Add Pockets to clothes, Easy no Sew options

How to Add Pockets to Clothes | DIY Super, Easy Methods with no Sew Options

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) […]

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Effective Strategies for a Closet Purge

As the temperature cools down for fall, I have purchased a wardrobe refresh and now I need to clear out some old & outdated items to make room for it all. I encourage a wardrobe “check-up” at the beginning of each season.  Trying to go through an entire closet all at once is quite daunting.  I prefer to […]

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Sewn Pockets

Do you know the difference between decorative pockets and real pockets that are sewn shut? Many high quality garments leave the manufacturer with the pockets stitched closed to prevent the garment looking worn, prior to puchase in the store.  Stitched pockets maintain shape better and are less likely to be damaged in the fitting room.  Some people will […]

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What to Wear inspiration for Cruise Ship Formal Nights

What to Wear for Cruise Formal Nights | Ladies Fashion

What to Wear inspiration for Cruise Ship Formal Nights

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Summer Handbags

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 […]

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Fashion Guide for Summer Hats

Summer Hats | Style Guide and What to Wear Inspiration

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 […]

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How to be a Great Bride, not a Bridezilla! | 7 Top Tips to Keep Your Sanity and Your Friends

Your Big Day, Not Theirs Remember this is your big day, not theirs. Do not expect your family and friends to spend their life-savings, an entire year’s vacation time, or post-pone major life events for your Wedding Day. Do not freak out if some one in your family or a friend gets engaged, married, has a […]

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Style Tips for Wearing White Year Round - White is not just for after Easter anymore

White after Easter | Style Tips for Wearing White Year Round

Style Tips for Wearing White Year Round – White is not just for after Easter anymore!

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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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Dramatic Weight Loss Shopping | Inspiration and Shopping Tips

Due to health issues and corresponding medications, my friend V gained weight, then with better treatment, diet & exercise she has lost a whopping 50 pounds in the last year!   All of this weight gain, and now dramatic weight loss has proven to be disastrous for her wardrobe! While her weight loss continues she […]

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Valentine's Day Style Inspiration

Valentine Style | What to Wear Inspiration

Valentine’s Day is almost here! Tons of couples will be celebrating early over the weekend with fewer crowds during the week. Whatever your date night plans, here are a few timeless suggestions and outfit inspiration for going out with your sweetie!

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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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