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Summer Sundresses for 2010

Posted by kristin On May - 24 - 2010

Jessica Simpson in a Bad Sundress Its summer and the perfect outfit for summer is the sundress. Sundresses are a stylish fun approach to the season letting you be cool and comfortable while still maintaining your own personal style. There is an old misconception that sundresses are either for little girls or they’re a hippie style that’s seen its day come and go. And if your image of a sundress is a short frilly dress with spaghetti straps or a long maxi dress with a floral print then yes those... more

Does Anybody Wear Skirts Any More

Posted by kristin On May - 24 - 2010

Beyonce Skirt I remember when skirts were a common clothing option and the length of a woman’s skirt was a huge fashion issue. Today it seems as though skirts have almost become a clothing item from days gone by and the attention paid to skirt lengths has transferred to hemlines in general. So what is going on with women’s skirts? Well, there still obviously are skirts being made and people wearing them but their popularity has definitely waned while favor has instead been transferred to dresses... more

Is There a Tent in Your Future

Posted by kristin On May - 20 - 2010

Camping With Memorial Day just around the corner camping season is about to begin. I’ve been told camping is cool again and although I had sworn off campfire stink and mosquitoes and ticks years ago, it looks like I’m going to be hitting the campgrounds pretty hard this summer. The best part about taking up camping a decade after my last attempt is the camping equipment is totally different and much more comfortable, or so I’m told. One of the biggest improvements in my comfort will be the... more

The Summer’s Dress: It’s a Wrap

Posted by kristin On May - 18 - 2010

Jessica Simpson Wrap Dress There’s something about a simple women’s dress and a nice pair of shoes that makes every woman feel sleek and sexy in the summer. This year’s simple women’s dress is the wrap dress. Much like the maxi dress served as the go anywhere, do anything dress for a few summers past, the wrap dress is filling that void this summer. Get the most out of your wrap dress by selecting something that is form fitting, that doesn’t billow too much at the top and the bottom. Another... more

Dressing for Summer with a Baby Bump

Posted by kristin On May - 17 - 2010

<Pregnant Nicole Richie Facing summer with a baby on the way is not usually an exciting prospect, you’re hot, uncomfortable and swelling when everyone else is getting ready for bikini season. But dressing for a summer pregnancy doesn’t have to be frustrating, new maternity clothing is more exciting and attractive than it has been in years past. Even maternity swimsuits have changed and now offer pregnant women a way to enjoy the beach and water without feeling like a beached whale or covering... more

Clothing that Makes You Look Thinner

Posted by kristin On May - 16 - 2010

Mariah Carey Hiding Weight in a LBD Thin is in, although every year it seems as though someone says we’re going to start appreciating curves and a little weight, it’s still all about being (or looking) thin. So how can you dress to look thinner? Empire waist dresses have always been a great way to hide a little extra belly and butt fat. With the high waist the dress flairs a bit early giving you more room to hide in. But don’t rely on empire waist dresses or even empire tops and blouses because... more

Learn How to Dress to Look Taller

Posted by kristin On May - 15 - 2010

Celebrity Shortie Hayden Panettiere For some shorter women, dressing to look taller is a priority. High heels are almost a wardrobe requirement but there are other clothing tricks you can do to make yourself look taller. First of all, don’t assume every item of petite clothing or petite dresses are designed to create an illusion of height. Many petite designs are simply smaller versions or designer clothing, which is made for willowy tall models, and will make short women look shorter. Look for... more

The Tank Tops of Summer

Posted by kristin On May - 11 - 2010

Jessica Simpson Tank Top One staple item of clothing for summertime is the tank top. Whether it’s a preppy tank top perfect for a day of golf or summer, a sexy tank top for date night or just a casual tank top for any old occasion, there must be at least a handful of tank tops ready for summer. So what’s hot in tank tops for summer 2010? Ruffles are hot in all women’s blouses this year and tank tops are no exception. Look for tops embellished with ruffles and faux flowers to dress up your look... more

The Summer Cover Up

Posted by kristin On May - 10 - 2010

Miranda Kerr Levis Denim Jacket Those hot summer nights are coming but they’re still pretty few and far between. So going from day to night typically requires some sort of cover up that’s versatile enough to match most outfits but stylish enough to keep you off an ugly sweater website. A black cardigan or a white cardigan is usually a safe bet for a versatile cover up for summer and the rest of the year. Look for something light and airy that will provide a little protection from a summer night’s... more

Dressing for that Honeymoon Vacation

Posted by kristin On May - 9 - 2010

Beckhams Second Honeymoon There is no other trip that you’ll take that will compare with your honeymoon vacation. So it’s no wonder that planning for a honeymoon can drive anyone just a little crazy. Selecting honeymoon clothes for women is infinitely more difficult that choosing honeymoon clothes for men. Mainly because men don’t care as much but also because their clothing is more versatile. So this is the key to packing for your honeymoon vacation, either stop caring or get clothing that... more