Fashion Trends, Quick Tips and Style Solutions
Fashion Trends & Style
Archive of all "trends & style" articles published in descending order. Read about latest fashion trends, celebrity fashion reviews, styling tips, as well as articles from popular fashion magazines translated into plain English.
Pretty Florals for Spring
Posted on May 13th, 2011

For years, I used to shy away from florals, considering them “not my thing.” Florals seemed too sweet and girly, maybe even cutesy. I generally prefer solids. Solid colors seem less cluttered, more pulled together. I remember reading in an old magazine that Jacqueline Kennedy did not like patterns. I don’t even know if it’s true or not, but I totally related. »» READ MORE »»

The Bob Haircut: Is It For You?
Posted on May 6th, 2011
The Bob Haircut: Is It For You?

When Jennifer Aniston went for a bob haircut a couple of months ago, everyone was shocked! Not sure why, after all, the famous “Rachel” cut was a bob, but I guess after so many years of wearing her hair long, it was indeed a bold move.

In case you’re feeling inspired to try a similar cut, especially now that the weather gets warmer and long hair feels like such a liability, allow us to offer the following tips before you take the plunge: »» READ MORE »»

Love Those Retro Swimsuits!
Posted on April 29th, 2011

Retro swimsuits are hot this summer, and we’re very happy about that. What’s not to love? With plenty of coverage and with structured tops, retro-style swimwear is far more flattering than barely there swim attire, not to mention those triangle tops that almost no one over the age of 8 can possibly pull off!

While the real vintage swimsuits of the fifties and sixties were likely made of materials inferior to modern swimsuit materials, today we get the best of both worlds, with flattering cuts AND comfortable, quick drying fabrics.

Here are a few of our top picks: »» READ MORE »»

5 Things You Can Do at Home

Everyone is trying to be more frugal these days. It seems as if we haven’t fully recovered from the Great Recession, at least on an emotional level. Frugality has become more acceptable – almost a trend!

There are certainly things you can do at home and save a lot. After all, while no one wants to stop having fun or to completely deny herself, if you can do something by yourself, at home, with great results and save, why not? »» READ MORE »»