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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”!

Great Deal – Lands Ends
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Great Deal – Lands Ends

Lands End almost never goes on sale. There are never promos for a percentage off if you spend a certain amount, there aren’t outlet stores in every strip mall across the country, they usually carry simple basics at standard, reasonable prices season after season. Well they are having a sale.…

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Attention Washington DC Area Women…
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Attention Washington DC Area Women…

For this month, bring your gently used career wear to any nearby Zips Dry Cleaning location, and they will donate it to Suited to Succeed, a non-profit that assists women in transition from training programs and unemployment to self-sufficiency by providing free professional clothing and workshops. We all have some…

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Remembering Lady Bird…
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Remembering Lady Bird…

My sister forwarded me this article from The Washington Post. Yet another article by Robin Givhan that I love… wanted to share with all of you as well. A First Lady’s Natural BeautyIn Place of Dazzle, a Taste for the Simply Pleasing By Robin GivhanWashington Post Staff WriterFriday, July 13,…

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Reader Survey
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Reader Survey

So tomorrow I am going to the theater (for those of you in DC, we are going to dinner first at Notti Bianche, and then walking to the Kennedy Center) to see Phantom of the Opera. I have seen lots of theater performances, but never Phantom (though I did see…

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Unexpected “Staples” for a Summer (and beyond) Wardrobe
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Unexpected “Staples” for a Summer (and beyond) Wardrobe

Yes, there are the staples. But everyone needs to add to their wardrobe to fit their lifestyle, personality and climate. Below are a few tried and true additions that seem to work with many women I have met and interacted with across the country, no matter their age or figure:…

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Random thoughts on a Tuesday…
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Random thoughts on a Tuesday…

I wear Burberry London as my signature fragrance. It is the first time I have had a “signature fragrance,” for most fragrances drive me insane or make me sneeze after a few weeks. Because of this, a good third of my bureau is decorated with various perfume bottles. I just…

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July Wardrobing Assignment
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July Wardrobing Assignment

I started doing this assignment last week, and it has really opened up my eyes regarding what is actually in my wardrobe vs. what I wear vs. what I believe I need. When trying to lose weight, one is often told to keep a food journal. Often we do not…

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Random Post – Thursday Night Television Recap
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Random Post – Thursday Night Television Recap

Did anyone catch So You Think You Can Dance last night? I didn’t see most of it, but I did catch a portion of Fergie’s performance of Glamorous and almost lost my dinner in regard to her outfit. Who is her stylist? And really does one need a stylist to…

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