dating + going out, Style Blog, wardrobe planning

what to wear: michael stars tees

We can not get enough of Michael Stars tees. A must for any wardrobe. Not only do we like his basic tees, but there are also so many other styles and colors to select. As a result, it is hard to decide on just one favorite. The key to his tee shirts are the fit

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wardrobe planning: military to civilian life

Reader Question of the Week I  have been in military service for the past ten years and next month, I make my transition to the civilian world. If there were a few key pieces I should invest in for job interviews and my life in the civilian world, what should they be? Wardrobe 911’s Prescription

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wardrobe essentials for your body type

Since I am asked frequently what the best top styles and jeans are to stock up on for each body type, I decided to do a post to share with you some of the best. If you have read my Recipe Box, then you’re familiar with some of these styles and probably have some sitting

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what to wear: the shirt dress

For warm days, the shirt dress is the perfect wardrobe staple for every working woman’s closet.  This season there are tons of modern takes and twists to this standard classic to choose from.  Here, I show some great dresses that work for various body types — hopefully you’ll find something to inspire you. From left

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dress your body type, hourglass, Style Blog, wardrobe planning

what to wear: fitted tops for large busts

Do you live in knit tops?  If you’re a C cup or more, you’ve probably avoided wearing a button-down top because of fit issues.  Either the shirt pulls right at the bust or if it doesn’t, you end up looking like you’re 10 pounds heavier because of all the extra fabric at the waist. So

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wardrobe plan: spring shoe essentials

Adding more trendier items to your shoe wardrobe can update your style significantly.  If you need some direction as to what essentials you should add, here are Wardrobe 911’s picks for bringing style to your wardrobe this season.  All shoes listed are shown from left to right. Light Neutral Heels With all the lighter colors

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what to wear: executive job interview

If you’re at director or VP-level and you’re out interviewing, your experience and accomplishments have already set the tone for the conversation. Make sure to back it up with what you wear.   Your first impression is going to make a big difference whether or not you’re called back for a second interview. Knowing the dress

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