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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”!

The Best Bras for Larger Busts at Cacique Intimates
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The Best Bras for Larger Busts at Cacique Intimates

This post is sponsored by Cacique Intimates When I shared the top plus size bras and intimates rated by you readers, Cacique noticed.  Cacique, Lane Bryant’s intimates brand, rated #1 for bras and top for sports bras in my plus-size intimates reader survey.  They reached out to me and offered…

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The Best Stylish Wide Calf Boots
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The Best Stylish Wide Calf Boots

If you’re like me, you can’t go into any old shoe department and grab a pair of tall boots because they just won’t fit.  Even when I was a single-digit clothing size I wore wide calf boots, and I have always struggled to find stylish wide calf boots that are…

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A Talbots Holiday Capsule Wardrobe
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A Talbots Holiday Capsule Wardrobe

The holidays are right around the corner, is your closet ready? This is the time of year where your social calendar fills up. Friends from out of town are back for a quick coffee catch-up, neighbors host cookie swaps, your aunt hosts Thanksgiving, your cousin hosts Christmas dinner, your bestie…

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Festive Red for Holiday Glam
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Festive Red for Holiday Glam

I know I shared glam accents earlier this month, but this topic bears repeating because the holidays are coming and it’s the time of year when I get the most panicked emails asking for tips on last-minute holiday glam looks.  How can I dress up my work outfit for a…

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What I Wore Off the Blog
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What I Wore Off the Blog

I’m trying to be better about photographing all my outfits, not just the ones I’m wearing when my husband has his fancy-dancy camera with him.  Here are some of the most recent outfits I’ve worn out and about: Sweater: Everlane (L) | Pants: The Pleated Culottes c/0 And Comfort (0X)…

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Your Closet Could Use Some Holiday Glam!
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Your Closet Could Use Some Holiday Glam!

It’s so easy to get caught in buying a last-minute look this time of year.  A work event, a neighbor’s party that suddenly has a festive dress code, a friend needs a Plus One last minute for her gala.  Last-minute buys are rarely good buys, they’re often worn once and…

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Sunshine on a Rainy Day: The Best Striped Sweaters
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Sunshine on a Rainy Day: The Best Striped Sweaters

Let’s be real here. While magazines, blogs, and online boutiques will be all about fabulous coats, cute beanies with pom-poms, and glitzy looks for holiday parties; the main thing you’ll be wearing from now through spring are sweaters. Sweaters with trousers to the office, with jeans on the weekends, with…

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Burgundy – The Unexpected Neutral This Season
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Burgundy – The Unexpected Neutral This Season

Last week I featured red, and this week I am featuring burgundy, a dark red.  However, I featured red as a pop of color that can add vibrancy to neutrals, while burgundy, merlot, and other dark reds are essentially a neutral.  Especially this season, a dark red is a chic…

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