Lifestyle,The West Life

The Best Way to Develop Your Personal Style

How to evolve your personal style

The best way to develop or refine your style is by creating a visual style ( mood) board.  As women we go through so many phases in life that our personal styles change along the way until we settle with something that suits us perfectly. It may be a breakup or divorce, a new job, or simply a need of something new.  I seriously needed to tweak my style when I switched careers from the fashion industry to the educational…

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Stand Out with a Colorful Puffer This Winter

Karl Lagerfeld Paris Long Tall Sally Fashion Blog

Okay, so I am all in for puffer coats this Winter. It’s not as cold in the LBC as it is in other places, but that’s the beauty of this one from the Karl Lagerfeld Paris x Long Tall Sally collection. It’s light weight but still warm enough for the colder temps. What I fell in love with was the color cause any shade of purple is my favorite.  Why stick to a neutral when you can stand out and be…

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The Simple Layering Slip Dress

Perfect layering Uniqlo slip dress tall fashion

The Outfit Dress: Uniqlo (Velour Alternative) Top: Express Sneakers: Nautica   Happy Friday! We  still have Summer weather in the middle of the holiday season. It’s kind of bitter sweet, but I am pretty sure some of you wouldn’t complain. I am actually looking forward to the colder temps so I can actually wear more layers. Speaking of layers, this slip dress is perfect and simple for layering. Just add a shirt underneath and you are good to go. This…

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2 Chic Ways to Style A Belted Skirt

2 ways to style a belted skirt tall fashion blog

Hey! I hope your week breezed through just as mine did. Having a long week off for Thanksgiving had me spoiled for a minute (school employee perks) and I almost thought I wasn't going to make it, LOL. Although I did find some goodies over my break while thrifting. One of my finds was this Belted Herringbone knee length skirt. With the new designs and…

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4 Festive Transitional Pieces for the Holidays

Transitional Festive Dress for Holidays Shimmery Dress Tall Fashion

The holidays are here again and you need the perfect piece(s) to transition from holiday to everyday.  So how do you choose the perfect holiday party outfit?  Simply by  highlighting your best feature or rocking your most flattering silhouette to show them whatcha working with. Especially when you work in fashion or a business professional setting.  It’s a no brainer that everyone wants to have THE LOOK of the party. Let’s be honest, you wouldn’t mind being the talk of the day because you had…

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