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TUTORIALS
What Do You Want to Look Like?
Button-downs: How, Why and Where
A Guide to Pants Length
Alternate Uses for Jewelry
How to Make Your Legs Look a Mile Long
How to Hone Your Style
How to Overdye a Garment
An Abbreviated Guide to Denim 
Loose Style Guidelines for Women Over 40
Breaking Out of a Winter Style Rut
Color Simplified
Layering without Lumps
Hairstyles that Match Personal Styles
What Belting Can Do for You
Styling a Single Piece Multiple Ways
Specialty Size Resource Bonanza
How to Shop on eBay
How to Mix Neutrals
How to Define Your Waist without Wearing a Belt
1,001 Uses for Fashion Tape
Shopping for Quality and Longevity
Successfully Deploying Your Tights
Being Intentional with Black
How to be Intentional with White
Stylish Schlepping
Closet Orphans: What, Why, and How to Deal
How to Shop for Shoes
Accessorization and Figure Flattery 101
How to Dress Joyously
How to Shop for Handbags
Minimizing Laundry
Accessory Balance
How to Evaluate a Garment for Comfort
How to Dress for Emotionally Significant Events
How to Find Inspiration Everywhere
How to Consign Your Clothes
How to Do Long Over Lean
How to Downplay Your Hips
Styling Long Cardigans
Balancing a Short Torso
How to Balance a Long Torso
Layered Warm Weather Looks
How to Play Up Your Assets
A Crash Course in the Golden Ratio
How Shoes and Shorts Interact
How to Ease Into Thrifting
Tricks for Styling Button-front Shirts
How Sleeve Length Impacts Figure-flattery
Cold Weather Dressing Essentials
The Pant Hem Dilemma
How to Train Yourself to Accessorize
Reader Request: Tights That Don’t Pinch
Reader Request: Stylish Shoes That Accommodate Orthotics
When to Replace Your Clothes
Thriftable Classics
Consignment vs. Thrift: Knowing Your Options
Three Items That Will Help You Look Pulled-together
Reader Request: Rise and Crotch Fit for Pants

 

 

BODY IMAGE MUSINGS
Reality Check
Feel Good Cheat Sheet
The Big Secret
One Less Worry 
A Letter to My Body
The Body Natural
Thin versus Healthy
An Argument for Self-love
You’ve Lost Weight! You Look Great!
Self-care and Self-love
None of Your Business
Self-love as Bravery
Being Seen
The Story of Your Body
Reader Request: Evolution
Shouldn’t Wear That
Imperfect Forms and Formless Masses Re-examined
How to Be a Body Image Role Model
Loving What You Hate
Constructive Criticism in the Fitting Room
The Question of Health
What is Vanity?
Body Gratitude
Dressing to Attract Partners
Be Kind to Yourself
Aging Gracefully
Body Image in the Bedroom
In Defense of Pretty
Body Gratitude in the Face of Illness
On Body Hair
Self-respect and Dressing with Care
On Paleness
It’s Not You, it’s the Clothes
How to Broadcast Body Confidence 
Body Image at the Gym
Smart vs. Pretty
Manufactured Discontent
On BMI and Rules vs. Guidelines

 

Why Accessorize?
You Can Do It
Dressing Up While Others Dress Down
Sartorial Taste and Judgment
Poseurs and Personae
What to Wear When You’ve Got Nothing to Wear
Managing Pets as a Stylish Woman
Dressing Within a Defined Aesthetic I
Dressing Within a Defined Aesthetic II
Dressing to Honor Your Body
Making Sense of “Must-have” Lists
How to Eyeball Fit and Understand Your Figure
Gift Ideas for the Fashionable Woman
Stylish Resources for Older Women
Regional Formal, Regional Casual
Adventures in Tailoring
The Skirt Zone
Why Color Trends Are Your Friends 
What Closet Orphans Can Teach Us
Rising Price Thresholds
Shopping Stigmas 
Swimwear Shopping Tips and Resources
Don’t Think, Shop
Fashion and Permission
Care About Fashion. But Not Too Much. 
Style Alchemy
The Joys and Hazards of Late-blooming Style
Clothing Consumer Expectation vs. Market Reality