Tag: kimonos

Anti-Aging Style

Getting Summer Ready With Kaftans & Kimonos

I don’t know if it was watching the RHOBH “housewives” going to Dubai or I’m just digging the trend I first noticed for Resort ’16, but I’m finding myself buying kaftans and kimonos left and right to wear this summer. I seriously can not get enough. I’ve bought a few long and short ones. The look is effortless and they come in versions that are draped, flared, belted and billowed for day or night. I know you might be thinking, “seriously? Aren’t kaftans for old ladies?” Not anymore!

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Second City Style, Videos

DIY Fashion: Turn a Long Robe Into a Short Kimono Jacket

I turned this beautiful long silk robe by CFDA {FASHION INCUBATOR} designer A Peace Treaty into a short kimono-style jacket. This is a simple styling trick and the good news is you won’t have to cut up your robe!  You will always have the option to wear your robe multiple ways, both long or short. 1. Start with a lightweight…

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Second City Style, Shopping, Trends

How To Dress 15 Years Younger: The Great Swimsuit Cover Up

Memorial Day weekend marks the exciting start of the summer season. It’s also the dreadful time of year when you think of exposing your body in swimwear. If you are over 40 you may be thinking, “Sure, I’ll go to the pool or beach, if I can completely cover my legs…”  Or you may want to cover another body part…

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