From Pastels to Birkenstocks: How to Style Spring Pieces Now


After what felt like the longest winter ever, we’re so happy to welcome spring with open arms. Of course, that means standard seasonal stuff like flowers blooming and birds chirping, but it also means—wait for it—SPRING FASHION. The bad news is that, in many parts of the country, it certainly doesn’t feel like spring yet, despite having […]

How Early is Too Early to Start Wearing Sandals? An Unofficial Guide


When the weather starts to turn warmer in mid-March, fashion items we’ve all had stored away for months—light jackets, short skirts, maxi dresses—get to come out and play. But, for many of us, getting to break out out our sandal collection is the real thrill when temperatures starts to rise. However, as much as you can justify wearing […]

How to Store Winter Clothes: 10 Tips to Keep in Mind


There’s no better day than the one when you realize you won’t be needing your heavy sweaters, coats, and boots again this year. This particular winter has been—in a word—excruciating—so it’s a given that most of us are looking forward to hauling away our cold-weather gear and breaking out spring-ready jackets, skirts, and sandals. However, […]

How to Stop Cheap Jewelry From Turning Your Skin Green


Although accessory brands have (thankfully!) managed to make jewelry that looks expensive but costs almost nothing, much of the costume stuff still has a bad reputation for turning your skin—and itself—a pretty nasty shade of green. Unfortunately, metals like silver and copper oxidize quickly, and these are the materials you’re most likely to find in […]

11 Wonderfully Unexpected Color Combinations to Wear Now


Sometimes it’s easy to get stuck in an style rut, where you find yourself wearing the same colors over and over again. Perhaps you feel safest in black and white, or you’ve unconsciously bought all navy separates this season, but we all go through phases when we keep turning to the same colors when getting […]

Why Fashion Insiders Swear By Tailoring Their Jeans


You’ve probably spent your entire adult life searching for that perfect pair of jeans—not too long, not too short, hugs certain body parts in all the right places—but they’re pretty much an enigma for average-sized women. The solution? A tailor. Most women wouldn’t give a second thought to altering a cocktail dress or a suit […]

15 Ways to Pull Off a Deep V-neck Sweater


When designers like Rag & Bone and Karen Walker walked updated versions of preppy tennis sweaters down Spring 2014 runways, we were hooked. The style—reminiscent of those tennis and cricket players wore in the 1950s and 1960s—looked incredibly cool, and it seems they’ve stuck around in a big way. To prove how versatile deep V-neck […]