How to make a waist
It is strange that the concepts of "oversize" and" fitted " are often opposed to each other. To make a beautiful waist, we just need clothes that went a lot…

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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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How to wear a fur coat, if you have one
Today I want to be very short and to the point, that is, without holivars and painful search through the bushes of veneers knocked out in a fight. As luck…

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What does it mean to mix styles (and how to do it correctly)

Today’s article again risks being the shortest, just like the one about underwear. The topic is extensive, I touch on it in every second article (if not with words, then with examples-pictures for sure) and I’m not going to stop. But we need to be clear. To mix styles means to combine things of different styles in one image (so far it sounds like “to cook borsch, buy a pot and beetroot”, but wait). Things of different styles-this means that each of these things completely belongs to the same style. One-to-one. And the second-to the second. And other things can be neutral-minimalistic. Or belong to one of the first two. Here I am not sure that it is possible to deduce the exact formula: how much and what style to mix with what. (But I’m sure that over time you can learn to see it). Continue reading

How to make a waist

It is strange that the concepts of “oversize” and” fitted ” are often opposed to each other. To make a beautiful waist, we just need clothes that went a lot of fabric. And with a narrow dress and a belt, you can’t make any waist.

See. The average figure somehow resembles a rectangle (Yes, I know about simple and inverted triangles, about broad shoulders and hips, about an “hourglass” — but in order for a person to actually look exactly like a triangle or a clock, you need very pronounced disproportions or a very bright fantasy — the latter is most likely). Any body without clothing, or in clothing that fits, is still geometrically closer to the rectangle than to any other shape. And if you put a belt on this rectangle, then visually we will not get any such waist, but we will get two rectangles: Continue reading

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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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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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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The coloring and flavor
Each person's appearance has its own color: skin color, eyes and hair. The colorist takes them as a basis and finds a palette that is suitable for the individual color…

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