Monday, July 23, 2007


In the current issue of Essence magazine there's an excellent article "The Denim Guide". From petite to plus size they've listed jeans that may compliment your body type. I've posted the "Fit Challenge" that best described my body the link below for more options....



More looks
The Denim Guide
We had 267 women, 652 pairs of jeans, countless try-ons, and one ultimate goal: finding the jeans you'll love.
Styled by Agnes Cammock, Written by Pamela Edwards
FIT CHALLENGE:Tall, full hips, no butt
STYLE SOLUTION:Look for designs with back pockets and stitching details; they create the illusion of an ample backside. Also look for lines that specialize in tall sizes, such as Paper Denim & Cloth, 7 For All Mankind, Habitual and Rock & Republic. Bonus tip: Sassybax Long Leg Panty will smooth any hip concerns.
DAY LOOK: Paper Denim & Cloth jeans, $88, Anthropologie stores nationwide. Mavi top, $58, Jill Stuart vest, $268, Jill Stuart, New York City, 212-343-2300. Slane & Slane earrings, $300, Neiman Marcus stores nationwide. Subversive Jewelry by Justin Giunta ring, $260, subversive Hue tights, $11, Nicole Miller pumps, $295, Nicole Miller, New York City, 212-288-9779.
NIGHT LOOK: 7 For All Mankind jeans, $233, 7forall Dior by John Galliano jacket, $5,155, Dior boutique, Aspen, Colorado, 970-544-5222. Biba top, $240; for store locations. Camlo Designs earrings, $155, Liza Shtromberg rings, $73-$173, liza Hue tights, $11, Guess sandals, $95,

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