Dress for Success: A Clothing Blog

  • 3 Things You Didn't Know About Birkin Bags

    14 March 2020

    Birkin bags have been made popular because of their appeal to celebrities. You have probably seen a Birkin bag on the arm of your favorite celebrity in a paparazzi photograph, but how much do you really know about the handbag itself and Hermès, the company that produces the Birkin? Take the time to discover some of the things that make a Birkin bag unique so that you can better appreciate this iconic fashion accessory in the future.

  • Tips For Buying Vintage Clothing At A Consignment Shop

    12 March 2020

    Are you tired of modern styles and so-called "fast fashion?" There is an alternative! You can instead shop for vintage pieces at consignment shops and create your own unique style from whatever you find. There is a bit of a learning curve involved when you first start shopping for vintage clothing through consigners, but with the tips below, you'll adapt and have a great time. 1. Start by browsing. Before you buy anything, plan on spending a couple of hours just browsing a few consignment stores in your area.

  • How To Keep Your Tee Soft — Or Resoften It

    11 March 2020

    When you buy a men's ultra soft flowy tee, it feels so lovely against your skin. Of course you want it to stay that way forever — soft and pliable. However, if you just toss the shirt in the wash with any other clothing, using standard soap and a standard wash cycle, it will more than likely become rougher and less flexible over time. How do you go about keeping your soft tee nice and soft?

  • Find the Perfect Wedding Dress? How to Plan for Stress-Free Alterations

    11 March 2020

    You said yes to the dress. Now, all that's left are the alterations. That can be the most stressful part of the process. Luckily, there are things you can do to reduce the stress. The first thing you need to do is find the right tailor. In most cases, your dress consultant will be able to provide you with a list of tailors who specialize in wedding dress alterations. Once you've selected your tailor, here are some tips that will help you avoid problems with the alterations.

  • How Mastectomy Bras Can Benefit a Struggling Model

    16 January 2017

    Breast cancer is a serious problem that can strike women of any age. An unfortunate number of promising models have seen their career put on the back burner when they are forced to get a mastectomy and lose one or more of their breasts. Thankfully, mastectomy bras can help them in this fight. Models Need a "Perfect" Form Whether it's fair to young women or not, models in today's society are expected to have perfect bodies.