Review: The best silk button-down for the big-chested, and it’s not J.Crew

Ann Taylor jacket, Club Monaco blouse, Banana Republic jeans, J.Crew boots The last time I talked about silk button-down shirts was nearly 6 months ago, so I figured I would do an update on my new favorite piece, ever. J.Crew Blythe blouses never really fit me perfectly. If I bought them the correct size for …

How to: slim the tummy in work clothes

Brooks Brothers shirt (very similar from Theory), gifted cardigan, Banana Republic vest, Ann Taylor denim, AGL flats, Nordstrom Rack earrings I have never been a fan of the traditional, cotton button-down work shirt. I find them boxy and unflattering and much prefer silk alternatives. However I recently popped into Brooks Brothers and found this seamed …

Fashion Trend: Short dresses, Pearshape Solution: Add length using vintage pieces

LOFT Jacket (similar from Banana Republic), H&M dress (similar splurge-worthy), Cache belt (similar), Slips (bottom & top) gifted from Grandma I want to start a new series on TPS that discusses popular fashion trends that pearshapes wouldn’t otherwise wear, and my solution to be able to wear them comfortably and proudly. I talk a lot …

Review: The perfect holiday dress for pearshapes, from Asos

Asos dress, Gap belt (similar), H&M necklace (similar holiday option), Urban Outfitters clutch (similar), SPANX tights, Cole Haan pumps I have never felt prettier, or more comfortable than in this dress. It goes against most rules I have always had for my body type, but feels so right when on. It has a puffy A-line …