6 Belt Ideas for your Oversized Coats

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To prevent your men-inspired silhouette coats from swallowing up your figure, consider belting your voluminous coat with one of these six great ‘personal touch’ ideas for a more flattering shape. Tulle – A tulle fabric as a belt option adds an afterthought of definition. Ribbon – Opt for a grosgrain version because of its durable, ribbed texture. The wider the ribbon the better. Loop the …

Denim on Denim

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Outfit detail Row 1 – Shirt || Jeans || Shoes || Bag Row 2 (Plus Size) – Shirt || Jeans || Shoes || Bag I am a magazine hoarder. I collect magazine pages, tuck them in sheet protectors and file them away in binders. I have been doing this since 1993. Do I need an intervention? Maybe, LOL! Just one of my many hobbies. On …

9 Winter Essentials

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BeanieĀ (similar: Here & Here)|| CardiganĀ (Similar: Here & Here)|| Parka (Similar: Here & Here) || Scarf (Similar: Here & Here) || Boots (Similar: Here & Here) || Sweatshirt (Similar: Here & Here) || Socks (Similar: Here & Here) || Wool Coat (Similar: Here & Here) || OTK Boots (Similar: Here & Here) These are the items that I depend on to keep me warm during winter. …

A Cold Shoulder

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About a year and half ago, I wore an ankara midi dress that was barely off my shoulder blade to church. (Note: I do not like off the shoulder clothes and I was not about to throw a nice dress away) After service that Sunday, a pastor’s wife approached me while walking to my car and complimented me on the dress. It was my second …

One Top, Two Ways

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It’s amazing how unique everyone’s styling techniques could be. The moment I saw this MSGM top, I immediately thought to pair it with a skinny trouser or denim or a midi pencil skirt. Why? To me, I wouldn’t want to take away from the ruffled panel detail on the front of the top so keeping my look as simple as possible would be the best …

No More Oily Face! Why?

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Is it Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer with Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30? Or Olay Regenerist Night Recovery Moisturizer? A combination of both? I honestly cannot tell you which one it is. All I know is for some reason, my oily skin turned normal overnight. Until two weeks ago, the following products made my beauty regimen possible: Neutrogena Pads, Cetaphil Daily Facial Cleanser, Keihl’s ‘Ultra …

Find Your Perfect Pair of Boots for Fall

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A friend reached out to me to help her find boots that are inexpensive and will do the job of keeping her warm and stylish this fall/winter. Since keeping the feet and legs warm is not just on her priority list for this season but on everyone’s, I have decided to go on the hunt to find OTKs, Talls and Booties that are either under …