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How to Style Cropped Pants

Easy Ways to Wear Cropped Pants

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  Cropped pants, according to the Fairchild Dictionary of Fashion are “Pants cut at varying lengths between ankle and knee.”  So really, anything that ends just below the knee to the ankles. They can have a leg shortening effect so here are some tips on what kinds of shoes to wear them with (as well as…

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how to style shorts so you don't look shorter

How to Style Shorts

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It’s summer here in Australia and I’m seeing lots of shorts when I’m out and about. I’m wearing them myself too! Now shorts can be a tricky garment to wear and feel that they flatter you. Sure I’ve got shorts that I wear to go running and shorts that I wear to do gardening, but…

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How to Wear Neon Colours

How to Wear Neon Colours

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Could you perhaps do a blog about neon colours? Who could wear them, do you think? Perhaps only winter types? I’m a bright spring and wonder if perhaps neon is a bit too bright for clear springs.   Neon by imogenl featuring keds The reality is that people don’t have really bright colouring like parrots…

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How to Break The Style Rules – with Emerson Big W

How to Break The Style Rules – with Emerson Big W

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Sponsored by Nuffnang I remember when growing up learning about a whole load of rules, such as “blue and green should never be seen” and “don’t mix prints”, but I have found during my time as an image consultant and stylist that these rules are made to be broken. Many of my clients are scared…

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How to Wear Wide Leg Pants

How to Wear Wide Leg Pants

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How to Wear Wide Leg Pants by imogenl featuring a vest jacket Wide leg trousers are one of the season’s big items, so how do you wear them and what do wear with them. There are different ways to wear them, and it depends a lot on your height how best to pull them off….

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Tricky Trend – Harem Pants

Tricky Trend – Harem Pants

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When harem pants first hit the shops again I thought to myself – I’ll never be caught dead in a pair of those nappy pants (diaper pants to my US readers).  And even though whenever  my ex-husband sees me in them he feels he needs to comment on my MC Hammer Pants – I tell…

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