“A Dude Would Wear That and You’re a Beautiful Woman, So You Should Not Wear This”

Earlier tonight, What Not to Wear had its season premiere over on TLC. I was watching a different show with my mom during the first airing, so I decided to catch the late-night rerun based on feedback I was seeing in real time from fellow sports fans. It was just so unbelievable I had to see this for myself. Well, it was actually worse than I originally thought it would be.

Also I don’t know how to make screencaps off my TV, so this is kind of wall-o-text and I’ll try to break it with pictures. Read More “A Dude Would Wear That and You’re a Beautiful Woman, So You Should Not Wear This”

The Lazy Lady’s Guide to Style: It’s in the Fit

If several years of What Not to Wear and one season (plus repeats) of Tim Gunn’s Guide to Style have taught me anything, it’s that the fit of one’s clothes can go a long way toward creating a look that is pulled together and polished. All the experts agree: a basic item with a great fit trumps a fancy item with a poor fit any day of the week. Read More The Lazy Lady’s Guide to Style: It’s in the Fit