September 28, 2017

We love roughed up, green army jackets, especially ones that look vintage, like something dug out of a thrift shop bin. They look comfy, but also have some tailoring that gives them shape.  You can style them many different ways, though we feel they go with jeans best....

February 4, 2017

Last year's fashion was all about the 1970's and 2017 will be all about 1980's glam. Look for unique textures, foil, glitter, bright fluorescent colours, huge earrings..even shoulder pads. Underwear will be outerwear, especially the bra. Obviously, we can't wear what's...

August 27, 2016

(above) Jay trying out the modern gothic make-up trend that was big on the 2016 Autumn runway at NY Fashion Week.

 The woman that walked down the runway at NY Fashion week was bold. She was beautiful, but you wouldn't want to mess with her. She has dark red to pure blac...

August 21, 2016

I checked out the runway looks from NY fashion week for Fall/Winter 2016 and it's not been easy to narrow down the trends. Anything and everything walked down the runway from 80's glam rock looks (Saint Laurent), strange fur laden, embroidered Goth dolls (Marc Jacobs),...

April 15, 2016

When it comes to fashion, plus women are tired of two things; never seeing what they really want..and being told what they should want. ‎ I think that's what's fundamentally wrong with Glamour's curvy magazine edition. It's compiled in a way that made me feel like...

March 17, 2016

 

( Above, a beautiful Navy Bardot inspired dress available at ASOS Curve online. )

 

 

It's been a long time since Annie and I wore a prom dress.... like around 20 years. In the 1990s the small town "it' dress was something long, black and minimal. We actually took a fiel...

March 6, 2016

 (An example of early Serpent jewlery, from the Christie's Auction House)

 

 

ENTER THE SERPENT

 

The image of a serpent being used in jewlery isn't a new thing. The ancient Egyptians worshipped the reptile, they viewed the animal as a symbol of royalty. The Greeks and the...

January 30, 2016

 

Barbie has finally changed the iconic doll's body and skin colour. There's a new "Curvy" Barbie, "Tall Barbie" and "Petite" size Barbie. The new dolls are charming and come in a variety of different skin and hair colours to represent the sizes and ethnicity of the lit...

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