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3 Secrets to Swimsuit Shopping

I’m starting this season’s swimsuit blog with the 3 new swimsuits I just bought myself. How is that for truth in advertising? Figuring out where to buy a new swimsuit can be so overwhelming that most people put it off. Sort of like new jeans, but waaaay worse. Well the summer is under way and we’ve done all the work for you. No excuse now ladies. Start shopping. But first, a few secrets to swimsuit shopping. One, figure out what you need. I actually have a ton of cute bathing suits, mostly bikinis I wear layered with brightly colored rash …

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Your Perfect Button-Down Shirt

Clients have been requesting more sustainability in their wardrobes lately. I always tell them that the number one way to build a sustainable wardrobe is to buy clothes that they love and to wear them. Having a foundation of classic pieces to build upon and freshen up with a few new, thoughtfully chosen items each season is a sustainable wardrobe strategy. Yes, it is wonderful to buy clothing made of recycled fibers, etc. but buying fewer pieces more intentionally is the best place to start. The button-down shirt can be worn across all style types, styled up or down, and …

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Workout Clothes For Everyone

Continuing our “Take Good Care of Mama” theme this week, we have 4 different workout wear options to highlight for you today. Remember, a new outfit really does make you more likely to work out.  In case you missed it, check out yesterday’s blog on [solidcore], my new workout of choice. . Athleta Athleta has been consistently delivering high-quality workout clothes, as well as feeding the craze for the athleisure trend, since it was founded in 1998. When Gap acquired the brand in 2008, its popularity skyrocketed, making it the second highest grossing retailer in the athleisure market. Business Insider …

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How to Wear a Jersey on Game Day

The first time my husband explained that I HAD to wear a jersey to watch the Chicago Bears game at the sports bar with all of his “Bears friends”, I felt mild fashion panic. I mean, how do you look fashionable and feel like yourself in a sports jersey? Then I remembered that I had once randomly picked up a vintage Walter Payton Bears jersey at a cool vintage place on 14th Street in NYC. As a fashionable New Yorker, I had absolutely nowhere to wear the jersey at the time nor did I follow football at all. However, as …

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The New Pant

Have you heard? There is a new pant silhouette in town and it is here to stay. You probably have not heard of the new term ath-leisure. This is what fashion industry folks call the trend of active-wear as every-day wear. The takeover is now complete with the “jogger”, the only pant you need to update your fall wardrobe. My fave styles? I like the Athleta City Jogger for work-out to day-out and the J. Crew Drapey Wool Sweatpant for looking chic at Sunday brunch or on the sidelines at your child’s soccer game. What to wear on your feet? …