inverted triangle, special events + holidays

what to wear: holiday dress for the inverted triangle

If your shoulders are wider than your hips AND you have thin thighs and hips, then you have an inverted triangle figure. When putting together an outfit, you want to accent your great features. Here’s two dress options: one great and one almost great to help you look for the right styles. The coral BCBG

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rectangle, special events + holidays

what to wear: holiday dress for the rectangle figure

Today we feature two dress options for the rectangle figure. If you’re shoulders and hips align and your waist is not really defined, then you have a rectangle body. Below are some tricks to use to help you look more proportioned and look great. Look for a medium to heavy-weight fabric when shopping for a

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special events + holidays, triangle

what to wear: holiday dress for the triangle figure

If you have narrow shoulders, a small bust, and there is a 9 to 11 inch difference between your waist and hips then you have a triangle body shape. It is best to choose a dress in a heavier fabric and that has some structure on top to create balance with your hips. The Colbie

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hourglass, special events + holidays

what to wear: holiday dress for the hourglass figure

Holiday party season is upon us. This time of year is when you want to dress to impress and look your best. Throughout this week I will be giving you tips on what to wear to flatter your figure. The most important thing is to feel pretty and confident amongst all your friends, family and

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special events + holidays

what to wear: non-black to a funeral

Getting ready for a funeral seems like a slam-dunk. Pull out your black dress or black skirt and top and slip out the door. Right?  That’s what most people do.  But why? Why is black so significant to North Americans when it comes to death? Well, it started with Queen Victoria.  She started wearing black

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special events + holidays

men’s style: father’s day

Father’s Day provides a great opportunity to update my husband’s summer wardrobe, and I bet most of you are thinking the same thing. Of course, my husband loves the crafty items my sons make for him, but he also doesn’t mind some new clothes and accessories. This is an easy look to pull together for

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special events + holidays

what to wear: college graduation

FINALLY!  You are done. No more. Ever.  It’s time for greener pastures. “But, Arden,” you inquire, “Who are you talking to?  The graduate who no longer has to cram for mid-terms and write papers or the mom who no longer has to send emergency funds on demand?” Both!  Graduation season is fast approaching and so

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