When there are too many rules
I've been obsessed with rules and boundaries all week. I talk about them at a table in a cafe, read them in comments, hear them at seminars, and discuss them…

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Baker's assistant's berets and caps
Recently, someone's column came across the phrase: the boundaries of good and bad taste are determined by everyone individually for themselves and in no other way. It's an obvious idea,…

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Shoe dictionary
Shoe dictionary: the fashionable buzzwords in the lexicon of the Shoe Becoming a fashion expert is not an easy task. After all, no one knows exactly how many different definitions…

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How to wear socks and tights: advanced level

While the weather is nice and cool and dry, it’s time to get sweaters and coats. And shoes on the contrary, do not remove. And in order not to freeze in shoes, you can wear tight tights, and you can — the same tight socks. Last time I showed the simplest combinations, now it’s time to go to a higher level.
Socks can be simple white sports, black, with a bright print, lurex or wool. The main thing is that they look new (it is clear that the hole on the finger of your internal fashion censor and so will not miss, but every time you check the heel for scuffs and pellets will not be superfluous). The brighter and more textured the socks are, the easier it really is: neither you nor others have completely inappropriate, but no less tenacious, associations with a collective farmer in socks with sandals. Continue reading

Good — this is new

I will succumb to the magic of simple headlines. “Orange is the new black”, “pants are the new dress”, “Zara is the new Dior”. The latter is ridiculous, but you try to distinguish between fresh advertising campaigns: this is a recognized problem of the industry, and it is not that Zara shamelessly copies designer things, but that top fashion houses can not imagine anything that would be radically different from Zara, and at the same time successfully sold not only to elderly rich ladies who knew the great Monsieur in their youth.
Well, did you find 10 differences?Go on. The image in the title and the image below are it-girls from the online magazine H&M, dressed, respectively, in H&M:
We used to agree that if you take the average temperature in a hospital, then, definitely, a more expensive wardrobe has a better chance of looking modern and cool than a less expensive one. But here we fall into several traps, which in the end, instead of correct optimistic conclusions, lead us into mistakes and discouragement. Continue reading

8 reasons to be beautiful and stylish
Вeautiful and stylish beauty questions have always remained relevant. It is known that Cleopatra, Madame Pompadour, Madame Clicquot and other characters who remained in history because of their beauty and…

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Good — this is new
I will succumb to the magic of simple headlines. "Orange is the new black", "pants are the new dress", "Zara is the new Dior". The latter is ridiculous, but you…

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How to dress women with shapes
A huge number of articles have been written about how to dress women with shapes. I do not have any philosopher's stone, thanks to which I can authoritatively state that…

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Baker's assistant's berets and caps
Recently, someone's column came across the phrase: the boundaries of good and bad taste are determined by everyone individually for themselves and in no other way. It's an obvious idea,…

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