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Category: Business Attire

4 Jul

Ditch the Skirt

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Ladies, why don't we ditch the skirts and put on the pants?! There is something sexy about a woman wearing trousers. During the war days, high-waisted trousers became more of a prerequisite and was admired by early Hollywood fans. The influence came from Hollywood star Katherine Hepburn. Hepburn cross-dressing alter ego caught the attention of Marlene Dietrich who then made women's 'pants' popular.  Ever since, pants have been popular amongst the Modern Vintage ladies. Lets face it, skirts can be dreadful particularly when it comes to finding the right skirt for our body shape. So no matter what size  or shape you are, pants will always boost a woman's confidence by giving us that fitted look. So thinking of ditching the skirt? Purchase your pants through Bowerbird...
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3 Jul

The Corporate Makeup Look; Modern Vintage

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You don't need to look like Dita Von Teese to get a promotion at work, the pin-up look is quite simple and elegant. Most modern vintage lovers prefer matte foundation, bright lips, brows and of course eye-liner. So where to start? Start with a foundation that suits your skin tone, apply powder to give it the extra matte finish. If you are wanting your cheeks to stand out apply some highlight. Next, apply blush- look for a bright pink blush but don't apply too much! I know, it is already hard enough to get up at 6am and the struggle of organising breakfast can be a challenge but if you want to get rid of that tired look consider applying some light eye shadow. Start...
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29 Jun

TGIF Tips.

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Thank God It's Friday! A phase that pops into everyone's head! So what do you do when it's Friday? Well, besides having a good glass of wine. From what I am aware of most business places have 'casual Fridays' Even though the day has been given a title doesn't mean you walk in to the workplace looking like a complete dag. There is a time and place for that and it's called home (ahhh and we are most likely recovering from the night before) So here are our top 5 Thank God It's Friday Tips! Understand what's appropriate on Casual Friday Don't clash your patterns, if you are wanting to throw in patterned material look at adding a hair accessory Wear your makeup like any other work day Throw in...
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25 Jun

The Corporate Pin Up Girl

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It is already hard enough to get up on a Monday morning and go to work, let alone dressing all corporate like. Do you ever wonder how far is too far if you were to mix it up by incorporating your style? To keep it classy and sophisticated it is important to keep the cleavage to a minimum and try to wear more basic colours rather patterns. If you are still stressing and not sure if your wardrobe is appropriately suited than fear no more modern vintage lovers Atomic Cherry has you covered.   Steady Clothing Sarina Pencil Skirt - Black / White Shop Here: Atomic Cherry     Chic Star 1940's High Waisted Trousers - Black Shop Here: Atomic Cherry     Chic Star Victoria Steampunk Top Shop Here: Atomic Cherry     Hell Bunny Wendi Cardigan -...
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2 Jan

Work To Date Fashion Wear

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So you've been asked out on a date and the only time you have available is on a work night, so what do you do? You pack your makeup in a travel bag so you can freshen your makeup look before you head out however rather than carting around a suitcase, wear an outfit that is comfortable at work but also suited for dinner. Here are Formal Formula's top 3 transitional looks. We all love to follow fashion bloggers! 2. A great presenter always knows how to dress to impress 3. Dressing for work doesn't mean you need to be the boring plain Jane, dress it up and express yourself through clothing! ...
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