Wardrobe Consultation: Jaclyn H.

Jaclyn H. recently graduated with her Masters Degree and has an amazing new job that she loves. She wanted help finding a work-appropriate way to keep her sophisticated pin-up/grunge style and still look professional. She gravitates towards tough details like the leather, studs, skulls etc but wants to translate that into a daytime look that [...]

Today’s Outfit: Work-Ready Mark Retro Dress

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Today, we’re featuring Jaclyn, wearing this work-ready “Retro So Right” dress from mark. This relaxed silhouette has an attached sash tie to define the waist and a black and tan painterly print with pops of this year’s hottest color, tangerine. This dress is both figure-flattering and eye-catching! As you can see, this gorgeous dress looks [...]

Stacy London’s Tips for Fashionable, Comfortable Feet


We are sooooooooooo lucky to get some awesome tips on how to keep our feet comfortable whilst not forgoing fashion from Miss Fashion Hotstuff, Stacy London! She has teamed up with Dr. Scholl’s for Her to promote healthy feet and healthy fashion forward footwear! Hoorah! We love when our feet don’t hurt! Hey gals! As [...]

Dr. Scholls for Her Partners with Dress For Success


Dr. Scholl’s® For Her recently announced an interactive Facebook campaign to support Dress for Success Worldwide – an international nonprofit organization that offers professional attire, a network of support and career development tools to women entering the workforce. Preparing for a job interview includes choosing an appropriate outfit, and the right shoes are an essential [...]

New: Premium Pants from Gap

We all know Gap is a go-to for wardrobe basics.  Now they’re debuting a premium pants line.  Great timing– pants are everywhere for Fall! Our customers know that they can trust us to deliver perfect-fit jeans,” says Gap’s EVP of Design, Patrick Robinson. “But we recognize that our customers need options for all the occasions in [...]

Outfit Ideas: Skinny Cargo Pants

If you’re only looking for a few pieces this Fall, definitely consider getting a skinny cargo pant. They began trending last Spring and are totally mainstream and on-trend for the upcoming season. Initially, I had mixed feelings about them, probably because of my aversion to traditional cargos.  Those have always been too crunchy and utilitarian for [...]

Jaime’s No-Shop February: Week Two

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Wow… let’s just say that week two did NOT go as smoothly as week one. There was some good and some bad news, and I’ll share both with you. Let’s start with the good: I really didn’t fall into any big amounts of temptation. I bought the boy a pair of jeans (yes, another… he’s [...]

Winter Must-Have: Bootights – Tights To Wear With Boots!


Introducing Bootights! Tights with the comfort and cushioning of attached mid-calf socks that are designed exclusively to wear with boots! THE PROBLEM: Tights are often awkward and uncomfortable when worn with boots causing snagging, slipping, blistering, and cold feet, forcing women to wear socks over their tights. Most of my boots are also slightly big [...]

Review of XCVI Wearables and Happy House Top


While browsing around on SmartBargains.com I discovered a brand called XCVI. My first impression was that XCVI was a laid-back brand offering relaxed and chic fashion made primarily from cotton. The brand falls in the mid price range for me; not cheap, but not expensive either. Most items cost under $100. I was super excited [...]