15 items, 20+ looks

15 items, 20+ looks: casual summer, part 4

15 items wardrobe planning for summer

How to look effortlessly cool AND stay cool in the summer heat? Well, here’s my final 4 pieces to have this summer which round out the 15 items. Again, these are meant to be ultra casual and although you’re wearing shorts, denim and tees, these don’t convey ‘sloppy.’ I admit I threw in some dark wash jean trousers for

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15 items, 20+ looks

15 items, 20+ looks: casual summer, part 3

15 items, 20 outfits summer casual

As we head into part 3 of the key casual summer wardrobe series, you are hopefully starting to see a theme of navy, denim and white with pops of color. It makes it easier to create multiple outfits by creating a simple color plan – and, many of these items can work straight into fall. 8. Wide leg

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15 items, 20+ looks

15 items, 20+ looks: casual summer, part 2

15 items, 20+ outfits for summer

Adding on to the first part of my casual summer series are items 5 through 7. The goal of these 15 items are to keep you cool in very warm weather yet still keep you stylish. And today I’m featuring white. Lighter colors help keep you cool and when you wear white, make sure to wear

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rectangle, style archetypes, weekend + lounging

what to wear: casual weekend

weekend look for rectangle

In a recent Michael Stars post, we highlighted a tee that fits an hourglass and triangle figure.  One of our readers asked us to recommend a tee that would fit a broad shouldered rectangle.  One way to address broad shoulders is to look for tops with draped sleeves as featured in this outfit.   Michael

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style archetypes

what to wear: carefree casual

“Carefree Casual”  is one of the most popular Wardrobe 911 style personalities and it is actually one of my favorite styles.  Most woman who wear this style like to portray an easy-going and comfortable look.  This may be your core-style if you don’t work in a  corporate environment. Or it could be your sub-style if 

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Style Blog, weekend + lounging

what to wear: weekend lounging

Why not look good while hanging around the house on a weekend?  I am a big fan of double duty loungewear – clothes that are comfortable and cozy but are also cute enough to wear out if necessary.  No need for shlumpy sweats when you’ve got options like these: I’ve noticed that when you shop

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color, weekend + lounging

how to dress: monochromatically

monochromatic outfit

This week is going to be a little different.  This week our posts are going to focus on color and how to use it in your wardrobe.  From color harmony (like today’s post) to why the seasons aren’t the best system for choosing your colors, we’ll hopefully dispel some myths and get you excited about

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