Black Tie, White Tie… What About the Shirt?

Knowing what shirt to wear for every single occasion isn’t always easy. Trends come and go, and the expectations people have around dress codes are as unpredictable as the next fashion season. But there are some fundamental principles that never go out of style. Knowing them will ensure that you’ll always be ready for your next event—whether it’s a casual hangout with friends or your sister’s second wedding. Keeping it casual Casual attire is as easy as it gets. You really can’t go wrong unless you’re actually trying to. You’ll be matching your shirt with items like blue jeans, sneakers, […]

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The 10 Best Dressed Women of 2014

2014 was the year of high slits, elegant jumpsuits, and pregnancy crop tops on the red carpet. We saw the return of 1960s mini skirts and go go boots on fashion runways. But our best dressed of 2014 don’t just follow the most popular trends. Some act as muses for designers, and others are true fashion mavericks. These truly stylish ladies make everything from a casual outing to a gala event look elegant and effortless. Emma Stone Actress Emma Stone is no stranger to best-dressed lists. She has a classic style that she embellishes with her own cool touches to […]

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The 10 Best Dressed Men of 2014

It’s time to look back on the previous year in fashion. What were the trends we loved? What do we hope to forget and move on from? It was a great year for menswear fashion on the runway and the red carpet, but the truly stylish bring a personal flair to both casual and black-tie events. These 10 best-dressed men make it look easy. Benedict Cumberbatch Benedict Cumberbatch, who stars as Sherlock Holmes in the television series Sherlock, is also known for his impeccable style. He’s always looked great in a suit, and has a good eye for fashion. Willing […]

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What Red Lipstick Means and How to Pull it Off

Red is often referred to as a power colour. It inspires passion and movement. It expresses lust and sexuality. It represents leadership and fearlessness. Before we get on how to stunningly pull off a red lipstick, let’s first take a look at just what the colour red symbolises, so you know what you’re getting into. Power In the languages of the Inuit, ancient Sanskrit, and the Akkadian language of old Mesopotamia, the word for red is also the same word for blood. The old school Romans associated the colour red with Mars, the god of war. They coloured the skin […]

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Summer BBQ Style: The Essentials for Staying Cool

There’s nothing that says “summer time” more than an outdoor BBQ. Soaking up some warm sunshine, eating great food, and spending time with friends and family make it a favourite social event for the season. Knowing what to wear to your next BBQ shouldn’t be difficult, but striking the right balance for a casual outdoor affair without sacrificing style isn’t always as easy as it seems. Each season gives you a new opportunity to spread your fashion feathers, and summertime is no exception. Here are some simple ways to dress in style (and comfort) for your next summer BBQ.

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