Breaking the Rules

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No white after Labour Day. Always match your shoes to your belt. Never wear brown in town. Sound familiar? Throughout the years, there have been many fashion “rules” and while some of these so-called rules have changed, many have endured the test of time. So how is anyone to know which rules to follow and which ones to ignore? While I don’t subscribe to many hard and fast rules, I do find that there are certain guidelines that help people with their decision making process when dressing. More importantly, I find that once people understand the reasoning behind the rules, they learn why and how to effectively break them and still look great. If you were to take a look…

Become a Savvy Shopper

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I find it interesting that it takes an economic downturn to see articles in magazines about saving money, shopping smart or “recession proofing” a wardrobe. These are concepts that you can use in any market and are a great way to build a solid wardrobe. Becoming a savvy shopper is really quite simple. All you need are some basic guidelines, some thought and a little planning to get you started. Over time, you will probably find that it gets a little easier and becomes second nature. You might also find yourself building a solid wardrobe that can withstand the test of time. Before the shopping process can begin, there are some things to consider: have a good understanding of yourself…