#Fashion #Tips for Different Occasions

The world of fashion is a fascinating one, and we all know that there’s an outfit out there to suit every occasion that life throws at you. The Chinese proverb ‘beware situations that demand new clothes’ may seem appropriate here, but in reality you don’t have to view these occasions with a wary eye.

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Following fashion trends doesn’t have to be complicated or difficult, and this handy guide will help you to make the right sartorial decisions depending on the event.
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February 19th, 2016
Filed Under: Fashion & Style, Features, How to, Lifestyle

How to Maintain your Silver Rings

Jewellery may have the ability to be timeless in a fashion sense, but much like everything else in our world, it cannot be spared by time’s everlasting process of decay. In plain, unpoetic English, nothing lasts forever. The unblemished, stainless silver ring you bought all those years ago has no choice but to become subject to aging and wearing, but not if it is properly looked after.

Image by Chris Moody via Flickr

Image by Chris Moody via Flickr

Once you’ve doled out a worthy fee for your designer frame of precious metal, you want to do whatever you can to keep it looking new, valuable, and in good enough condition to be worn proudly. Jewellery such as rings, earrings, chains or necklaces can be passed down family lines as heirlooms, and it is when this happens that particular attention needs to be paid to the item’s maintenance, not just by the emotionally invested buyer of the piece, but by the inheriting kin of it as well. If you have found yourself in either of those categories but don’t really know what you should be doing to look after your jewellery, here are my four suggestions to help you out.
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August 5th, 2015
Filed Under: How to

5 Tips for Finding a Diamond Appraiser

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There are a lot of unscrupulous appraisers in the jewelry world. That’s why it’s crucial to find one you can trust, someone who genuinely wants you to receive the best value for your goods and will work with you extensively to make that happen. If you’re looking for a diamond appraiser, here are just five tips for choosing someone reputable.
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July 28th, 2015
Filed Under: Features, How to, Lifestyle

#Fashion Tips: How to Color-Block like a Diva

If there is something we dislike in fashion it is monotony. And if there is something that we simply adore, it is contrast. Color-block is all about creating that contrast with two or more colors. It is a chic way to color-coordinate, while creating a stylish look.

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You can do just about anything with those colors, if you are pattern-shy, you can opt for simple linear shapes, and then again for a little spunkier look you can pull of in-your-face color combo to upgrade your look. Though it’s mostly about having fun, color-blocking has some rules and recommendations, if you want to do it right. So, are you ready for some color-blocking lessons?
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June 29th, 2015
Filed Under: Fashion & Style, Features, How to

#Fashion Tips: Planning Your Summer Wardrobe

Summer is finally here, and we’re celebrating by planning a brand new summer wardrobe. There’s lots to be done – so throw those woolen jumpers to the back of your closet, and let’s get summer ready!

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Now’s your chance to have a whole new look for the season.
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June 22nd, 2015
Filed Under: Fashion & Style, Features, How to

The Day After Prom — 6 Ways to Keep Relishing the Fun While You Recover

Prom night is one of the most anticipated events on every high school girl’s calendar, and preparation often starts months, or even years, in advance. From finding the perfect hairdo, the dream date, and the hottest prom dress to deciding which after-party to attend, it can feel like the days leading up to prom require you to make a million important decisions, and the anxiety can be tough to manage.

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Don’t worry! It will all work out — especially since one decision you can make that won’t be fraught with worry is what to do the day after it’s all over. From letting your parents take you out to brunch, so you can regale them with tales from the night before to heading to the park for a picnic with your best friend, here are six ways to spend the day after prom that will help you solidify it as a night to be remembered.
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April 20th, 2015
Filed Under: How to, Lifestyle