By Donna Duarte-Ladd
By now, you've heard that a revamped legging is hitting the stores for fall. This season, the skinny jean has gotten even skinnier. And denim lovers will either rejoice or cringe when the revamped jeggings -- jeans that fit like leggings -- hit the stores. Gone are the faux back pockets and front zipper. And thick leggings ... Continue reading New and Improved: The Jegging
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The Benefits of Wardrobe Consulting
By Julie Burton
How often do you look at your clothes hanging in your closet and recite the words, "I have nothing to wear!"? Or, "I can't believe I spent $200 on THAT!" Well, according to wardrobe consultant Lisa Rubin it really does not have to be like that.
For more than 2 ... Continue reading "I Have a Closet Full of Clothes But Nothing to Wear!"
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by Wendy R. Khabie
For decades, the t-shirt has been a popular vehicle of expression. In fact, you can tell a lot about someone's taste in music, political affiliation, and religious beliefs by simply reading the words written across their chest.
And it's not just adults who are wearing it on their sleeve. Pop into any children's cloth ... Continue reading Been There. Had Enough of That. Made the T-shirt!
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by Josi Wert Javinsky
Okay, so we are all in a pinch. Who has found themselves using the almost black-bananas when you used to toss those (just put a little yogurt over them!), and fishing change out of the bottom of your wallet to subsidize that latte? I know it's not just me. Everyone I talk to lately is on hard times and yet when that happens, p ... Continue reading Friendly Fashion Forays for Not-So Friendly Economic Times: Feisty Fashion Girl
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By Angela Heidt
When I found out that I was pregnant, one of the first thoughts I had (after "oops") was how much fun I would have buying outfits for my little one. A few days later I was walking past a Baby Gap and saw a super-cute outfit in the window so I went inside, intending to buy it for my bundle of joy. About 30 seconds later I walked out in ... Continue reading FrugalMom's Tips for Children's Clothes
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We all know the holiday season is hectic. From finding the perfect gifts for family and friends to preparing that special dish, we run around scrambling to get everything together -- including ourselves -- at the last minute.
Between holiday shopping and credit card debt, traveling to attend large family gatherings and cocktails parties, and balancing work, all the ... Continue reading Day-to-night Fashion Solutions for the Holidays
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Holiday season is here and it's time to look great with the latest in fashion trends and styles. Especially in this economic climate, women want to update their look without the cost of couture or the difficulty of understanding how to wear what they see on the runway.
Finola Hughes, award-winning actress and host of The Style Network's "How Do I Look?" says many ... Continue reading Fashion Forward Holidays with Key Accessories
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by Katriena Knights
We've all heard it--on a TV show, in a movie, or coming out of our own mouths--"You are not leaving this house looking like that." Whether it's too much make-up, clothes that seem too adult, or pants that hang so far down that everyone knows what brand of underwear your son wears, the battle over your child's appearance is a univer ... Continue reading The Kids Clothes Battleground: You're Not Going Out Like That!
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Having a baby is the most exciting time in your life, but your changing figure can be a challenge. The first few months of mommyhood are also known as the fourth trimester. Target designer partner Liz Lange offers tips on maternity fashion and looking good during the transition back into your pre-pregnancy clothing. With the right pieces, your look can be stylish and fit you just ... Continue reading Look Fabulous Through Your Fourth Trimester
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... Continue reading Red Carpet Tips for Fresh Fall Style
As the leaves change their colors this fall, many people find it is a great time to also change their style. The fall season brings new fashion and a chance for women to peruse style magazines and hit the shops to revive their look. Stylist-to-the-stars Britt Bardo brings good news for this fall's style seekers -- looking your best does not have to take a lot of time or money.
by Megan Torrini
Nearly all of us are concerned about the economy these days, and not to mention the hit it is taking on our pocketbooks. Budget clothes shopping, such as consignment shops, stores that sell vintage clothing and discount clothing stores used to get a bad rap- but those days are gone. These days it's hip to have articles of clothing t ... Continue reading What's Old is New (and Hip) Again
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by Josi Wert Javinsky
Hey Guys! Welcome to the first installment of Feisty Fashion Girl. I'm a girl who has always loved fashion but has held fast to my own strong opinions at the same time. My philosophy is DO NOT be a slave to fashion but use it to your advantage! Fashion can be overwhelming - almost to the point where you think " Why Even Tr ... Continue reading Feisty Fashion Girl: Thoughts on Style, Shopping & Clothes
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By M'Lynn Hoefer and Kristin Karpinsky
Here's a common Mom dilemma: It's two weeks into the new school year, the bus will be at your house in five minutes, and your child is still in her pajamas, sitting at the counter eating breakfast. The only thing handy (and clean) to throw on her is a plain T-shirt and jeans.
No worries...she'll be in style ... Continue reading Back to Basics: Classic Looks Top Back-to-School Fashion Trends
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By Carrie Johnson
Color is everywhere, in your clothes, in your jewelry. Color is life. Fashion and color coordination can make or break your carefully planned outfit.
Here's a bit of color theory with a fashionista bent.
These are red, blue and yellow. In theory, you can make any color from these three primaries ... Continue reading Color Theory for Fashionistias - Three Easy Steps to Perfect Color Every Time
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by Leslie Barrie
Everyone's heard about the key items that should be in a closet: black trousers, a classic pump, a white oxford shirt, etc. But what about those items that should not be in there-- the ones that tempt you to betray your fashion sense and keep you from looking like your usual, put-together self? Yes, these items may be comfort pieces, but most likely they fit l ... Continue reading 10 Things You Should Never Wear
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By Michelle Hainer
Sheila Cameron of Los Angeles loves to paint. A couple of years ago, while she was pregnant with her first child, she found a great way to share her paintings with her loved ones. Cameron began taking digital photographs of her artwork, and then had the images imprinted on T-shirts, pillows, and mugs. She gave each of them away as gifts.
"It's s ... Continue reading Custom Clothes Online
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With warmer, sunny days heralding the arrival of a new season, wardrobes everywhere are getting ready to make their debut. Sometimes, however, searching for the latest trends is enough to leave anyone lost in the dark. To help navigate the world of fashion, food and beauty celebrity stylist and author of Effortless Style: Make Looking Good Look Easy June Ambrose steers us in the right ... Continue reading All Dressed Up and Ready To Go!
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By Theresa Frasch
The clothes closet is one of the fastest places in our households to get cluttered. It's so easy to stick something that you don't know what to do with in the closet. After all it's out of the way and keeping some other part of your house from becoming cluttered. The clothes closet also becomes a storage area for clothing and accessories that are outdated, r ... Continue reading 10 Easy Steps to Organize Your Clothes Closet
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By Erin Garner
Your belly is growing, your wardrobe is shrinking and you need an outfit to wear that is not your husband's. You could just buy bigger and bigger sizes, but what's the fun in wearing clothes that fit your belly, but nothing else? You've got nine months of changes ahead and your wardrobe will be one of those changes. Here are some sugges ... Continue reading Finding Great Maternity Clothes: Good Enough Stuff
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