Over the weekend my youngest and I went to the little hardware store in my town, because I needed lightbulbs. There are many, many other (and cheaper) places where we could buy lightbulbs, but they seem to be staffed by people who don’t really care about selling me a lightbulb. Or maybe even know what a lightbulb is. However, my […]
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Now here’s some amazing news for all of my plus-size women out there: The Limited has just launched an incredibly stylish, incredibly well-priced line just for you. Introducing eloquii by The Limited. The creation was inspired by plus-size women themselves, who made their frustrations known about the lack of fashionable clothing options available. (Sound familiar?) In the debut collection, you’ll […]
Attention, Real Simple readers! I want to dedicate this post to your needs and questions, and therefore, I want to know all about your fashion emergencies, such as…. What’s the one piece of clothing you’re dying to pull off but have no idea how to? Do you want to break out of any given fashion rut? If so, what is […]
There are tons of trends out there that can either make or break your fall wardrobe. Here, I’ve picked eight great ones to home in on as you peruse the racks this season, with tips on how to wear them (so they don’t wear you). Trend #1: Leather Calvin Klein Collection F/W 2011 runway (photo courtesy of style.com) What to […]
I’m excited to announce some new and noteworthy news from two of America’s most accessible, well-known stores: Coldwater Creek and Lane Bryant. Both brands have recently introduced some handy pants-related fit tips and merchandise that will make it easy (yes, easy!) for you to find something to flatter your lower half. After over two years of design and development, Coldwater […]
These Scandinavian-designed oak knobs are almost too beautiful to hang a jacket on. Not into the natural look? No worries; these handy storage picks are also available in black and yellow. Go to huset-shop.com and enter the code REALHUSET20 to receive 20% off these shoes through October 31, 2011, or while supplies last.
When shopping for heels, the easiest way to guarantee they’ll be comfortable is to make sure that you have enough room around your toes. Check these two things when you’re shopping to pick the best pumps for you: Test for cushioning. When you press down on the sole in the ball area of the shoe, it should give a little […]