3 Must-Know Tips for Wearing An Oversized Sweater

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I love a good oversized sweater or sweatshirt (actually any oversized top) and wear them all the time. But I’m often asked how to wear one without looking overwhelmed by it or bigger than you truly are. So here are 3 Must-Know Tips for Wearing an Oversized Sweater (or any oversized top) that’ll help you look as long and lean as possible.   Tip 1: Push Up the Sleeves Pushing up your sleeves shows some skin and creates space. It also keeps the sleeves from landing around the same place as the bottom of your sweater – which can create a horizontal line and make you look wider than you actually are.   Tip 2: Front Tuck Front tucking creates shape and length. It’s the trick to looking longer…

The #1 Goal (and How to Dress) for YOUR Body Shape

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Last week I wrote about the easiest way to determine your body shape and why you should. Today I’m covering the #1 Goal (and how to dress) for each of the 5 shapes. If you haven’t determined your shape yet, CLICK HERE to go to my previous post before you read on. (Please note that the following recommendations are for those looking to create visual balance and proportion. By no way am I implying that any shape is flawed. I’m merely responding to the numerous inquiries I receive from women seeking to monopolize on the shape they have.) The Rectangle If you have a Rectangular body shape, your goal is to create curves (to appear more like an hourglass) by emphasizing your shoulders and your hips and…

The Front Tuck – How to Do It and Why You Should

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In my last post, I wrote about the ankle boot and how it’s had the biggest impact on almost all my clients. Well, I was quickly reminded that the front tuck has been just as impactful. (Thanks Carolan!) So whether you’re a fan or on the fence, here are a few tips on how to front tuck and why you should… How to Front Tuck 1. The front tuck is not meant to be fussy or look perfect. I find that the easiest way to tuck is to grab hold of the bottom of hem and tuck it into the front of my bottoms or off to the side. Whichever makes sense for the outfit.   2. If your bottoms are high waisted or you…

The #1 Item That’s Changing My Clients’ Lives

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So here’s the thing. I was going to write about the new year, new you, blah, blah, blah. But I think we’re prob up to our eyeballs with all that jazz. Instead, I’m going to share the one item that has had the biggest impact on almost every single one of my clients. Most have even have told me that it’s literally changed their lives. (Style wise that is.) And what is this life altering item? It’s the ankle boot. But not just any ankle boot. It’s the perfect one. So what makes the perfect ankle boot? Read on to find out…   1. Shaft Width First of all, the ankle boot shaft needs to be fitted to your ankle. Like, super…

3 Last Minute Holiday Party Outfit Ideas

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With holiday parties now in full swing, you may have already been to one, or two or three. Or maybe your party circuit has yet to begin. Whether you’re running out of ideas or you’ve left choosing your looks to the eleventh hour, here are 3 last minute holiday party outfit ideas to help you out…   TIP #1: Throw on a Fabulous Skirt If there’s one thing I know about putting an outfit together, it’s that once you have a fabulous piece, the rest is easy. If you’re going to wear a skirt to your next party, why not choose one that makes a statement. Look for a skirt with bold colours or patterns or great texture. Choose one that’s sleek…