If you are into fashion, you always want to look your best, but you know that your love of clothes can sometimes break your budget. Fortunately, there are ways to find fashionable clothing without breaking the bank.
The first obvious way to save money on the latest fashions is to pay attention to the sales at your favorite stores. Learn when your stores have their best sales and prepare to buy during those sales. Do not stress about if your piece of clothing will be around for the sale. Keep in mind that there are going to be other great Read the rest of this entry »
With summer right around the corner, the season’s hottest trends are now in stores. How do you know what to buy and what to pass on? Here are some clothing styles to avoid.
Trends by their very nature are meant to push the envelope. However, while avant-garde artwork can look good on a wall, the same concept may not translate on the average human body. Unless you’re a supermodel, avoid this season’s oversized blouses and poncho-styled tunics.Never heard of this before? Get up to speed here. These Read the rest of this entry »
Just because you love fashion doesn’t mean that you have a lot of money to spare, so consider the simple styles that are very in but which will not require a lot of money or effort to accomplish.
Colorblocking is been in in a big way over the last few years. Look for shirts and tops in solid colors. The shirt and top should match to some degree, but the key is to present large swathes of undifferentiated color. Use large solid purses to complete the look.
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On Direct TV , there are no shortage of programs featuring people and, more importantly, what they are wearing. Just spending a few minutes channel surfing, you will find any of the various versions of the Real Housewives or the Bachelorette and many other shows that all feature clothing. If anything, the fashion world has grown more dynamic as the years have gone on, but it can also be expensive.
Cheaper alternative and no-name brand items are all well and good, but some of the best fashion statements you can make are the ones that come from you. From your imagination, your mind and your own two hands.
You don’t need to be some kind of master seamstress to make your own clothing items. In fact, all you really need (aside from patience and practice) is a sewing machine and the right materials for the right job. There are plenty of guides and resources online that can help you on your way offering step by step guides on anything from making a dress to a purse and anything else.
It’s easy to get swept up in the world of fashion, but it also pays to keep your feet planted too. You can pay hundreds of dollars for that dress you saw that woman on television wear ONCEor you can take the time to make the dress yourself. Who knows? You might even make it better.
Should I Match My Shoes or Bag? This is a question that we get often and to be honest there is no right or wrong answer. You can go the safe route and if you want a more polished look you can match your accessories to a colors of your articles of clothing. However, the more daring fashionista says that mixing, while still matching is the best way to stand out in a crowd and get you Read the rest of this entry »
When it comes to trying to find the best colors for your skin tones there is the idea that you should just get whatever you like and what makes you feel good. While this is true to some degree, there are actually some colors that look better on certain skin tones that other. This helps you find what makeup and clothing will best highlight your most dominant physical feature: your skin.
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There are many women in the world who do not have slender bodies. Locating specialty shops featuring sizes for this population is sometimes a chore, but they are out there. Upscale “gently worn garments” shops can be great places to look for plus sizes also.
The styles most often chosen may be rather draped and loose. Usually unacceptable are clinging jersey-type fabrics. They will accentuate every less-than-perfect curve one has. Leggings are not the most becoming fashion style to wear, either. Nor are super short dresses and skirts. So, the bottom line Read the rest of this entry »
Most women who have curves tend to want to hide them. This is due in no small part to the media always showcasing slim and petite sized women as the standard of beauty. However, if you are curvy, you should know that all sizes are beautiful and instead of hiding your body under a lot of fabrics and big clothes you should highlight your curves. In doing so, you can actually give the illusion of having a smaller figure. It is when you wear big clothes that you Read the rest of this entry »
Pretty much any style can be worn on a skinny frame, it’s all about knowing how to wear them. One of the best tips is to buy clothes that are long enough for your body. Anything even a little bit too short is not going to do anything to flatter your figure. Fabrics with weight, structure and texture are a good idea also. They help add dimension to your frame, softening harsh body lines. Chunks of color also work for breaking up body lines and making your appear fuller. Read the rest of this entry »