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5 Ways to Wear Stripes

A casual look through any fashion magazine will show you that stripes are poised to make a big splash this season. They're a little tricky, but don't worry: We've got 5 ways to wear stripes the right way.

5 Ways to Pull Off Neon

This isn't 1987. Nevertheless, neon is back. How can you incorporate a few neon accents into your wardrobe to create a fun, tasteful look?

What to Wear on Your Valentine's Date

You may have already chosen some Valentine's lingerie, but chances are you'll want to wear something over it during your date. Whatever your evening plans, you can make them even more special with the perfect look.

Lingerie Guide: Your Sexiest Look for Valentine's Day

Forget that bathrobe and get ready to look hot this year! This Valentine's Day, choose your best cuts and your favorite looks for the sexist lingerie you can imagine.

What is a maxi dress, and how do I wear it?

While the maxi dress is long in length, it makes short work of looking great. Learn how to choose a style of maxi dress that flatters your body type and which accessories to pair with it.

10 Fashion Icons for Real Women

Whether your look is totally original or you always follow the latest trends, these women inspire us and help create the fashions that stand the test of time. See the style icons who made our list.

10 Great Fashionista Vacations

Island sunsets and crumbling Greek ruins? We'll pass, thanks. We find beauty in hand-stitched leather shoes and soft, suede jackets. Take a fashion-inspired vacation in one of these locales, and you'll be loving life and looking good.

5 Ways to Transition Your Style from Winter to Spring

The winter-spring transition can be a freeing moment. It's not, of course, a "moment." Typically, you have at least a few weeks of fashion limbo, when it's too warm for a coat, too cool for a sundress and perfect for a long walk outside. So what to wear?

5 Tips to Create Your 'Mom Uniform'

You probably love that your kids wear a school uniform because it saves hassle and time in the morning. So why not create your own uniform?

10 Fashion Myths

So can you wear white after Labor Day? Is it OK for tall women to wear high heels? We're digging up the truth on 10 fashion dos-and don'ts.

How to Look 10 Pounds Thinner

Beauty is all about proportion. By figuring our where your body is out of whack, you can choose clothes that will camouflage your figure's quirks and make you look 10 pounds thinner.

Postpartum Fashion Tips

Lisa is a new mom that likes to hide her baby weight in baggy clothes. Stacy and Clinton of What Not to Wear show Lisa how to dress for style, comfort, and convencience.

Third Trimester Fashion Tips

How should Elizabeth, a mommy-to-be in her third trimester dress if she doesn't want to wear maternity clothes? Let Stacy and Clinton of What Not to Wear show you.

Underwear Challenge : Uneven Breasts

Creating a look for Yachiyo, a woman with uneven breasts, doesn't prove too challenging for Stacy and Clinton of What Not to Wear.

Underwear Challenge: Accentuate Bust, Cover Behind

Stacy and Clinton of What Not to Wear show Gina how to accentuate her bust and cover her behind.

Underwear Challenge: Flat Chest

Erin has always felt more like a boy than a girl up top. So, Stacy and Clinton of What Not to Wear show Erin how to create more curves.

10 Tips to Move From Single Style to Mom Style

Does the thought of dressing like a mom make you cringe? No worries. You won't have to buy a bedazzled cardigan. But a few practical wardrobe changes will make motherhood easier.

5 Fashion Lessons You Can Learn from Your Tween

Fashion can be scary for a lot of people, but if you have a tween to help you navigate it, developing your style can be fun. Take some cues from her fashion sense -- and morph them into your own.

10 Fashion Staples You Should Own Now That You're a Mom

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.

5 Best Gifts for People with No Style

If you're Ms. Fashionista and your best friend is Ms. Frump, she might like some tips from you on how to improve her look. What gifts will help her out?

5 Best Gifts for the Fashionista in Your Life

The fashionista who eats, sleeps and breathes fashion is one of the more difficult women to buy for. So what can you get for the girl who has everything? A new handbag for starters.

Fashion Tips for Women in Their 40s

We've met with and moved forward from the big 4-0. We're all grown up. It's time to make some fashion changes that reflect our maturity. How can women in their 40s adapt to their changing lifestyle?

Fashion Guide for Women in their 30s

You can still be fun and flirty in your 30s, but your clothes should have a slightly more sophisticated feel and they should be more about your personal style than what's on trend at the moment. Check out our guide for more fashion tips.

Fashion Guide for Women in their 50s

Dressing younger doesn't make you look younger. In fact, it can have the opposite effect. What can you wear to look your best in your fifties?

10 Ways to Develop Your Personal Style

It's easy to look fabulous when you have stylists at your beck and call and huge bank accounts at your disposal. Yet -- with a little work and a lot less cash -- the rest of us can look just as fashionable as the celebs.


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