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Abundant style is having a wardrobe that WORKS for you; not the fantasy you get lost in.
Case in point: Pretty fabulous outfit here. It got your attention. But it is NOT what abundant style is all about. Not in my book at least.
The party outfit pictured is gorgeous – and flashy- no doubt. But, really, how often do you need to wear somethingREAD MORE »
How to make this reader embrace her curvy petite figure with grace and style. Now doesn’t that sound better than short and busty?
Dear Sharon: I am 20 years old and 5’1″ with slim legs, hips, and stomach. However, I have an inverted triangle body type with strong shoulders and a 34DD bust! My boyfriend recently told me I have a beautiful body and I shouldn’t use myREAD MORE »
Lose This, Redo That in 2013…
Truth be told, I HATE telling anyone to ditch something trendy. Something that is such a quick fad should not be in a chic wardrobe to begin with. There IS a sophisticated difference from looking on trend and being trendy… particularly, after 25ish.
Trendy is a blip on the style meter that spoils faster than a gallon of milk and datesREAD MORE »
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To most of us it seems that fashion has more seasons than a calendar can hold. The prelude to the next big runway fashion week season is Pre-Fall 2013.
But you don’t have to wait.
I’ve pulled key looks from the Sonia Rykiel Pre-Fall 2013 Look Book with styling tips to wear their nuances now. The Sonia Rykiel collection is inspired by Andy Warhol’s Factory “where the anonymous came back out asREAD MORE »
I love a look that’s easy-breazy and flattering on almost every figure type.
As my mom would say, this look has my name written on it. And, it should have your YOUR name on it too.
A retro flared skirt– like the Gucci flared skirt, pictured above– that falls just below the knee to mid calf is back for spring and you can start interpteting the stylingREAD MORE »
I totally get where this reader is coming from as I remember this dressing predicament from when my son was little. What’s a stay-at-home mom to wear can be frustrating, if not a bit sticky. Let’s help her out with some stylist tips…. they work to for a solo-entrepreneur who works from home with a virtual staff.
Dear Sharon: I am a stay-at-home mom and IREAD MORE »
Can this reader pull off mixing metallics all in one outfit?
Dear Sharon: O.K, I have a question about metallics. There is this fairly new gold/silver color I love. I have purses, I have sweaters, I have shoes, I have tops with it stitched in etc.
I know there is a “double denim” rule but I am not sure about metallics. For example, one day I wore metallic shoes an embellishedREAD MORE »
Stylist Advice- How can this reader add pizzazz to a neutral holiday dress…
I am wearing a mocha dress with sequins at Christmas and wondering what color of shoes I should get? Please help!!! (A.W. via Fashion Advice)
>> READ: Perfect Party Shoes
Standout sequins in muted shades of nude are very of the moment this holiday season. They are a sultry take on subtle and canREAD MORE »
If a black tie optional event is mostly business men, can this reader dare to bare with a backless dress?
Dear Sharon: I would sincerely appreciate your input on an issue I am having with a business black tie optional event. I am attending a “black tie optional” awards ceremony anddinner for a builders’ association in Western NY (near Canada). My completely platonic date is my boss.
TheREAD MORE »
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I’ll Have What She’s Having: Black leather pants that look so right
Yesterday, we talked about the ageless chic of a black leather motorcycle jacket, and today it’s time to talk about your lower half.
>>MORE: Leather Style
There’s an off-handedness that Italians have. They could be wearing the most extravagant item — think a healthy dose of gold, a swath of fur, ornate embellishments, or in thisREAD MORE »
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