Looking Back, Looking Forward

Fashion roots. I was asked recently about my fashion icon(s). Immediately I thought of one of my earliest inspirations—my grandmother. Her look was sophisticated and chic—classic sheath dresses always cinched at the waist to boast…

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One Year Anniversary

I can’t believe it’s been one year since I started Economy of Style. What new and surprising things have I learned about fashion on a budget? The last year of sharing and exchanging ideas with…

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Weekend Work

Darn. So, sometimes we are asked to make official work appearances on the weekend. Saturday’s look was anchored by a favorite spring clearance purchase—a sketched ring print dress with cap-sleeves, flattering shirring at the bodice…

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Business Casual?

Argh. I am not a fan of dress codes especially the popular business casual. What does that even mean? What I do know is that I need a look for an upcoming event that is…

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Casual Friday

TGIF. Today’s look is casual and chic. A grey pin-stripe vest is the perfect topper for a white tee and straight leg jeans. Black kitten heel pumps and a teal satchel add finishing touches. For…

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