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TIPS FOR WEARING THE COLOR CAMEL

The color camel is a great choice especially for wintertime and especially for blondes and brunettes, as shades in the brown family of color always coordinate with their hair color and skin tone. Camel can add some color to your skin during the winter months when your tan might start to fade, and it’s neutral enough that you can pair it with a number of other color choices. Because it’s such a unique color you may want to consider a few tips on wearing it properly so you always look…

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JULIANNE HOUGH HAIR AND BEAUTY

Juliannes Hough is known for her lovely and long hair. As she is a singer and dancer her long hair is sometimes tied back. However, she does love wearing her hair loose. Her favorite long style is ‘softly cascading’ with long bangs. If you want to get her look use large Velcro rollers after washing hair with a volume giving shampoo and a little conditioner. Dry the roots and part hair from scalp all the way down the back. Blow dry the hair away from your face. Wrap two inch…

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HOW TO USE A COLOR WHEEL TO CHOOSE COLORS FOR YOUR CLOTHES

Matching complementary colors in your wardrobe can be a challenge. Two colors which are beautiful on their own can look dull or muddy when put together, or two colors may seem to compete with one another although they’re close in tone and shade. You might also notice that different shades of colors don’t always mesh well whereas those same two colors work fine when they’re lighter or darker. To help you find the best color combinations for your clothes, you may want to turn to a color wheel. A color…

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IMPORTANT TIPS ON HANGING AND STORING YOUR CLOTHES PROPERLY

Would you believe that there is a right way and a wrong way to hang up your clothes, and to store them in your dresser drawers? You may simply toss things in your drawers or hang them haphazardly when you change in the evening or are finished doing laundry, but how you store your clothes will affect how well they hold up against wear and tear, and will also ensure they’re wrinkle-free and fresh. Consider how this is true. When putting clothes in your dresser, it’s best to take that…

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REPAIRING SHOES AND BOOTS YOURSELF

Before you toss out that favorite pair of pumps or trendy boots that you love because they need some minor repair, and before you take them to a shoe repair shop and pay someone else to work on them, consider if you might make a few simple repairs on your own. This can save you time and money and save you from having to replace your shoes and boots and buy something new. First note what needs to be repaired. A common problem with high-heeled shoes is the small “nub”…

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SHOP SMART DURING SALES

Sales are a great time to pick up the best bargains and to be able to afford items that might otherwise be out of your reach financially. A good sale can help you to stock up on what you need for a season or to tuck away items you’ll need next season, and they can stretch your wardrobe budget so you can indulge in a few fun and fashionable accessories. As great as they are, this doesn’t mean that you should snatch up everything you see during a sale, as…

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THE BEST BRIDESMAID DRESSES FOR PLUS-SIZE WOMEN

If you’re planning a wedding and have one or more bridesmaids who wear plus-size clothes, you’ll want to give some consideration as to the style of bridesmaid dresses you choose. Not all cuts are flattering for plus-size women, so it’s not good to simply choose a larger size of the style you want for your bridesmaids. Dresses with too many ruffles or overly full skirts can give someone an even wider silhouette, whereas other cuts can actually slim down her frame. A more simple style of bridesmaid dress is usually…

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Being Stylish When Wearing Sneakers

Sneakers are typically considered to be very casual and even a bit slovenly. You wear sneakers when working out, jogging, or when working in the yard, so they’re not exactly thought of as being stylish. Sneakers also get dirty very easily and can be tough to clean, which also detracts from their appearance. As unsightly as they might be, sneakers are also very comfortable and can be a good choice for your weekends and off-days when your feet need to rest and relax after being in stiff heels throughout the…

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THE BEST HANDBAGS FOR THIS SEASON

Handbags are an essential part of any outfit. They’re not only functional, they’re also fashionable and can be used to add color and personality to an ensemble. A beaded clutch can bring in some glamour when you’re wearing a little black dress, and a sharp red leather shoulder bag can give your casual jeans personality and class. A handbag is also a status symbol, as many will recognize the designer brand on the label as easily as they recognize the same for shoes or haute couture. You may need to…

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HAVE SOME FUN THIS RAINY SEASON WITH STYLISH UMBRELLAS

Autumn usually means cold, damp weather and plenty of rain showers, and spring is typically just as bad. The rain is needed to get the ground ready for long hot summers, but it can put a damper on your mood and make everything seem grey and dull. If you want to add some personality and style to your rainy day wardrobe, why not invest in some fun, stylish umbrellas? These can be colorful and whimsical and can add the spark of personality you need when you bundle up against the…

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