Three Awesome Reasons to Make Your Own Clothes

While watching the movie Devil Wears Prada several years ago, I learned that fashion is art we live our lives in. Impressed by that thought and by some of the outfits worn by Andrea, Anne Hathaway’s character, I started exploring runway fashion. I quickly discovered that I wanted to own every piece in Marc by Marc Jacob’s collection and a Balenciaga hat that season. But, even without looking up the designers’ websites, I knew the price ranges for those clothes would far exceed my budget. That’s the year I began to dream about making my own clothes. Continue Reading

How to Tie Your Wardrobe Together

I realized that if I wanted to create a cohesive wardrobe, I needed a base color to tie the clothes together.  Jeans seem to be the staple neutral for most outfits, but jeans don’t work when I want to dress up. I also wear jeans to work, so sometimes I get tired of wearing them at home or when I go out.

Neutral colors matter in most wardrobes because they’ll coordinate with almost every other color.

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