinue Reading
What is the difference between Factory Store and Outlet store?
This is your guide for Outlet malls, navigating the factory stores, and what is a premium outlet mall anyway?
How to Get the Best Value
Shopping at Outlet Stores!
Last week I was out shopping with my friend Joanne. And she was doing something weird. Which is not unusual for her. Every store we went to, she asked the salesperson nearby (assisting us or not) how much they shopped the store they worked at. At first I wrote this off as her being outgoing […]Continue Reading
Pockets are great! They are built-in compartments that can supplement or replace a handbag or purse. Here is a previous post about the hidden treasure of sewn pockets, but what about the majority of fabulous dresses & skirts without pockets? Let’s add them! The easiest garments to add pockets are non-stretchy fabric (cotton is my favorite) […]Continue Reading
Clean Out Your Closet!
Simple and Effective Strategies for a Closet Purge and Organization
Looking for simple (and cheap) DIY Halloween Costume ideas? I have a few… It is all about the accessories, take simple items already in your closet and add just the right touch for a unique and totally YOU costume. Sexy Fairy – Form fitting sexy mini dress or tight shirt & matching pants, then add […]Continue Reading
I am normally very careful with laundry. I know what fabrics to wash and how to wash it. That does not stop a rogue shirt or dress from being washed incorrectly and shrinking. Recently, I accidentally washed a few dry-clean only items in the washing machine. It did not go well. Here are the step by […]Continue Reading
Are you as accident prone as me? I am the queen of spills, stains, and messes. These are my tried and tested common stain remover techniques to get the satin out of anything, using natural chemical-free products! Blood Stain Removal Blood – Rinse with cold water as quickly as possible, and keep the stain wet. […]Continue Reading
A very common mistake when clothes shopping is the failure to perform a Sit Test. Failure to perform a Sit Test can result in an uncomfortable evening, last minute changes to your outfit or plans. Some of the worse case scenarios are split zippers, busted seams, and other wardrobe malfunctions that can ruin your event! […]Continue Reading
White shirts are a wardrobe staple. Worn over colored jeans, a white shirt is the casual look for summer. And I want it! Last month, I went on a white shirt shopping quest. Starting at White House Black Market. Where else would you buy white shirts? I bought each of these shirts, faux shrug top […]Continue Reading
What to Wear inspiration for Cruise Ship Formal NightsContinue Reading
This summer is all about accessories! I am wearing simple dresses & clothing for summer, and focusing on my accessories. This week is all about handbags! When it comes to handbags, I am not brand loyal. I want a quality bag with personality for a good value. Notice, I say value not price? Let’s start […]Continue Reading