Sure, a string bikini is always au courante, but if you want to look chic beachside and still clear a breakwater or two, retro styling might be for you. So how do you wear fabulously old-fashioned maillots, two-pieces, and, yes, bikinis, from another era without looking outdated yourself?
It may seem like nothing more than a swath of stretchy fabric, but the swimsuit has a history -- one that traces the evolution of sex, gender roles and the rush to lose 10 pounds before summer. So how did we go from nothing to everything and back again?
of strange looks were seen on runways last year, but now that those fashions have made it into stores, we're sounding the alarm bells. Put down the romper, and step away from the neoprene. Don't get caught dead in these trends. We wouldn't.
And the award for best dress goes to ... See our 10 picks for the most smashing Oscar looks of all time. We've reached into the vaults of Oscar history to find vintage glamour, and we've profiled the hottest looks of the new millennium.
No one wants to look like a fuddy-duddy but that doesn't mean you should dress like a 12-year-old either. Here's a list of 10 things you definitely don't want to borrow from your tween and some age-appropriate alternatives.
Whether they're baggy, tight, high-waisted or low-rise, your jeans are saying more about you than you probably realize. Let's look at some of the current trends and what they reveal about your personality.
Slimming the torso and supporting a large chest are hard for Tanya but not for Stacy and Clinton of What Not to Wear. See what tips Stacy and Clinton give Tanya to tone down a couple of her larger assets.
Just because you're now a mother, doesn't mean you've got to sport high-waisted jeans and a sweatshirt. On the other hand, your previous wardrobe might be too complicated for your new life. We've got some stylish yet comfortable solutions.