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About.com Women's Fashion: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.

5 Stylish and Affordable Cocktail Dresses For...

Shop for a stylish, versatile budget cocktail dress from retailers like Zara, Topshop and Mango.


10 Flattering Colors to Wear More Often

Add more flattering color to your wardrobe like pink.


U.S. Junior Size Chart


Flattering Cocktail Dresses

These flattering cocktail dresses are perfect for after-five occasions.


Why Celebrities Wear See-Through Clothes

It's one thing when starlets visibly parade their goods down the red carpet for media coverage. But it's different when the likes of Barbra Streisand and Uma Thurman feel the same need to bare all through sheer clothes. Why do these seemingly smart, successful women feel the need to wear see-through clothes for the world?


How to Wear a Maxi Dress

Find out which shoes look good with a maxi dress for a casual look.


Best Dresses to Wear to a Summer Wedding

Wondering what kind of dress to wear to a summer wedding? Here are our favorite picks for wedding guest dresses.


9 Pairs of Denim Shorts To Flatter Any Figure

It's high summer which means it's officially denim shorts season—here's how to find the right pair for your figure.


Are You Too Old for Skinny Jeans?

Think you're too old or heavy to carry off skinny jeans or leggings. Find out how to do it the right way.


Tall Women's Shopping Resources

If you're looking for a one-stop shop when it comes to finding tall women's shopping resources, look no further! This list will provide you with the best stores for tall women's clothes, tall women's maternity, tall women's jeans, tall women's athletic wear and more.


Tall Women Body Types: Dressing the Athletic...

Learn how to dress the tall women's athletic figure for maximum hourglass impact.


8 Ways to Look Better Using Fashion Tips

Why go to the trouble of surgery or extreme exercise to look better? Use these 8 fashion tips to look skinnier, look younger and much more.


What to Wear... Anywhere!

Let this article serve as your ultimate guide for what to wear for every occasion!


Tips For Dressing the Top-Heavy Figure

Need tips for how to flatter a top-heavy figure? We can help you with choosing fashion looks that compliment a full bust.


Tall Women's Style: What We Wear Better

New York and Milan design fashion for tall women's frames. Trends are born on the runway and modeled on tall women, and many of these styles look best on a tall woman's frame. Check out styles that look better on a tall woman than on other, shorter frames.


10 Dresses Under \$200 That Are Perfect For A...

Shop our 10 favorite affordable dresses that are perfect for wearing to a spring wedding.


10 Fresh Ways to Wear a Pencil Skirt

The pencil skirt is one of the longest-running silhouettes in fashion. With a good reason: it's a flattering look -- when worn right -- on just about every figure.


Michelle Obama's Favorite Designers

Find out about First Lady Michelle Obama's favorite fashion designers, including the avante-garde Isabel Toledo and newcomer Jason Wu.


10 Fall Classic You Need

The fitted jacket is a fall classic and one that looks great on all women.


Different Types of Sleeves, Explaind

Do you know your lantern sleeve from your balloon sleeve? Right now the sleeve is the design element in fashion. Find out what each new look is called with our picture gallery.


10 Fun Ways To Wear Shorts This Spring

Let us show you how to create a dressy shorts outfit that is fresh, modern and flattering.


The Best Tummy-Slimming Camisoles

Want to look slimmer instantly? Skip the diet tricks and try a slimming camisole. We love this shapewear trick.


How Not to Look Fat in White

White pants are great for summer, as long as you know these tricks for not looking fat in white pants.


Find Your Size: U.S. Women's Apparel Size Charts

Use this guide to find your fit and size with a variety of women's apparel size charts including juniors, misses, petites, plus sizes and more.


Are Those \$100 Shoes Really "Designer?"

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What to Wear in Disney World in Orlando, Florida

Planning a trip to the magic kingdom? Here are our best outfit ideas for a family vacation to Disney World.


Use These 5 Easy Tips to Look Taller, Instantly!

Learn how to look taller and leaner and feel better in your clothes with these five helpful tips our expert swears by.


Golden Rule of Fashion: It's All About Endings

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All about tuxes

All about tuxedos, including when and how to wear a tux.


Little Black Dresses for Every Body Type

Find a perfect little black dress that's right for your bottom-heavy figure.


Spring Trend Report: Are Cropped Flare Jeans...

Cropped flare jeans just might be the next weird fashion trend to go mainstream. Shop the look in time for spring 2016.


10 Ways to Look Slimmer Instantly

Wondering how you can look slimmer instantly without dieting? Try these 10 easy fashion tips like wearing heels and framing your face with jewelry.


Tall Fashion How Tos: Posing For Photos With A...

Tall women posing with short men can look a little awkward; use these tips to learn how to pose for pictures with a shorter man.


U.S. Misses Size Chart


Should You Wear Shorter Heels if You're Dating...

If you're a tall woman dating a shorter man, should you wear shorter heels or wear your favorite pair with confidence? Let's discuss.


Every Woman Should Own These 5 Little Black...

Whether you're heading off to a class reunion, leading an important meeting at work or swinging your hips at a wedding, the little black dress is a no-fail option.


Tall Fashion Designers

There are a number of tall fashion designers that tall women should be familiar with when shopping for tall women's fashion.


Do You Need a New Look?

Do You Need a New Look? Take this fun quiz and see if your look could use an update. Choose just one


Tall Women Body Types: Dressing the Pear-Shaped...

Don't miss our quick guide to choosing the right clothes and dressing well when you're a pear-shaped woman who happens to be tall.


Hide Your Cankles!

Hide heavy ankles and legs (or cankles) with these fashion tips.


How to Dress Fashionably Over 40

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.


Develop Trend-Proof Style

Are you tired of buying something only to have it go out of style in a few months? Find out how to invest wisely in a wardrobe that always looks current and modern.


Tall Women Fashion: Dissecting Skirt Length

Learn how to choose the best skirt length for a tall woman based on age and purpose of the skirt, as well as where you're going.


The Best One-Piece Swimsuits To Flatter Any...

Need a swimwear update this year? We found ten one-piece swimsuits to flatter any figure, from leg-lengthening magic to shoulder-centric strapless options.


10 Styling Tips for Tall Women

Wow your admirers by following these fashion tips designed for tall women. Tall women can capitalize on their height when dressing and styling for their bodies, so take advantage of your height with styling tips for tall women.


5 (Free!) Ways to Create New Outfits

Try these easy ideas for mixing up your wardrobe to create new looks for free.


Check Out All Our Best Cocktail Attire Info,...

Cocktail dress attire is one of the most popular formalities for a party. Find out what to wear for a cocktail party.


How To Master Laid-Back Style and Casual Outfits

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The Best Jeans for Tall Women

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.


10 Ways to Wear Bright Colors

Replace your little black dress with a bright color.


What is Boho? Here's How To Wear This Trend In...

Question: What is Boho? Answer: Boho is short for bohemian, and typifies a style of dress inspired by


What is an A-Line Dress?

The A-line dress is one of fashion's most enduring and flattering styles. Learn about its history and get figure-flattering tips.


The Real Reason Your Clothes Don't Fit RIght

Ordering clothes online but you aren't sure of your exact size? Find out how to take your measurements to get perfect fit. Page 3.


10 Cute Ways To Put Some Red In Your Valentine'...

Let us suggest 10 ideas for how to wear red on Valentine's Day 2016.


Find your brand

We'll show you how to find your favorite brand of clothing the easy way by going straight to the apparel manufacturer.


10 Gorgeous Wrap Dresses You Need For Summer

Wrap dresses are universally flattering and perfect for summer—here are our favorites.


Here's how to wear a camisole in a stylish way

Lacy lingerie-type camisoles are the hottest tops for summer. Find out how to wear this pretty women's fashion trend now and any time of year.


8 Fresh Ways to Wear Olive Green

Get inspiration for how to wear olive green this season.


How to Hide Bingo Wings

These are our best tips for how to hide those problem areas of flat and soft skin on your upper arms known as Bingo Wings.


How To Pick The Right Dress To Wear To A Wedding

Our guide for choosing the best dresses to wear to a wedding for any dress code or time of day.


How to Find the Right Swimsuit for Your Body

Find the right swimsuit for your shape with these tips from swimsuit expert Cindy Alpers.


How to Wear a Hat

You've seen celebrities looks great in hats, now you'd like to copy that look for yourself. We'll show you how to pull off hats the right way.


Heading to a Wedding? Here's What to Wear

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.


What We Wear to Work

Are sleeveless shirts, open-toed shoes and heavy makeup outlawed at your office? Or are flip-flops, jeans and T-shirts standard office wear? Find out how your office dress code stacks up, and learn the basics of a work-ready wardrobe.


What is an Empire Waist Dress?

Find a definition and photo example of the perennially favorite dress silhouette, the empire waist.


How Do We Define "Fashion" and the Fashion...

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10 Style Errors That Make You Look Older

Who wants to look older? Avoid these middle-aged fashion faux pas and look your best.


Are You a Fashion Expert?

Are You a Fashion Expert? Take the quiz and find out! You're always giving fashion advice to friends


What Does 'Cocktail Attire' Mean and When is it...

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Test Your Fashion Knowledge

Find out how much you really know about fashion by takning our fun quizzes.


Are You Shopping in the Right Department?

Unsure about what size your clothes need to be? Review our U.S. women's apparel size charts to find your perfect fit.


Tall Fashion How Tos: Posing with a Shorter Man

Tall women posing with short men can look a little awkward; use these tips to learn how to pose for pictures with a shorter man.


What To Wear To Your Class Reunion

Wondering what to wear to your class reunion this year? Don't miss our helpful guide.


10 Best Fashion Apps for iPhone

Get style on your iPhone with the Top 10 fashion apps.


How To Master Laid-Back Style With 5 Essential...

These five key pieces are the secret to mastering a laid back look that is also stylish.


Best Shorts for Your Body Type

Shorts are a summer essential, but not always easy to wear. Use this guide to find the best shorts for your body type.


8 Ways to Change Your Look

Change your look with these easy-to-follow steps.


How to Dress Like a Rock Chick

Want to dress like a rock chick? Just ask yourself whether or not Steven Tyler would wear it (well, maybe with the exception of a dress.)


What To Wear With Bermuda Shorts: 5 Ideas To...

Our guide for what to wear with bermuda shorts shows you five stylish ways to rock this fun warm weather staple.


Layer Up: 11 Fresh Ways To Wear A Vest

The easiest way to make any outfit more interesting is to layer on a vest. Here's how to do it right.


U.S. Petite Size Chart


Formal Dress Codes Explained

What to wear to a party, including definitions for black tie, formal dress and more!


Easy Styling Tricks To Instantly Look Taller...

Practical styling tips and tricks to help you look and feel taller and thinner in your clothes. From high heels to vertical lines—it's easier than you think!


Can't do bare legs? 4 Alternatives that look...

We found four easy alternatives to bare legs, all of them inexpensive and guaranteed to give you confidence.


10 Fashion Tips You Need to Know

Learn to use the rules of fashion and style to look your very best. Not only are they easy, they are quick to learn and don't require a big budget to carry them off.


10 Fresh Ways to Wear Your Leather Jacket This...

Looking for a fresh way to wear your leather jacket? See how we remix this piece of iconic outerwear.


10 Handbags That Are Perfect For Work

Find the best bag for work isn't always easy. Our guide has 10 stylish and professional options in a variety of prices.


Who are the Tallest Female Celebrities?

Have you ever wondered how you measure up? Here's a comprehensive list of tall women celebrities including Uma Thurman, Heidi Klum and more.


Do Kim Kardashian's Tall Sisters Have Good Style?

Kim Kardashian's tall sisters include Khloe Kardashian and Kendall and Kylie Jenner. Get a glimpse at the taller sister's fashion in honor of Kim Kardashian's wedding.


How to Look Your Best in Ankle Boots

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.


Tall Women and High Heels: What’s...

Tall women have to think carefully about which heels are appropriate for work. Unlike shorter women, tall women stand out when wearing heels and should consider keeping things conservative while at work.


Top 10 "How to" Fashion Tips for Tall Women

Learn how to develop your own style as a tall woman by adhering to these tall women fashion tips.


Outfit Inspiration for 16 Fashion Staples

How to wear it: includes everything fashion like How to Wear a Scarf, How to Wear a Hat and much more.


Here's How To Embrace The Western Trend This Year

The Western trend is more than just cowboy hats and boots: For women it's a mix of feminine styles with masculine influences that is distinctly American.


10 Fall Trends You'll Love to Wear

Leather is perfect for cooler weather and this season there is everything from leather dresses to leather jackets to choose from.


Let's Discuss: Is a Capsule Wardrobe Realistic...

Let's discuss whether a capsule wardrobe is actually realistic for most women. I am not sure if it is...


Hot or Not?

If you're wondering whether that low-waisted pair of pants you bought last year look a little too last year, we'll help you decide when a trend has died.


13 Ways to Wear a Cardigan Sweater

A cardigan sweater is one of those staples every woman has in their wardrobe. This fashion workhouse can be styled from preppy to edgy, with the right accessories. See our favorite ways to wear a cardigan sweater right now.


Hitting the Sheets: Intimate Apparel for Tall...

Check out these five intimate apparel brands that offer exceptional lingerie options in tough-to-find sizes and specialties.


What To Wear To A Summer Wedding

It's wedding season! Don't miss our guide to summer wedding attire for women.


How to Wear Pink Like A Modern Fashionista

It's not just for little girls! Here are 10 chic ways to wear pink like a modern, stylish woman.


Our Best Tips For What To Wear With Purple

Get our best tips and advice for how to wear purple and what to wear with purple.


8 Ways to Flatter a Bottom-Heavy Figure

Learn how to dress for a bottom-heavy figure. Use style tricks to flatter your figure and play up your assets.


Michael Kors Shirt Dress

photo gallery of spring dress trends


14 Ways to Wear Your Little Black Dress

Wear your little black dress, with head-to-toe black like Sarah Jessica Parker.


10 Fab Celebrities Over 50

Madonna has a sexy, soft style and a great way with fashion over 50. Get her fab look for yourself.


Find Your Dream Dress

Find your perfect dress in six easy steps, including deciding which style is for you, choosing a length and accessorizing.


What Sizes Celebrities Really Wear

Ever wonder what size Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez or Christina Hendricks wears? Here's the lowdown on some real celebrity sizes.


Learn the Definition of a Sheath Dress

Short and sexy or long and lean, the sheath dress is a favorite for showing off a great figure. Learn the definition of a sheath plus style tips.


Top 5 Things a Grown Woman Should Never Wear

Fashion may be ageless now, but that doesn't mean there aren't limits. Find out which items a grown woman should never wear.


Audio - fashion designer name pronunciation

Net exclusive! Find out how to pronounce fashion designer names using these free audio clips!


9 Ways to Wear Brightly Colored Pants

Kate Middleton wears the color of the year -- tangerine -- in a pair of colored skinny jeans. Get more ideas for how to pull off brightly colored pants.


These Stylish Celebrities Are All Over 40 Years...

These 10 executives, editors and actresses are style icons for women over 40, proving that good taste is truly timeless.


Name That Fashion Designer

Name That Designer! Fashion Quiz How much do you really know about your favorite fashion designers? Take


What to wear on the first day of school

Teen fashion alert! Find out what to wear on the first day of school, from About's teen fashion expert.


Before You Buy a Handbag

Get the down-low on handbags, from trendy labels to budget-conscious styles.


How to Hide a Muffin Top

A muffin top can be a problem for anyone—but it's easy to solve. These are our best tips to flatter your figure with smart fashion tricks.


Fitting In

Help large-size kids get ready for back-to-school by spiffing up their style.


Try an Update or Two!

Do You Need a New Look? Quiz Result: Yes, you could use a few updates! Your basic style is fine, but


Tall Women and Swimsuits

Five quick tips on swimsuits for the tall woman.


10 Foolproof Formal Dresses For Your Fanciest...

Which formal dress will look best for your special occasion? Browse our 10 favorite styles -- including a halter dress -- that work for most body types now.


Trend Test

In this month's Trend Test get the scoop on the fashion trend toward big handbags.


How to Dress an Apple-Shaped Figure

Learn how to dress for your apple-shaped figure with ideas to create the illusion of a balanced figure.


What to Wear on Any Date

Here's what to wear on a date—from block heel sandals to slip dresses and personal jewelry, these are the ten essential pieces to have in your closet.


Choose the Right Bag for Your Body

Are you schlepping around a huge bag? Do you admire how other women's bags seem to compliment, not clash, with their style? Find out how to choose the right handbag for your body.


How to Wear Animal Prints After 40

Animal prints work great over 40 if you know how to wear them the right way.


Designer Pronunciation Guide: How To Say...

Use this designer pronunciation guide to find out how to say the names of your favorite fashion brands.


How To Dress For Work & Still Look Stylish

Use this guide to figure out what to wear to work when you want to express your personal style at the same time.


How to Wear a Slit Skirt or Dress

From thigh-high to just-above-the-knee, these are our best tips for how to wear a skirt or dress with a slit.


For Men: How To Use Body Measurements To Find...

Use this article to help you measure and find out your men's sizes for clothing and accessories.


Tall Women Sizing: Understanding the Inseam

Every tall woman should know what her inseam length is and how to measure for it. This article will walk you through the process and teach you how to put it to good use.


U.S. Plus Size Chart


Must Read Style Tips for Women Over 50

Fashion over 50 means that while your body may have changed, the rules haven't: wear what looks good on you and have fun,


10 Tragic Fashion Deaths in History

Murder, suicide and untimely deaths all play a part in the fashion world. Read more about the shocking deaths of Gianni Versace, Ossie Clark.


5 Holiday Fashion Mistakes

Are you dressed up shinier than a Christmas tree? The problem may be that your holiday wardrobe may be a bit heavy on the glitz. Learn how to avoid common holiday fashion mistakes and look your prettiest this year.


How to Dress Sexy (Without Looking Like a Cougar)

You can dress sexy after 40 without looking like a cougar.


10 Secrets Of Timeless Style That Work At Any Age

Looking for a wardrobe built on classic, timeless looks? These are our best tips.


Match the Dress to the Special Occasion

How much do you know about dressing for special occasions? Test your skills with our fun quiz.