Gone and Forgotten: Why some style are better off forgotten

As hot and cold as fashion can be, there are times when style goes cold. Ice cold. And, for good. Whether it’s a top or bottom, accessory or piece of jewelry and the footwear to finish off the entire ensemble, you might be harboring a few pieces of clothing that could easily be put in the “go” pile when you’re determine what you should and shouldn’t be wearing. Now, it’s worth noting that the items on this list, the ones that are being cast aside and rightfully so, could easily be back…

Cleanup Duty: How to rid closet of what is going out of style

Fashion can be hard to stay ahead of, particularly with how the every chaining culture and world of style can stop on a dime and take a complete detour. What once was chic and so called timeless has no transformed into the utter doldrums of the fashion world, leaving your closet in a state of complete influx as a result. The real trick isn’t so much ridding yourself of those clothes, because quite frankly most women keep them in the event they make a comeback, such as your velvet track suit…

Casually Speaking: How to stay classy and comfortable at get together

How many times have you been asked to attend a dinner at friend’s house, and you so want to just throw on a pair of sweats and a hoodie and walk in with a bottle of wine as assume everything is just fine? For most men, that would be ideal and less than ideal for anyone with them. While sweats might be a bit of a stretch, being able to head to a get together without having to feel the need to dress up but rather keep things casual and…

Classically Trained: How to make timeless fashion work for you

What are the sweetest words any woman can hear regarding fashion? How does “timeless classic” sound? That phrase allows you to breathe a sigh of sweet relief knowing that there are tops, bottoms, accessories and other stylish items that you can purchase and know that you’ll always have them as your “go to” in your closet. To say this should leave you ecstatic is an understatement: not only do you have versatile pieces to add to your wardrobe to make multiple looks, but think of just who valuable these are in…

Painfully Plain: How to know your style is so old fashioned

Who doesn’t love to do a little people watching from time to time? Sure, we all do, and those women who are paying close attention to fashion trends and how styles come and go like the seasons also use that people watching to see what’s in and what’s out as far as wardrobes are concerned. One of the more unique aspects of trends is that they come and go so quickly, that you might actually blink and miss the high side of a particular style before it really even gets a…

Cosmetically Challenged: How to choose the best fragrance?

Walk toward any cosmetic counter in a small or retail store, and you’ll be inundated with two things: sample sprays and enough bottles to seemingly last a lifetime. Oh, and one other thing: confusion. No, the confusion isn’t because every sales person is spraying your from all angles, and the smell is too much to take in all at once but rather because you have an endless amount of options to choose from, so what are women to do when they’re trying to find a perfume that is, in their eyes,…

Must Haves: Certain clothing staples belong in women’s closets

If you’ve heard the phrase once, you’ve heard it a thousand times in regard to fashion as it relates to women. You simply have to have this item. Often times, that sentiment is used to describe clothing or an article of it that is new and fresh off the runway in New York or Paris. You’ll hear that uttered around the time that one season runs into another, and fashion begins to take shape. But for most women, needing those clothing staples truly centers on those few items that simply are universally…

Thought Provoking: How to take runway looks and make them your own

As much as you love to check out what’s hot for all of the seasons by keeping an eye and ear on all the comings and goings of your favorite fashion runway, you can’t help but think that those styles are simply out of your reach. And by that, you believe wholeheartedly that those looks are either unattainable and left to those who have the financial resources to buy clothes of that ilk and look a certain way or you’re having trouble taking what you see and making it truly…

Played Out: Why some fashion is totally irrelevant

From flats to pumps, accessories to earrings, you’d be hard pressed not to find, even in women’s fashion, something that has finally gone out of style. You can be sure that your closet could easily be filled with a bag, shoe or skirt that just isn’t cutting it anymore, and needs to be given the ceremonious toss to the curb as being fashion that no longer is relevant. As much as fashion is forgiving, as cyclical as it can be, you still have a few items, pieces, tops or bottoms that…

Fall Forward: How to spot latest trends for Fall

Although not quite cool enough to declare summer to be subtly over, the cooler temperatures are on the horizon and with that bring hot Fall fashion to the table as women begin thinking more about long sleeves, covering those legs and finding all the right tops and bottoms, accessories and shoes for the upcoming seasonal changeover. If you’re someone who wants to look the part of being on the cusp of fashionable attire, then you’ll undoubtedly gravitate toward some of the more engaging Fall fashions on the block this year. The…