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Over 50 Style: How to Dress a No-Waist Body

How to Dress When Your Waistline Leaves Without You Okay, let’s face it: shift happens. And it doesn’t always happen where you might plan, given a choice, when it comes to body matter. If you face the mirror one day … Continue reading

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How to dress a pear-shaped body

So They Tell You You’re a Pear:  How to Dress It If this is your body shape, you know just what the “pear” is — you’re fuller below the waist than you are in the upper body. You’ve probably read … Continue reading

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Tights with open toe shoes?

Open-Toe Shoes & Hosiery:  Yes You Can White sandals with suntan-color-reinforced-toe-pantyhose. Can you see it?  If the image makes you cringe, you may be old enough to have a residual memory or two from the 1980’s fashion police (it wasn’t … Continue reading

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What’s in a Makeover?

Hair & Makeup: Finishing Touches for a Tip-to-Toe Transformation Ever imagine yourself as one of those women featured in a magazine makeover or reality show?  You know the ones:  in a day, given a new look.  Whisked off to professional stylists for hair … Continue reading

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How to Wear Unflattering Colors

5 Ways to Make the Wrong Colors Right Sometimes a girl just wants to wear what she wants to wear.  So what happens when it’s a color that doesn’t flatter?  Since personal color is a passion of mine, I’ve written … Continue reading

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How to Build a Seasonless Wardrobe with Style

Strategic Shopping for a Versatile Wardrobe If you’re like many women, you shop with eyes wide open for clothing you can love.  Maybe a sweater screams your name when you least expect it.  Or, the entire outfit on a mannequin … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 Color Trends

What to Wear this Spring:  Color! Every fashion season has its favorite colors.  Sometimes they’re consistent with your own favorites, other times you may wish you could have a chat with the Fashion Color Czar to set things right.  This season, … Continue reading

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How to Wear Spring Trends to Work

 4 Spring Trends Translated for the Office Like a spring bouquet from your garden, it’s not necessarily what you pick that matters, but rather how you display your pickings.  Here are four top trends for Spring 2015 and how you can bring … Continue reading

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Blush-Pink Fashion

What Makes YOU Blush? This isn’t about embarrassment.  It’s not even about the blush you wear on your cheeks.  This is about spring’s hottest color trend.  It’s a variation on the “nude” trend of seasons past, with just a tinge … Continue reading

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Work Wardrobe Hacks Every Professional Needs to Know

5 Clothing Tools for a Tarnish-Free Work Image A critical meeting is on your morning agenda.  It involves a presentation delivered by none other than… you.  It’s okay.  You’ve prepared well.  You know your material like the back of your … Continue reading

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