It’s all about adding texture to your look this fall and winter. Lucky for us, this means also keeping nice and cozy. A golden rule when it comes to experimenting with texture is to keep colors clean and fairly neutral. Also understand that not all textures mix well. It’s best to stick to smooth fabrics and one or two shots of texture versus mixing leather, a chunky knit, suede and faux fur all in one look. Go with your gut and when in doubt, remove one item. You’ll be pleasantly surprised what these recession-friendly pieces can do for a wardrobe of staple items. Go Victorian with this ruched velvet bolero. The perfect way to amp up a boring long sleeved T-shirt and jeans combo, this bolero can also top a strapless cocktail dress or asymmetrical number, meaning you get maximum mileage out of this special piece. Available in burgundy and rich blue, this is the perfect match-up for grey and black. Show some subtle shine in this matte sequin vest. Sequins can be tricky to wear, especially if you’re headed to more conservative venues. Matte sequins create a wearable look that can be tossed on over a V-neck and skinnies […]
Fashion is growing up this fall. When you think about it, everything is polished. Even the messy hair was a little more kept and a little less ratty than past seasons. It’s about a loose chignon, not a disheveled bedhead, and it’s about loose, structured pieces, not ultra baggy garments that swallow you whole. Look ahead to your bright future by dressing the part and polishing up where your wardrobe needs it. Add structure to your wardrobe with this oversized men’s-inspired vest. Worn over a T-shirt and skinnies for day, it also breathes new life into a saucy cocktail dress for a downtown chic we all want to be seen in. Whatever color you choose, go for a bold lip this fall and winter. Cream finishes work with the done feel of the season, but major gloss is the way to go if you aren’t used to donning dark hues. In a season where neutrals rule, bright lips provide the perfect splash of color and allow you to update your look for under $10. Ditch cocktail dresses that are tight and short. This season is all about that effortless, relaxed ease that shows you’re confident. An easy-to-wear cocktail dress in […]
Fall fever gives everyone the longing for a few new duds that can gets us through the remainder of the year. As the weather starts to cool down and the days get shorter, you need smart, adaptable pieces that are
Oh, the power of accessories. Just when you thought you were safe with dark prints and wide leg trousers, you start to realize that the real power dressing lies in accessories. Those little extras can elevate a look and are often the way to make
Typically, fall has a sense of gloominess. Gone are flirty sun dresses, now wardrobes are making room for wool suiting, shawls, and boots. This season, fall has a very different feeling with various hues and florals, making the cut...
The most recent accessory that has taken the male world by storm? Why sneakers, of course. Sneakerheads have cropped up in every city from Berlin to Boston. They collect them by the dozen(s), meticulously choosing colorways, fit, and style.
I’m a tried-and-true sort of gal. If something works (and we’re talking everything, not just beauty products here), I’m most likely going to continue to buy it. In the world of fashion and beauty, we know that every company out there from the giants to the college kids working out of their parents’ basements claim to have the next great thing.
Sandals...oh how we love thee! Shoes can take you places...figuratively and literally. Compiled here are our picks for summer sandals, all of which are a sick take on the standard Grecian sandal that no one can get enough of.
Landing a designer bag is now the mainstay of nearly every woman’s fashion desires. It began with a few boldface names and constant reminders of what we should be wearing by every budding starlet that now put ‘fashionista’ on their resume as well.