Fashion Advice

What started with reader emails has become one of the most popular topics on Wardrobe Oxygen. “Ask Allie” is a feature on Wardrobe Oxygen where popular DC style blogger, Alison Gary, answers reader questions about fashion, styling, how to wear the latest trends, and more. Use the Contact page to submit your questions and you never know, it may be the subject of the next “Ask Allie”!

Friday Sale Alert
Fashion Advice

Friday Sale Alert

Brands are having some major sales and you have asked for my picks from my favorite retailers.  I want you to keep in mind that what is going on in the world won’t be over in 30 days, no matter what some politicians are saying.  Please shop while keeping that…

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Swimwear for Large Busts at Cacique
Swimwear

Swimwear for Large Busts at Cacique

While we are all at home doing what is right for ourselves and the rest of the world, we will eventually be able to get back to normal and normal includes having fun in the sun at the pool, the beach, the lake, and even a sprinkler in your backyard.…

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Friday Sale Alert
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Friday Sale Alert

I’m not sure if this will be a weekly post, but for now I want to keep the sales separate from Weekend Reads and there are so many good sales going down I don’t want you to miss out!  Below are the best sales through the weekend – my picks…

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Sports Bras for Large Busts: My Current Search
Activewear

Sports Bras for Large Busts: My Current Search

I work out almost every weekday morning, and with a 36 F chest, I can’t do it with any old sports bra.  I’m always on the hunt for sports bras for large busts. While I don’t regularly participate in high-impact exercise, I am 45 and gravity has visited this body…

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Cabi Capsule Wardrobe for Spring 2020
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Cabi Capsule Wardrobe for Spring 2020

I have been creating capsule wardrobes on Wardrobe Oxygen since 2005; not only is it one of the most popular content on this site, but it is the most fun to put together. I truly believe you can achieve big style with a small closet, and love proving that by…

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Spring Forward in Pink, Fuchsia, Lilac, and Purple
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Spring Forward in Pink, Fuchsia, Lilac, and Purple

From salmon to powder to Millenial, soft pink shades have been on trend for several seasons.  And while pale pink continues to be on trend, it is being seen alongside darker and brighter shades of pink, berry, and fuchsia.  Light purples like lavender and lilac are also gaining traction with…

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Trendy Sneakers for Grown Women
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Trendy Sneakers for Grown Women

When you’re over 30, it’s hard to know which sneakers trends are cool and which end up looking clueless.  I wrote this post in 2019 but updated it for 2020 to include current trends and the most stylish sneakers that look fashionable, purposeful, and not try-hard for grown women. Below…

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Where To Shop for Plus Size Workwear
Fashion Advice

Where To Shop for Plus Size Workwear

A reader recently DMed me on Instagram asking where she should look for plus size workwear.  She recently was promoted at work and needed to level up from business casual to a more professional and polished look.  At a size 22, she was struggling to figure out where to shop…

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