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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”!

Fire Island Capsule Wardrobe: What I Packed for a Week in August
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Fire Island Capsule Wardrobe: What I Packed for a Week in August

As I mentioned in previous Weekend Reads posts and shared on Instagram, I just got back this weekend from a week-long trip to Fire Island, Davis Park to be specific. We went with relatives and it was a great getaway before our kids head back to school. I have an…

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No-sew DIY T-Shirt Modifications for a More Feminine Fit: My 5 Favorite Methods
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No-sew DIY T-Shirt Modifications for a More Feminine Fit: My 5 Favorite Methods

I love a graphic t-shirt, but as a short curvy woman, they don’t always love me. Most graphic t-shirts have a “unisex” fit which has a high crew neckline and long snug sleeves that aren’t really my jam. Over the years I have mastered a super easy no-sew, no measure,…

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Your Style May Be Hanging By a Thread: What is that X on the Back of Your Jacket and When Should It Be Removed?
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Your Style May Be Hanging By a Thread: What is that X …

I like to consider myself your virtual friend who offers you style advice. And friend, your style may be hanging by a thread! Two threads to be specific, the ones creating an “X” on the back of your blazer or jacket. Do you have any jackets or blazers with an…

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The Friday Shop
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The Friday Shop

Sale Alert I’ve raved about Nécessaire often and shared when they give me a promo code… well the brand is now having my promo code work all the time, not just for promotions! Use WARDROBE10 at checkout and you’ll get 10% off your entire order of this organic, sustainable body…

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The Friday Shop
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The Friday Shop

Sale Alert The Equilibria subscription sale has been extended through the end of the month! With this sale, new customers who subscribe to a box or product from Equilibria will get 50% off their first month with promo code WARDROBEOXYGEN or clicking and using this link. This is an awesome…

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16 Women Review the Miami Fitwear Swim Collection
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16 Women Review the Miami Fitwear Swim Collection

I am a big fan of Miami Fitwear. Miami Fitwear is a Latinx woman-founded company that is based in Texas. All the designing, sewing, and shipping all take place here in the United States. Several styles of leggings, bras, and activewear at Miami Fitwear give back to charities. Miami Fitwear…

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What Are the Best Skorts for Grown Women?
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What Are the Best Skorts for Grown Women?

Let’s talk about skorts. Practical, comfortable, but if you’re like me you may have decided you’d never have one in your closet. But maybe after this past year you’re considering skorts again and are wondering what are the best skorts for grown women and women over 40. My History with…

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The Best Clothing Retailers for Women Over 40
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The Best Clothing Retailers for Women Over 40

If you’ve found that your reliable go-to clothing retailers seem to be too matronly or too juvenile, you’re not alone. And you’re likely over 40.  There’s something about turning 40 where you change so much and your wardrobe doesn’t seem to keep up.  You have different priorities, your body changes…

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