Basics Category

This Lululemon scarf is my new everyday essential

by Ashley Earlier this year, I was in a Lululemon store and spotted an employee in a cute top. “It’s a scarf!” she tells me. But it was out of season so I couldn’t buy one.  UNTIL NOW. The Lululemon Vinyasa Scarf is back in stock. (I started to write this post a while back but […]

Read More

Fashion Dilemma: How to Stay Chic While Losing Weight

by Michelle So you’ve finally decided to get healthy and you’re losing a bunch of weight and feeling better than you have in years – until you put on your clothes and realize how frumpy you look now that they’re just hanging there. Dressing well while losing weight is a classic fashion dilemma – after […]

Read More

Get “Armed for Business” with a good cardigan

by Ashley I try to get the most out of the pretty clothes in my closet by wearing them all to work. My go-to trick to make strappy dresses and tops work-appropriate is to throw a cardigan over it. Apparently I’m not alone in this strategy. The Marissa Mayer profile in Vogue reveals her must-have […]

Read More

Pare down your panty drawer

by Ashley It’s time to clean out your underwear drawer. Feeling like you look good in your underwear gives you swagger all day, so you should always wear lingerie that makes you feel confident. To make sure you can’t put on a bad pair, you should probably pare down. Here are some tips to decide […]

Read More

Basics: how to know if your clothes fit

by Michelle One of the basics of fashion is to make sure your clothes fit properly. This can be tricky if you’re undergoing weight changes, like I am – I’m currently in the process of shrinking after having my second child 7 months ago. Today we’re going to focus on the ladies (but we will […]

Read More