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Summer style do's and don'ts for the office

Don't let D.C.'s summer heat and humidity put you in a sticky situation when it comes to office dress code. Local style experts offer tips for dressing professionally during summer.

Friday - 06/27/2014, 06:42am EDT

Tags: 52 Thursdays, Rachel Nania, Sarah Gargagliano-Phillips, Michelle Marcinowski, Style, summer, fashion

Good to Go: Look like a dapper dad

A lot local dads dress professionally and look put together during the week, but when it comes to weekends and vacation, they turn to ratty T-shirts, shorts and jeans. An expert has some tips for dads.

Friday - 06/13/2014, 09:16am EDT

Tags: fashion, Style, Tara Luizzi, Good to Go, Katie Howard

What makes a fashion trend trendy?

The Museum at FIT decided to pick apart the word, "trend," and examine how it has been applied to fashion throughout history.

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 07:00am EDT

Tags: trend, trend-ology, FIT, Rachel Nania, Style

Top 5 fall fashion trends

Lisa Tumbarello of Style for Hire shares what she says are the top five trends for fall.

Wednesday - 09/18/2013, 07:14am EDT

Tags: Style for Hire, Lisa Tumbarello, Style, fall fashion, trends

No dirty secret: 80 percent of women wear wrong bra size

For women, it is the most essential item of a wardrobe -- and a whopping 80 percent get it wrong.

Monday - 08/26/2013, 08:38am EDT

Tags: bra, bra fitting, Sylene, paula wolfson, Style

Howard University alum starts design business, heads to New York Fashion Week

One Howard University student is taking her dreams of fashion design to the runway with her local D.C. business.

Thursday - 07/04/2013, 07:47am EDT

Tags: Style, fashion, michelle gibson, Natalie Tomlin, Simply L3ve, emerging designer, eco-fashion, eco-friendly, slice of life

Slice of Life: Fašon Magazine editor showcases emerging D.C. designers

Former Capitol Hill staffer Janice Susan Wallace applied her passion for discovering the latest emerging designers by founding an online magazine in November 2011 to showcase local talent.

Monday - 06/24/2013, 09:03am EDT

Tags: fashion, Style, Natalie Tomlin, Janice Wallace, slice of life, arts, D.C., Fašon Magazine

Living in Style: Dressing for interview success

Style for Hire's Lisa Tumbarello offers advice for dressing appropriately for an interview, as well as how to use those pieces later for the work place once you've landed the job.

Wednesday - 05/08/2013, 11:12am EDT

Tags: Style for Hire, Lisa Tumbarello, Living in Style, fashion, Style, interview, workplace, paula wolfson, Alex Beall

Living in Style: Shopping consignment

Style for Hire's Lisa Tumbarello talks about the ins and outs of shopping consignment.

Wednesday - 04/24/2013, 08:28am EDT

Tags: Living in Style, Lisa Tumbarello, fashion, Style, Style for Hire, consignment, shopping, Alex Beall, paula wolfson

Leggings as pants: A local school sets the standards

A local teen's clothing choice is causing a ruffle in the dress policy at a Montgomery County high school.

Friday - 04/05/2013, 01:56pm EDT

Tags: leggings, Rockland High School, Montgomery County, high school, teens, Style