Outfit of the week: Oct 20th

'Outfit of the week' by Jaclyn Parker, inspired by @jennyplogstyle #statementpieces and #casualbasics #fashion

This week’s outfit of the week is inspired by the PlogStyle blog.  Jenny Plog knows how to combine statement pieces with casual basics to create a professional street chic look.

Hello Fall: Striped shirt and black mini skirt : Click image to go to original Plogstyle.com post

Hello Fall: Striped shirt and black mini skirt : Click image to go to original Plogstyle.com post

Try pairing a button-down shirt with a leather skirt to get a look that is both edgy and tasteful.  To make your legs look…

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The Sporty Trend: Makes Being Fashionable Less Painful

'The Sporty Trend: Makes Being Fashionable Less Painful' by Jaclyn Parker, inspired by @conniewang #sporty #fashion

http://www.gorgeautiful.com/where-to-shop-for-spring-summer-2014-fashion-trends-part-1/

In the past, I specifically remember saying that “beauty is pain” every day I’d be walking in four-inch heels.

I thoroughly believed that being fashionable was synonymous with wearing outfits notorious for causing some sort of discomfort.  Whether it’s high heels that destroy your feet, chunky earrings that hurt your earlobes, or pencil skirts that restrict your ability to walk up a flight of…

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Dress Slits: They’re Getting Higher and Higher

Dress Slits: They’re Getting Higher and Higher

Have you noticed slits getting higher and higher lately? I thought that phase came and left after Angelina Jolie showed some leg in this little number:

Photo Courtesy of Celebuzz

Photo Courtesy of Celebuzz

I guess not. Although I am a fan of these high slits, I’m still a bit unsure about them sometimes. They’re definitely a dramatic, show-stopping factor in a dress or skirt.

I like seeing this look on other people, but I’m…

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