The trappings of royalty, brocade exudes glamour and luxury fit for a queen, or a duchess as our beloved style icon Princess Kate has shown us by wearing her blue brocade jacket on a number of different occasions. While we think of it as a dressy fabric, brocade can definitely be worn for day or night. Like so many other fabrics that once were reserved for nighttime only (think sequins and velvet), that old school thinking is long behind us. A mix of brocade and denim for instance is fresh and of the moment. Here's the modern way to wear brocade. ...Read more.
Q: I'm a teacher and am challenged with how to look professional, yet be casual and comfortable, as I work with young children all day. Also, any suggestions on how to make the switch from day to night easy? - Kathy M. ...Read more.
Sequins aren't just for dress-up anymore. Daytime, nighttime, anytime -- it all depends on how you style them. Today on NBC Channel 12's Arizona Midday, Angela Keller shows the latest trends in sequins and how to wear them for both casual and dressy looks. ...Read more.