Posts tagged "style tip"

10 Styling Tips For People Who Are Wearing Their Clothes All Wrong

If there's anything I've learned from trolling Pinterest, flipping through the J. Crew catalogs that stuff my mailbox every week and ogling stylish women on the streets of New York City, it's that I apparently have no idea how to dress myself. I mean, I learned how to dress myself as a kid -- step right

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 15, 2014

Increase Your Confidence With These Style And Body Language Tips

In a recent study conducted by Marshalls, 75 percent of the 1000 women surveyed admitted to having said "No" to various activities and invitations due to a lack of confidence. Are you shocked? I’m not. I’ve been there. Raise your hand if you're among the 55 percent of women who've declined party invitations or the…

By: Sophie Leon / April 18, 2014

Style 911: “Help Me Cover My Ugly Wrist Surgery Scars!”

So I broke both wrists this fall.  The casts are now off but I'm left with some rather ugly surgery scars on both wrists.  Frankly they look like suicide scars and I'd like some ideas for how cover them up when I choose (job interviews and the like). The scars are each about four inches long,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2014

Style 911: “I Need Dressy Flats For Fall & Winter!”

"With winter approaching I'm getting into my usual fall dilemma (which I have obviously failed to solve). To be totally honest, I am relatively particular about shoes.  In the summer I wear flip flops, strappy flat sandals, toms and for work and nice dinners out, ballet flats.  I basically refuse to wear heels unless I…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 26, 2013

What To Do If You Hate The Way Your Partner Dresses

You hate the way the dude or lady you're seeing dresses. Why the orange tie with the brown shirt and the "wacky" jacket? Why the blue pants with a purple-striped windbreaker? Why so much glitter? What do you do? Well, I'd first advise you do nothing. As in, keep your mouth shut and just enjoy…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 6, 2013

How To Pee In A Jumper

I was late to work today. Well, I'm late every day because I seem to have a high rate of mishaps first thing in the morning, but today I was super late. I woke up early, with a vow to be on time. That's how it always begins. At 6:50 a.m., my roommate knocked o…

By: Ami Angelowicz / June 4, 2013

Style 911: “What Do I Wear With This Yellow Dress?”

"I recently purchased this Oh My Love Textured Skater Dress from ASOS, and need help styling this gem! Got any advice?" -- Megan You know, normally, I'm all, "demure, demure, demure, don't look like you're up in the clurb when you're actually going to the bank," but something tells me that a woman whose email…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 29, 2013

Style 911: Help Me Find Jeans That Work With My Love Handles

"I'm a woman with love handles. I'm 5'11" and a size 10 but even when I was a size 6, my (definitely smaller) love handles were still be a problem. Could you recommend good jeans for someone with this issue? I have two styles of jeans from The Gap and it has to be a…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 16, 2013

8 Ways Your Clothes May Be Dangerous To Your Health

We are happy to admit that we are obsessed with trends and fashion here at HuffPost Style. But even the most devoted fashion fans acknowledge that there are times when clothes are painful, both on the body and on the eyes. Is it possible our wardrobes could actually be dangerous to something more than our…

By: Huffington Post Style / March 9, 2013

Style 911: What Do I Wear With These Velvet Maroon Pants?

"I could really use your advice about this pair of velvet Levi's that I bought. I have been a jeans-only girl my entire life, so the last time I was at the mall I decided to be a little adventurous and went ahead and bought these pants without any thought as to how I might…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 31, 2013

One Statement Shirt, Three Ways

Wearing a bright, bold shirt might be too much for some. But never fear, we've got three ways to wear that impulse purchase that's been sitting in your closet, collecting dust. The key with any kind of bold shirt or blouse is to make sure that what you pair it with is fairly basic and…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 12, 2013

One Pair Of Jeans, Three Ways

Jeans are the keystone around which the rest of my wardrobe revolves. Sure, they're not exactly trendy or adventurous, but they are definitely cool, comfortable, and the easiest thing to throw on in any given morning. The perfect pair can make you look like a supercharged version of yourself — taller, thinner, more stylish, eve…

By: Rachel Krause / January 7, 2013

The Dos & Don’ts Of Wearing … Boots

Boots. They shouldn't be that hard, right? But yet people make all kinds of sartorial mistakes when it comes to wearing 'em. That's why we've put together this celebrity-studded guide to good and bad ways to wear boots. Check it out and choose your footwear wisely.

By: Julie Gerstein / December 13, 2012

Style Guide: How To Pull Off Printed Pants

Want to know how to get a leg up on looking super fashionable and trendy?  Try a printed pant please! This trend, although not new, has continued throughout this fall/ winter and will keep going through Spring 2013, so you better get your print on! Geometric, flower, jacquard, and animal print pants can create both…

By: A New Mode / December 5, 2012

One Dress, Worn Three Ways

You know how it is -- you get all excited about a dress, but then it sits in your closet and basically rots while you figure out how to wear it. This happens to me all the time. But never fear, we've got a plan to help you make the most out of what you've…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 7, 2012

3 Ways To Wear These Biker Boots

I was having a conversation with one of my girlfriends the other day and she mentioned how she loves motorcycle boots, but has no idea how to incorporate them into her current wardrobe.  I’ve heard this a lot in the past couple months, so I figured I’d share with you the easy ways you ca…

By: A New Mode / November 4, 2012

How To Save Your Sweaters

It's time to be honest with ourselves and with our closets — Fall is here. Time to put away those barely-there slipdresses and airy tanks, and make room for an arsenal of cozy wear-everyday sweaters. And, if you're like us, you've probably had most of these layering lifesavers stored away somewhere dark and out of…

By: Stylelist / October 21, 2012

Ask A Stylist: How Do I Make My Fall Look Edgier?

Ami was satisfied with the spring looks I helped her put together, so she asked me back into her closet for fall. Sadly, she'll have to put her hot denim, bell bottom romper away for the time being and bust out her booties because halter top weather is officially over. The focus of our sessio…

By: Stefany Mohebban / September 26, 2012

Are Fake Glasses A Good Thing?

Fake glasses or spectacles are the easiest fashion fix there is. Yesterday, after three meetings before 11 a.m. my fake specs came to the rescue when I dashed over to NYFW in the afternoon. Out of the door at 7:30 a.m. meant my hair was limp and clothes creased, but I felt brainy, busy and…

By: Stylelist / September 24, 2012

The 10 Best Places To Waste Time On The Internet

Though the internet has revolutionized research and class help, I spend most of my time at school damning the evolution of technology. During a 12-page paper, I’m not looking up how Disney has changed in the last 30 years (Journalism class problems), but rather what food I can look up yet never end up making.

By: College Candy / August 19, 2012
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