October 2018

Tumble-Drying Clothes to Adjust their Fit

I should start by saying that 99.99% of my wardrobe items never see the inside of a tumble dryer. Not even panties, loungewear, yoga …


Fashion News Roundup: October 2018

Jenna Lyons’ new venture, the theme for next year’s Met Gala, an H&M bra collection for breast cancer survivors, and …


Some Fashion Terminology

Today I’m going to talk about the way I use some common fashion terms here on YLF. The differences between some of the terms …


Link Love: Workwear Brands to Watch

According to Fashionista, Modern Citizen is the Everlane of women’s professional clothing. Refinery29 rounds up 5 …


Shapewear 2018


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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


Tale of Two Capes


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 …