How to dress when there is no place to dress
Have you noticed that the phrase "she dresses well" does not specify where exactly she dresses? While in our daily worries "what to wear" is certainly present this insidious "where".…

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Socks: instructions for dummies
Thank heaven, socks, unlike tights and boots, are not a fashion staple that you try to touch. No one claims that "every self-respecting woman, if she is already more than…

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Such a, hi,, eternal youth
Coincidentally, first I watched a lecture about fashion and cinema, then the film recommended in the lecture (in Russian translation it is called "I, Christiana") about very young Berlin drug…

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About clothes and men: an interview with a psychologist on a topic I don’t write about

At the end of December, I got the idea to talk to someone really competent about a topic that, whether you like it or not, POPs up in every second (in fact, every first) discussion about fashion. In my blog, as you know, I don’t raise the topic of what the opposite sex likes (or doesn’t like). On the comment “what will men think?!”I try not to answer or respond in a lapidary way (although it doesn’t always work, so I take out an imaginary checker and start waving it around, telling them that there are too many opportunities in the XXI century to waste energy on an imaginary beauty contest in front of imaginary men).

I am genuinely outraged by articles (and even books!) about how to dress to please men. A greater concentration of nonsense on a paragraph of text can not be found, perhaps, even in the books of Vadim Zeland. Outraged questions from interviewers, who do not care whether the audience of their publication will open a new door, a new opportunity in life, after reading the thoughts of professionals, or will be left to suffer and rush around in a tight cage of “folk wisdom” and “so it is accepted”. Continue reading

Spring reincarnation
The air smelled of spring... more and more insistently warms the friendly spring sun. Winter had reluctantly but surely receded. Before you know it, nature has changed into a soft…

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When everyone is at home: how to dress for the new year for a friendly get-together
The most difficult thing (at least for me) in the new year is to dress for a "house party". Well, or what else to call this event, when someone at…

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His Majesty's dress-combination
I will call it, with your permission, slip dress. The word "combination", not to mention "nightgown", and oozes Soviet life, darned tights and the song "my dear accountant" (although it…

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His Majesty's dress-combination
I will call it, with your permission, slip dress. The word "combination", not to mention "nightgown", and oozes Soviet life, darned tights and the song "my dear accountant" (although it…

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