Want to see what pear shaped women of every height and weight imaginable look like? Curious about other size 2 women over 5’9″? My Body Gallery is a series of photos that women have submitted – full bodies, no faces – and you can search the site by several criteria. It’s a GREAT reminder that weight alone doesn’t determine shape. Neither does height, pant size, or any single factor. Take a peek and see how many differently shaped women have your exact measurements. (Thanks to @FaithInFashion for the tip!)
Dresses made from vintage silk scarves? Yes please.
Changing the color, width and style of belt in a black monochromatic outfit can totally transform the look. Don’t believe me? Take a peek for yourself! And for some additional belting advice, check this belting cheat sheet.
Loving your body every day is well nigh impossible. And that’s perfectly fine.
Undergarments, especially shapewear, have become symbols of body oppression that draw feminist fire. But are they the real culprits?
Dear Shoe Fairy: Please bring me a pair of these and I will not buy any more shoes ever again. For at least three months. Love, Sal.
A definitive guide to fitting classic dress pants.
I’m not the only one curious about buying multiples. Winona asked her readership to weigh in on the very same day. And just a few days prior, Lipstick Eater posted a very personal story about buying multiples as an emotional safeguard.
Am I ever glad that there isn’t a bedbug epidemic here in MN. It can really interfere with carefree thrifting.
I couldn’t say why, but I’ve always considered Prada to be THE überbrand. So I found this interview with Prada CEO Patrizio Bertelli downright fascinating.
PREPARE. Next Friday, March 26, has been officially declared Stay Fabulous or Get Slapped Friday. (Erin created this day as a response to the idea that one must wear green on St. Pat’s or risk geting pinched.)