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”!

Summer of Color
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Summer of Color

We just spent a year inside where designers decided we wanted to wear shades of beige and baby food. But now with a new season and parts of the country opening up, color is returning without sacrificing the comfort we found in those oatmeal and clay-colored sweatsuits. A few things…

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The Friday Shop: Memorial Day Weekend Edition
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The Friday Shop: Memorial Day Weekend Edition

It’s Memorial Day weekend and you know what that means – SALES! Below I share what sales I think are worth checking out: Sale Alert: Fashion Universal Standard: Sale Code? UPDATE: I shared a promo code for a sale off dresses that doesn’t seem to be working right now. However,…

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The Friday Shop
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The Friday Shop

Sale Alert ELEMIS sent me a bunch of products to review and I will have that coming up soon (I find some of the products similar in goals/purpose/style to Colleen Rothschild and will likely do a comparison review since I already use CR) but they also offered a promo code.…

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Switch Up Your Wardrobe with 3+ Great Summer Ruanas from Chico’s
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Switch Up Your Wardrobe with 3+ Great Summer Ruanas from Chico’s

Okay, let’s talk about ruanas. I’ve loved ruanas for winter and always have one; they’re great to throw over most everything for warmth without bulk or restriction. But summer ruanas… they can feel a bit cliché, like I should be rocking them with some cropped wide-leg linen pants with an…

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Honest Ruby Ribbon Review for Large Busts
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Honest Ruby Ribbon Review for Large Busts

After quite a fiasco in the comment section of a Rodan + Fields Lash Boost review with a bunch of spiteful consultants (most of those comments I deleted because it got really nasty), I made a decision to not support direct sale or MLM companies on Wardrobe Oxygen unless I…

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My Late Spring Style Uniform
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My Late Spring Style Uniform

If you see me in person this late spring, there is a good chance you will see me in this outfit or a variation of it. Relaxed jeans that offer some airflow and flexibility, a lightweight cotton or linen top with interest, and Birkenstock sandals. My Late Spring Uniform with…

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Building a Summer Bra Wardrobe (+ Other Favorite Summer Undies from Soma)
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Building a Summer Bra Wardrobe (+ Other Favorite Summer Undies from Soma)

It’s clear by now that I am a fan of Soma for sleepwear, loungewear, and intimates. As someone with a larger bust, and one who has soft curves and is over 40, I appreciate a retailer that offers a great range of styles and sizes of bras and undies as…

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The Best Wide Width Shoes for Summer from Zappos
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The Best Wide Width Shoes for Summer from Zappos

Zappos reached out and wanted me to do a post on Instagram for them. I was down, because I love Zappos and have shopped Zappos forever. Gosh, here’s a post of my raving about Zappos way back in 2008! The selection at Zappos is great, especially for someone who has…

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