It's the first thing people notice when they see you, before they actually get the chance to talk to you and know you. I'm talking about your clothes and your style, of course! While your personal style can be difficult to define, learning to embrace it is essential. Fortunately, that's where these simple steps come in.
Honing in on what your ...Read more
You don't need to spend a ton of money to procure an arsenal of outfits you can wear to work. Instead, focus on integrating investment pieces with inexpensive additions to build a work wardrobe on a budget. If you mix and match quality items with trendy or less expensive pieces, the result will be a wardrobe that likely looks much more expensive...Read more
When it comes to style, accessories are never to be neglected. Accessories are sometimes the heroes of outfits, and they have the ability to elevate your look to the next level. Whether you wear a statement necklace, a vintage scarf or a classic pair of earrings, accessories truly are some of the best pieces to have in your fashion repertoire. ...Read more
Now that spring is here, it's easy to be tempted to wear your fun summer clothes; but that's no reason to put your tights away. Tights are a must-have accessory to have in your wardrobe this season, and I can think of a few reasons why you should keep them around a little while longer.
1. To survive yo-yo weather.
Around this time of the year,...Read more
While few of us actually have the ability to purchase a brand-new wardrobe every season, we all still want to look as good (and expensive) as possible in our clothes. For those of us who can't always pull the trigger on everything in our carts, I have a few tricks up that'll make sure your older styles always look shiny and new.
Here are five ...Read more
Although it may not exactly feel like spring just yet, according to the calendar spring has finally arrived. Now is a good time to get your closet ready for transitioning into warmer temperatures and lighter layers. You don't want to wait until the middle of the season, going into summer, trying to get your closet organized, which is why I'm ...Read more
Your first day of work at a new job can be scary. New people, new environment, new responsibilities; it's a lot to take on, so it's important that you go in feeling confident. When you're deciding what to wear on your first day of work, follow these guidelines to ensure that you feel your best. Remember, when you feel good, you make a good ...Read more
Unless you're Mary Poppins, you've probably experienced your fair share of what I call the morning shuffle. You know, those days when, no matter what you do, you can't seem to get yourself together and get ready in a reasonable amount of time. You end up late to work because you were staring into your closet wondering what to wear, digging ...Read more
With the end of winter fast approaching, end-of-season sales are no doubt rolling out. I've already received countless emails from retailers announcing sales and new merchandise to welcome spring.
It's your last chance to stock up on winter wares, and, lucky for you, now is the perfect time to do it since retailers are turning over their stores...Read more
Wanting to build a more ethical wardrobe is a commendable and worthy cause. It's a good way to go green, do your part to help out the environment and cause less waste that comes from fast fashion.
Shopping from ethical brands takes a bigger budget, and nowadays that can be difficult to do when our dollars have to stretch to many other things as...Read more
I usually live by the motto that you can never be too overdressed; however, you often don't want to be dressed in formal office attire when going out after work. It's nice to give some separation to your day and give yourself a break from office life.
Part of successfully creating a work/life balance is being able to leave work at work and ...Read more
Wearing any kind of belt can be difficult, especially when you're shy about drawing attention to your waistline. On the other hand, belts are fun and useful accessories that have the potential to add a whole new dimension to your wardrobe. They can add extra polish to an outfit, define the waistline as needed, provide textural interest and even ...Read more
When editing your wardrobe you'll need to pass some items on to someone else. Instead of throwing them away and sending them to a landfill, give them a second life. Here are five ways to do just that.
1. Give items to friends and family.
I used to love when my big sister cleaned out her closet to get rid of items she no longer wanted because ...Read more