Posts tagged "style 911"

Style 911: How Can I Make Casual Shorts Look More Put-Together?

My office is pretty casual, but I still feel like I probably can’t show up in denim cutoffs. Any ideas for making jean shorts more presentable? – Amy


Lily Q | July 15, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Style 911: How Can I Wear Leather In The Summer?

“I love my leather jacket, but I don’t know if I can wear it during the summer months. Any advice?” –Lindsay

The rule in fashion is that there are…

Lauren Gold | June 16, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Style 911: How To Pull Off Voluminous Sleeves

I’m a lover of the voluminously sleeved white blouse. When handled correctly, a puffy sleeve does glorious things to an outfit. When done badly, however, you get a pregnant-looking train…

Lily Q | June 12, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Style 911: How To Wear Sleeveless To The Office

If you work in a place where not looking skanky or slobbish is valued, summer presents a few problems. As temperatures creep closer and closer to unbearable, keeping up the…

Lily Q | May 24, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Pull Off Sparkly Clothing?

I want to buy a few sparkly pieces but I’m not sure how to wear them without looking tacky. Any ideas? — Melanie

Ahh, yes, the age-old “how much…

Lily Q | April 29, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Style 911: How Do I Wear Short & Fitted Without Looking Slutty?

I wear a lot of longer skirts and dresses and I want to switch things up. I saw this really cool short, tight dress while out shopping the other day

Lily Q | April 23, 2010 - 4:53 pm

Style 911: How Do I Accessorize Summer Clothes For Spring?

It’s pretty warm out these days and I kind of want to wear my summer wardrobe. Is it too early? Every time I see girls dressed head to toe for…

Lily Q | April 6, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Style 911: How Do I Buy A First Suit?

I bought this gray pinstriped suit jacket the other day, and I really like it, but it was being sold in the separates section so I couldn’t find the pants…

Lily Q | March 30, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Dress For A Bridal Shower?

I’m getting married next fall and I haven’t a clue what to wear to the three of four bridal showers between now and then. Any ideas? – Moira

Lily Q | March 18, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Style 911: How Can I Wear A Suit Without Looking Like A Suit?

I just started a job in an office where Casual Fridays definitely don’t exist and all my co-workers seem to have business cool down with interesting accessories and tailored clothes…

Lily Q | March 2, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Style 911: Can I Wear A Fitted Dress To Work?

“Can I wear a fitted dress to work without looking inappropriate? How?!”– Lauren

If you want to wear form-fitting clothes to the office without looking too skanky for a…

Lily Q | February 4, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Style 911: How Do I Wear Denim-On-Denim Without Looking Like A Prisoner?

I’ve been noticing a lot of head-to-toe denim in magazine pages. I thought this was a no-no, but I’m a little curious about the trend. Do you have any advice…

Annika Harris | January 31, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Wear Strapless Without Looking Too Dressy?

Dear Frisky Style 911, My shoulder/neckline area is my favorite part of my body, so I really like wearing strapless things. There’s a problem though: I feel waaay over-dressed when…

Lily Q | January 27, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Cover Up My Arms Without Looking Frumpy?

“I’m a pretty confident woman but one thing that I really hate is my arms. I try to cover them up with cardigans but that can look frumpy. Any advice?”…

Lily Q | January 12, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Make “Menswear” Feminine And Sexy?

“I keep wanting to try the menswear-inspired trend, but every time I try things on I feel like a manly cater-waiter. I really need help rocking that look in a…

Lily Q | January 5, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Accessorize A Simple LBD?

“A bunch of my friends are getting married over the next few months and I want to recycle a few of the dresses I already own. My favorite is a…

Lily Q | January 4, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Style 911: How Can I Get Rid Of (And Prevent!) Deodorant Stains?

“It never fails: I’m rushing to get ready and get out the door in the morning and I end up getting deodorant stains all over my shirt or dress. Do…

The Frisky | December 18, 2009 - 8:58 pm

Style 911: Can I Wear A Metallic Skirt To Work?

“I recently bough a metallic black pencil skirt thinking I’d wear it to work, but every time I put it on I feel waaay overdressed for the office. (And my…

Lily Q | December 7, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Style 911: How Do I Wear A Jumper Without Looking Like A School Girl?

“At the end of last year’s winter season I got a super comfy and adorable jumper for a steal ($12!) thinking it would be a fall staple this year. Unfortunately…

Lily Q | November 20, 2009 - 3:50 pm

Style 911: Is It Possible To Make My Tight Pants Bigger?

“I gained about 8 pounds (which I am totally fine with, BTW), but one thing that is annoying me is the fact that my skinniestjeans simply won’t button anymore. I…

Erin Flaherty | November 3, 2009 - 8:10 pm