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Dressing On a Budget

Buying natural fibers is very important. Try to purchase classic styles on sale in better stores or consignment stores. Purchase cotton, silk, wool or cashmere pieces on sale or at consignment stores. Incredible buys can be found at consignment stores in upscale neighborhoods. Fit is of utmost importance. Always buy pieces for your wardrobe that fit well, if your sew you can alter pieces yourself. If you find a “must have” piece on sale it may be worth investing in alterations to create the perfect fit. Purchase the following items in your classic coordinated colors and mix and match:

Several pairs of flat front, boot leg cut trousers in tan, navy and black.
Boot leg cut trousers never go out of style and are flattering to all figure types.

A pair of boot leg cut jeans that have the waistband slightly below the waist.

A twinset in your complementing color, …

About Vintage Prom Dress

Prom dresses in the 1950s were soft and romantic, generally full length, with a soft, innocent yet romantic look. Cap sleeves, satin waistbands, lace, bodices and frilly frocks with lantern sleeves represented beauty and femininity. Later, several more flamboyant styles emerged, like gaucho pants, bolero jackets, and other fads like the harem look with the ballooning skirt, all inspired by Hollywood.

Vintage prom dresses have become very popular. The 50’s and 60’s looks are back with long chiffon gowns with full collars and full-length sheer train; glamorous strapless dresses with winged upper bodice and a full skirt. Semi-sheer chiffon gowns with embroidered organdy and Empire waist-favorites in the 60-are also making a comeback among the younger set. Most are opting to dress up their ensembles with vintage jackets, coats, shoes, shawls and jewelry.

Proms throughout the country are being planned based on themes, such as 60s movies, making vintage dressing …

Red Colored Prom Dress

The latest craze for prom dresses and accessories are updated with fashion magazines. Everyone thinks of prom nights are all about delicious body curves, glamour, elegance, and color. Prom fashion changes every year and literally take place. Every season there are changes in fabric colors and dress styles. It is best to be well guided. See from fashion magazines for the latest trend. If you want to be unique, always dare to be different.

This night is a thing to remember to celebrate. Teenagers cherish good memories on their prom nights and it starts with the selection of a prom dress. A universal color is a black dress. It never runs out of vogue. Red prom dress is just like black dress. Red signifies boldness, sophistication, and seductiveness. It will be perfect for those who have seductive figure to flaunt.

Red is sexy. One must resolve the precise type of …

Latin Dress Styles

There are dresses for all occasions such as ballroom dancing, salsa dancing, tango dancing and they are all designed with a flare for color and movement that can only come from the Latin community. The use of bold colors like black, red, orange and bright blue are a staple of the Latin community’s style, fringes and flare are simple prerequisite. Think of all the beautiful Latin style dresses you’ve seen on Shakira and other notable Spanish musical artists, they have a beautiful drape to the skirts that swirl like no other traditional type of dress. In her “Hips Don’t Lie” video Shakira’s skirts stretches out to arms length away from her body, with enough drape and swirl to emphasize the beauty of her hips, and to show off the rhythm of her dancing in the swishing of the folds. This is true Latin style.

Shawls are another staple of Latin …