Category: Fashion Advice

Capsule Wardrobe: Elegant Professional

Capsule Wardrobes Fashion Advice

When you have to dress in business attire every day for work, it can get expensive. Blazers, lined trousers, matching suits, and then all the alterations… to have a different outfit every day for your job can lead you to the poorhouse. In Corporate America, more than anywhere else, it makes sense to build a capsule wardrobe for your work clothing. With a cohesive collection of pieces, you can have…

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Small Business… Sunday?

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All week I have had pain in my neck and shoulder and it progressively got worse to the point that typing was torture. But this morning I woke up feeling better and I had to share a few of my favorite small businesses that I planned to feature yesterday but deserve love any day of the year. My Favorite Small Businesses Love,Cortnie Handbags Cortnie used to live in my neck…

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The Best Black Friday Deals for Fashion and Beauty

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The Best Black Friday Deals in Fashion and Beauty Essentially every retailer has a promotion for Black Friday, but not all are worth getting up at the crack of dawn or spending time away from family. Below is my opinion on the best Black Friday deals going on today and through this weekend, and a few tips of what to purchase at each of the sales.  As I learn of…

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Attending a cabi Fashion Experience

Fall Fashion Fashion Advice

I learned about cabi in 2011 when my friend became a stylist. This year, I really got to know cabi and the people behind the brand. I was invited to attend cabi Conversations where I chatted all night with founders and staff of cabi. I was also invited to attend Scoop, cabi’s twice-yearly conference that includes Stylist training and a fashion show of the upcoming clothing collection. However, I hadn't…

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Stitch Fix Review

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I've had many friends, and many of you tell me you've tried Stitch Fix and you've had mixed experiences. And many of you have asked my opinion of Stitch Fix especially since it added plus sizes (and they added a program for men!).  Right now they're having a promotion where your first stying fee is waived so I felt it was a good time to do a Stitch Fix review…

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What To Buy At the Gap Sale

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Through this weekend, Gap is having up to 50% off everything, and then an additional 20% off your order with the promo code CHEERS. Not only that, this is GapCash time, so you will earn GapCash to use closer to the holidays. Reader Kim asked me to share what I think are the best buys during this Gap Sale, my picks are below. Gap Crazy Stripe I shared the Gap…

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Universal Standard Review

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Universal Standard is doing a road trip across the country and this weekend they came to DC, with two days in the Pentagon City Nordstrom, and yesterday they made a one-day pop-up shop down the street from Union Market. I HAD to go, I've had mixed experiences with shopping Universal Standard online and wanted to be able to try a large variety of pieces to try for fit and quality. Also,…

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Nordstrom Fall Sale: The Best Shoes of the Sale

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The Nordstrom Fall Sale is always a hit or miss for me. Unlike the Nordstrom Anniversary sale, this is a true seasonal sale where you are more likely to find scores on sandals than items you can wear now. I find the sale is best for shoes (though don’t discount other departments for the occasional mega score). However, I found some really great wear now and all winter long footwear…

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