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Cynthia Nellis

Updated Articles and Resources

By Cynthia Nellis

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • What to Wear to Work Created: Wednesday, October 13, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Getting dressed for the office doesn't mean leaving your personal style behind. Find out which looks give you a polished, professional look and which fashions can be a career killer."
    • Top 5 Shops for Tall Women Created: Friday, November 12, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      If you dread heading to the mall because you never know where to find clothes that fit you well, take a big sigh of relief--I’ve researched which stores offer the best tops, pants and trends ...
    • 'Sex and the City' Style Created: Tuesday, November 25, 2003 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Everything you need to know about 'Sex and the City' style, including trends and where to buy them." itemprop="description"> Wednesday, October 23, 2002 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Everything you need to know before buying a leather jacket or coat.
    • Fashion Over 40 Created: Saturday, January 22, 2005 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Women over 40 can be just as sexy and vital looking as their younger counterparts. Find out what style expert Kim Johnson Gross has to say that keep your shoes, hair, clothes and makeup looking fresh and pretty.
    • Top Simple Style Rules Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Fashion isn't difficult, just confusing. But there are a few simple style rules you can use to help decipher the fashion world.
    • Perfect Cocktail Dresses Created: Thursday, June 04, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Shop for the hottest cocktail dresses.
    • How To Shop for Clothes Created: Wednesday, October 29, 2003 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Clothes shopping doesn't have to be an impossible chore. Our quick tips for smarter shopping will help you buy a better wardrobe by spending less time and money.
    • Top 10 Fashion Apps Created: Monday, June 21, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Get style on your iPhone with the Top 10 fashion apps.
    • U.S. Women's Apparel Size Charts Created: Thursday, April 28, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Unsure about what size your clothes need to be? Review our U.S. women's apparel size charts to find your perfect fit." itemprop="description">> Saturday, September 29, 2012 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      Wondering how to wear a pencil skirt? Style this classic skirt 8 versatile ways.
    • Look Your Best in Ankle Boots Created: Wednesday, November 04, 2009 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      Ankle boots are one of the season's hottest looks. Find out how to wear ankle boots the right way with tights, jeans and dresses.
    • 10 Best Jeans for Tall Women Created: Saturday, December 04, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Tall women have a hard time finding jeans that are long enough. These are the best fitting pairs of jeans that will fit a tall woman." itemprop="description">"description" Wednesday, December 03, 2003 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Fashion over 50 means that while your body may have changed, the rules haven't: wear what looks good on you and have fun,
    • What is Cocktail Attire? Created: Wednesday, April 13, 2005 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Find out to wear when the invite reads "Cocktail Attire."
    • Wedding Guest Attire Created: Tuesday, December 09, 2003 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Find out what to wear to a wedding when you've been invited, from Black Tie invites to weddings where the invitation doesn't give you any clues what type of dress or suit to wear."
    • Party Definitions Created: Tuesday, December 09, 2003 Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014
      What to wear to a party, including definitions for black tie, formal dress and more!" itemprop="description"> Wednesday, March 29, 2000 Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014
      It's easier to look 10 lbs. slimmer if you use these simple fashion rules for getting dressed.
    • Is it Really 'Designer?' Created: Wednesday, April 16, 2003 Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014
      Wonder if that "designer" outfit the store is touting is really designer? This handy primer will help you understand what stores and manufacturers mean when they put certain descriptions and labels on fashion items. Never be in the dark again!
    • Top Things a Grown Woman Should Never Wear Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      Fashion may be ageless now, but that doesn't mean there aren't limits. Find out which items a grown woman should never wear.
    • What Your Style Says About You Created: Friday, November 21, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      Sure, it sounds shallow, but folks will judge you by how you look. Find out what non-verbal clues your clothes are sending out about your inner self.
    • 10 Ways to Look Girly Created: Thursday, September 26, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      Want to look girly? A touch of feminine charm, like ruffles, bows or lace soften up your look.
    • Cher is My Style Mentor, Who is Yours? Created: Monday, March 24, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014
      Early fashion influences can shape your style later in life. For example, I still find myself wearing fringe, hoop earrings, etc. like Cher.
    • 10 Tragic Fashion Deaths Created: Wednesday, December 31, 2008 Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014
      Murder, suicide and untimely deaths all play a part in the fashion world. Read more about the shocking deaths of Gianni Versace, Ossie Clark.
    • How to Hide Bingo Wings Created: Sunday, March 23, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014
      Hide those flabby upper arms known as Bingo Wings.
    • What Size Does She Wear? Created: Friday, November 09, 2012 Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014
      Ever wonder what size Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez or Christina Hendricks wears? Here's the lowdown on some real celebrity sizes.
    • How to Hide a Muffin Top Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014
      Hide muffin top with these easy (no exercise! no surgery!) fashion tips.
    • 7 Style Secrets from the Red Carpet Created: Tuesday, February 28, 2006 Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014
      Celebrities may be beautiful and fit, but they also use lots of style secrets to look their best on the red carpet. Find out how to make the best of the tips work for you.
    • Dress Better Over 40 Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
      If you're over 40 and use lame excuses to stick to the same style you've had for years, I've got some inspiration for how to shake up your style with a little fantasy (your dream look) and reality (but done on a budget.)
    • Fab Over 50: 10 Chic Celebrities Created: Thursday, October 16, 2008 Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014
      Madonna has a sexy, soft style and a great way with fashion over 50. Get her fab look for yourself.
    • How to Dress Sexy Without Looking Like a Cougar Created: Sunday, January 26, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014
      You can dress sexy after 40 without looking like a cougar.
    • 10 Ways to Wear a Statement Necklace Created: Saturday, January 25, 2014 Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014
      Wear a statement necklace to give extra impact to any look.

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