Social Class Defined

Social Class Defined

How would you describe your social class? How would you describe class to begin with? Is it based on income? Education? Occupation? Savoir faire? In reality, it’s a mixture of all of those things. If your goal is to mingle or merge with a higher class, then you need to know what’s required, besides money.…

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Tricky Hem Lengths: The Midi and Ballerina

In case you missed it, 70’s styles are back in fashion which means hems are longer for fall. Which can be good or bad, depending on how tall you are. If you’re a fan of the longer lengths, listen up: these can be tricky to pull off. Let’s start with the good news: more coverage.…

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Simplify Your Wardrobe

Simplify Your Wardrobe

What’s the best way to dress well consistently? Streamline. Stop trying to follow all the trends, stop buying clothes that require special care. Instead, create a simple wardrobe that allows you to get out the door looking great with the greatest of ease – even if you stayed up all night watching Netflix or walking…

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Why You Should “Try On” Luxury

I was standing in the dressing room when the boutique owner handed me a dress. An evening gown, all black, in a fabric I didn’t recognize. It was lovely. Gorgeous, in fact. I slipped off my clothes and tried it on. The shoulders, arms, and neckline were made of a sheer black chiffon. The rest…

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Make Your Clothing Match Your Content

There’s a Public Service Announcement playing here in the States that features the First and Second Ladies talking about supporting the military and military families. While I’m all for the message, the commercial irritates me every time it’s on because of how they’re dressed. Mrs. Obama is in a brow, white, and blue cotton dress…

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