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Category: Fashion

Best Dresses for Spring Wedding Guests Under $50

With the end of winter nearly in sight (technically March 20), your mind might be skipping ahead to spring and summer wedding season. Wondering what to wear? You’re in good company! I’ve been getting quite a few requests for wedding guest dress inspiration, so I placed a huge Amazon order. This post sifts through the good, bad, and ugly to save you time (and money).…

How to Wear a Dress in Winter and Stay Warm

Winter weather has a way of zapping the excitement out of our wardrobe. We get cold; we get lazy and we end up wearing whatever works. Generally, that’s a bulky sweater and jeans. If you’re anything like me, this method eliminates half my closet. Dresses are my favorite thing to wear. So, why wait for spring to arrive? I prefer to restyle and keep my favorite dresses in rotation.…

Quince Review: Honest Take on The Viral Brand

Every once in a great while a clothing brand seems to explode into our consciousness. Once unheard of, it is suddenly popping up everywhere! Quince falls into that buzzy, viral category. I first spotted it via an Instagram ad. The dreamy-looking (and supposedly washable) silk skirt sparked my interest. However, the price point ($60 vs the $150 mark) really solidified things. You know your girl loves a bargain!…

Galentine’s Day Outfits: Ideas & Inspiration

Valentine’s Day gets a lot of attention. However, when it comes to the fashion… Galentine’s Day > February 14! Why? Women tend to dress for other women, especially when those women are our nearest and dearest! Galentine’s Day is a time for fun, friendship, and an opportunity to don fashion that feels just right! So, pull up a chair and let’s explore some Galentine’s Day outfits your besties will swoon for.…

Birdies Reviews 2024: As Comfy as Slippers?

I’ll be honest, I am not a flats girl. At 4’11, heels have been a calling card most of my life. I assumed I needed that added height to look polished. Without it, I felt a bit frumpy. Notice I’m using past tense here? When my job forced me to reconsider my footwear and focus on comfort, I landed on Birdies shoes. They were completely unique, appealing both to my style sensibilities and functional needs.…

10 Best Brands For Petite Women

The struggle is real! If you’ve ever tried on a pair of beautiful trousers only to find them pooling at your ankles… or a seemingly sleek dress (it looked so good on the mannequin) that appears boxy and unflattering on you, you know what I’m talking about. Shopping for a petite frame is not easy. Stores are beginning to recognize they need to cater to shoppers who don’t have model proportions. …

Relaxed Blazer Outfits: 4 Ways to Style

When we think of blazers our mind typically goes straight to the office. They’re a powerful style statement – versatile, appropriate, and forever classic. However, while they work wonders as corporate attire, blazers have a much broader range. As Vogue puts it, the blazer ranks among a wardrobe’s greatest assets and can adapt to nearly any occasion. This is especially the case for the relaxed silhouette that is deeply in vogue right now.…

How to Style a Silk Skirt Elegantly

It’s an unlikely closet power-player… Surprisingly versatile and shockingly good for all seasons! Yes, I’m talking about the silk slip skirt. This eternal classic is generating significant seasonal buzz. Call it an ode to the 90s or an Old Hollywood revival. Either way, silk skirts are here to stay! Looking for tips on how to style a silk skirt? We’ll dive into the underpinnings of a flattering silk skirt look and some fun ways to extend their wear.…

Can Petites Wear Wide Leg Jeans?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably noticed a lot more variety in denim lately. Move over skinny jeans, there’s a new, wider silhouette in town! Can petites wear wide leg jeans? Yes, everyone can!

However, there are a few important styling tips/tricks shorter women should keep in mind. If you’re eager to try wide leg jeans, but worry they will swallow you up (making you look even shorter), this post is for you.…

Best Coral Lipsticks: Guide to Flattering Shades

Coral lipstick… A lot of people associate this hue with the summer months. For me, it’s a year-round style signature! Nothing lights up your face or manufactures a sudden glow quite like a swipe of coral. I first discovered the color back in my on-camera TV news days. An image consultant urged me to try it on the anchor desk. Little did I know it would become a lifelong obsession!…