Good figure and style: what's the catch?
You (as well as I), probably, more than once had to hear that a good figure can not be spoiled by anything. That slender girls are so easy to dress,…

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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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Basic wardrobe
Basic wardrobe, or what should be in every woman's closet. Do you know the fable of the Swan, the Crayfish, and the Pike? All three took up the same task-to…

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Monthly Archives: January 2019

How to wear a trench coat

Тhe subject of clothing for the cold spring weather, unfortunately, contributes. Yesterday I sat on Tverskaya Boulevard and watched the girls pass by. Half of them were wearing trench coats. And 90 percent of that half looked very, very depressing. The “secret” of the image of a poor simpleton is simple (I think if they were shooting a modern version of the story of Eliza Doolittle right now, the Professor would find the heroine in this form): ballet flats, a pencil skirt and a fitted, short, belted and buttoned trench coat on top. At the same time, the trench is shorter than the skirt by 15-20 centimeters. Unfortunately, I did not find such a photo in the network, and I do not think it is correct to take photos on the phone or withdraw them from social networks. Continue reading

Pseudo-office style, or how to dress in an office

We have big problems with office style in our country. Let’s start with the fact that no one really knows what it is, so everyone puts their own. On the one hand, under almost every post about clothing, you can find a couple of dozen outraged comments saying that “you can’t go to the office like this! We have a dress code! (as can be without tights, as can be so vividly, this bad tone and camping on D.)”. On the other hand, for office clothes (the same people, as I assume) take a good tight figure dress-case, often decorated with “modest” details in the form of ruffles, turn-down collars and sleeves-lanterns, a rather relaxed-looking blouse with a giant bow (and sometimes the blouse is also transparent, and under it a bra in plain sight) and a skirt with a playful flounce. Continue reading

Athleisure: (not)sports wardrobe
This style is already fit to call not athleisure (athletic + leisure), but athcasual or even athbusiness. Elements of sporting style are so firmly embedded in the wardrobes that there…

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How to choose underwear: the world's shortest instruction
This will be the simplest and shortest instruction on underwear. It's so simple and short that it makes me uncomfortable. Usually articles on this topic include a lot of points…

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Pseudo-office style, or how to dress in an office
We have big problems with office style in our country. Let's start with the fact that no one really knows what it is, so everyone puts their own. On the…

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The longer the better: outerwear that can't be short
Well, it can't. Maybe, of course. And it happens. And sadly, there are a lot of coats on the streets, stretched high on the chest, raincoats, which immediately under the…

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