Gone are the days when women had to hold their breath and grip the bedpost as their maids cinched their corsets. Although these torturous old-school garments have gone by the wayside, that doesn't mean the dreaded "muffin top" has completely disappeared. Thanks to modern technology, women today have much more comfortable shapewear options that will have you stepping out confidently in a Herve Leger bandage dress in no time.
For fashionistas everywhere, Lady Gaga's immortal lyrics are words to live by: J'adore Vivienne, la vie et moi. Gucci, Fendi, et Prada. Valentino, Armani too. Merde I love them Jimmy Choo. But if you yawn at the thought of yet another Birkin bag in your closet, fear not! These high-fashion designers believe no household item, from Chanel fishing rods to Louis Vuitton garbage bags, should be devoid of luxury. After all, one can never be too rich, too thin, or too decadently fabulous.
Nothing can make a person feel famous like a truly fantastic pair of sunglasses can. Behind fabulous frames, you can look fierce while pretending that you're evading your own imaginary paparazzi. These seven styles were worn on- and off-screen by some of our biggest stars; luckily, they look just as good on all us little people, too.
Practically nothing feels better than a pair of jeans that fit just right. With such versatile denim pieces in style this season, you don't have to limit that feel-good sensation to just your lower half. From jackets to jeggings, here are the quintessential denim items you need right now. Related Stories: Fashion Trends Men Hate And Why to Wear Them Anyway Twenty Ways to Wear Your Favorite Jeans The Perfect Fit: Ten Figure-Flattering Jeans
How often have you looked through your closet and thought, “What on earth am I going to wear today?!” Well, time to get back to basics! The key to a well-balanced wardrobe is versatility: every item should be appropriate for more than one occasion. You don't have to spend your life savings on a pair of shoes, but a well-crafted item will last longer (and cost less over time) than a fast-fashion knockoff. Click through for six essentials (with a twist!) to fit your personal style. Your closet will never be boring again!
Denim is the WD-40 of a woman's closet; your favorite pair of jeans can take you from office hours to a hot date to a relaxing weekend. But when most denim brands feature 16-year-old models in their advertisements, it can be hard to tell which styles will fit your body and your life. From Oprah's favorite pair to the perfect bootcut, these eight stylish jeans were made for real women's bodies--and some for under $50! (Mom jeans need not apply.)