LOOKING SLIMMER WITHOUT A DIET

Apart from starting a diet to lose weight there are some ways to dress slimmer that work for everybody no matter their size or body shape. We have to consider: SILHOUETTE The most flattering silhouettes are A- line skirts and fit and flare dresses. Both create the illusion of an hourglass figure as they cinch…

¿POR QUÉ NO MIRAR EN CASA ANTES DE COMPRAR?

Me gusta dedicar los últimos días de mi “verano” a limpiar mi armario de las cosas que no me he puesto o que me ya no me caben, mirar lo que está de moda y hacer una lista de lo necesario para la nueva temporada si es que hace falta algo, bueno siempre hace falta…

WHY NOT SHOPPING YOUR CLOSET FIRST?

I like my late summer closet cleaning to get it prepared for fall and always before I begin to shop for new pieces. It is a way to make an inventory of what you have and also an important to purge your closet. With this done you can create new looks, save money and if…

TRENDY TENDENCIAS

Con el otoño a la vuelta de la esquina es el momento de conocer las tendencias en moda que son más ponibles, especialmente para las mujeres de talla grande. El conocer lo que estará en boga nos permite planear nuestras compras y sobre todo mirar que podemos rescatar de ellas en nuestro guardarropa. Una ya…

THE TRENDIEST TRENDS FOR FALL

Fall is just around the corner, so it is time to know the most fashionable trends which will be more wearable, specially for plus size women but not only. Knowing what will be up to date will allow us to plan our wardrobe and to play with pieces we have there that match the trends….

SHEATH OR SHIFT DRESS? THAT IS THE QUESTION

As a stylist I have been asked repeatedly one question: What is the difference between shift and sheath dresses?  Both styles sound similar but also have something in common as both refer to uncomplicated dresses with a knee length. The main difference is that the shift dress fitted around waist and hips. Usually has a…

A FLORAL KIMONO + STRAW BASKET = A CUTE COMBO

For today a very simple outfit featuring a crinkled woven kimono with an allover floral print.  It has an open front, long subtle bell sleeves, slits at the sides, and a flowy silhouette. It is made of rayon so it is breathable fabric for a hot summer day.  I paired it with black jeggings and…

A STATEMENT BAG

As I promised yesterday, today´s post is about how to style one of my friend Elena´s bag. I liked the colors so to make it the star of the outfit just added a magenta sleveeless dress with ruflle accents in the deep V neck and ruched detail in the skirt. I got this Lane Bryant…