articles by tag: dresses

what to wear: late summer wedding

You have an August wedding to attend and you’re sick of your current stand-by dress for such occasions. What to wear when fall is around the corner but you still need to dress for the summer weather?  Here’s a great ensemble that works now and later. Stretch cotton dress in a vibrant blue.  Sure, it [...]

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what to wear: spring dresses for every body type

With weather warming up, throwing on a dress not only makes getting dressed easier in the morning, it keeps you cool throughout the day.  Here’s my picks of reasonably priced dresses from Nordstroms that can be worn for work, play, or an upcoming wedding. From left to right: Belted yellow floral print dress, $118. Ultra-versatile, [...]

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what to wear: spring wedding

I have been coveting this dress for a while now and decided to let you in on it.  It is from the queen of dresses herself, Diane von Furstenberg, and it’s perfect for an elongated hourglass (long waist, smaller bust) or a triangle because of the detail and neckline on top. Wear it with the [...]

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how to wear: the draped black dress

The flattering draped necklines are a big trend for fall (YAY!) and finding the perfect black dress that can work for about any occasion just got a little easier.  The dress can work with a thin cardigan and belt, one-button blazer or alone.  Because of the neckline, no necklace is necessary. Here I show two [...]

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what to wear: pool party date

It’s warm and romance is in the air.  You’ve been asked to a pool party where there will be barbecuing and hanging out with his friends.  Here’s something to wear that’s casual enough to throw on over a suit (if swimming is involved) yet pretty enough for a date. Cotton hammock dress by JCrew in [...]

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what to wear: wedding party brunch

One of your good friends is getting married, and you are part of the wedding party.  There are tons of shindigs and events lined up including a wedding party brunch.  For the joyous gathering, you want to look nice and you want something that you can wear for other celebrations such as your brother’s upcoming [...]

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how to wear: corduroy blazer

Reader Wardrobe Challenge I got myself last year this blazer from Nordstrom. I am a 40 year old STAHM with a 3 and 8 year old in Chicago. I would love to get more wear out of that blazer. Wardrobe 911′s Outfit Prescription The corduroy blazer is perfect for rectangles and those with a more [...]

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