A women’s size 6 is not the same as a size 6 label from 20 years ago. In fact, today a women’s size 6 is not even consistent across stores. Since women’s clothing is not standardized to actual measurements, clothing size becomes a starting point only. The lie behind Women’s clothing sizes is further confused […]Continue Reading
Stay Cool in Natural Fibers in the summer heat!
Here is a breakdown of what to look for, and why it matters so that you can stay cool, while looking stylish, in your natural fiber clothing!Continue 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
Tips and strategies to survive a Jewelry Party or any Multi-Level Marketing (MLM) at home shopping event.Continue Reading
One way to ruin a perfectly polished look is to have bra straps showing. These slippery little suckers sneak out at the most inappropriate times. High-end designers started including a snap on the inside at the shoulders to form a loop that can be closed around the strap to hold it in place. More and more designers […]Continue Reading
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
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
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
Every summer, my favorite fashion statement piece is a great big hat! This practical accessory can elevate your look for fancy events, or punctuate your athletic side. Big, small, casual, or outrageous, it is all in the hat and how you style it. I am fair skinned with light eyes, so hats are a big […]Continue Reading
Flower girl dresses can be expensive! Some of these darling dresses will cost as much as the grown-up bridesmaid dresses, especially at the big chain bridal shops. If you know when and where to shop, you can get a real bargain on flower girl dresses. First, it is important to know the best time to […]Continue Reading