Driving and Outerwear

I don’t spend a lot of time in the car, but enough to have a preference for the type of outerwear that is most comfortable when driving: SHORT outerwear like peacoats, woolly bombers, blazers, denim jackets moto jackets, a cape coat, and short puffers.

How You Refresh Your Style

Forum member Bijou recently asked an interesting question: which aspects of our style do you regularly refresh so that you feel up to …

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One Outfit, Two Days

I am not alone in repeating head-to-toe outfits within the season, or from season to season. When you feel fabulous in an outfit, I …

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Link Love: Fragrances for Fall 2018

The Fashion Spot reports that several just-released fragrances rely on more Summery notes like citrus and cherry as signatures. In …

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Team Mood Dresser or Team Uniform Dresser

There was an interesting discussion about mood dressing on our forum recently. The upshot was that uniform dressing is the antithesis …

Fashion News Roundup: September 2018

A sustainable children’s collection at H&M, a new fashion documentary series, and more news from the fashion trenches this …

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Link Love: Boots Season Is Here

According to The Guardian there are four main camps when it comes to boots this Autumn: knee-high, ’80s ankle, western, and …

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A Recent Closet Edit

I edit and review my closet every month because I like to know exactly what I have in my wardrobe, how it all works together, and …

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Team Earth Tones or Team Jewel Tones

Earth tones are on trend. It’s been years since fashion and retail gave them some love, so it’s about time. A good retail …

Summer Item Duplication

If you’ve had an exceptional run with some Summer purchases, now is a good time to duplicate some of the workhorses and wardrobe …

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My Flat Substitute for Ankle Strap Pumps

I used to wear pointy-toe ankle strap pumps with a two inch heel a lot in warm weather (sometimes without the ankle strap). The pointy …

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Link Love: News From the Fashion Week Sidelines

Starting this season, London Fashion Week is going fur-free, which means no animal fur will be used in any official runway show or …

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Brands That Deliver Consistent Quality

I recently complained about the fact that quality is consistently inconsistent these days, but there are exceptions to this …

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Consistently Inconsistent Quality

It’s getting harder and harder to find quality wardrobe items. A high price point does not guarantee high quality, and a low …

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Midi Lengths and Muscular Calves

There have been comments on the blog and forum lately about not wanting to wear midi skirts and dresses when you have muscular calves …

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Fab Find: Epoch Foot Cream

Epoch Sole Solution is the foot cream of all foot creams because it REALLY works. I’ve tried many things — even Vicks …

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