Fashion & Costumes

Find the latest styles and fashion advice for men, women, children and teenagers here in one handy location. These articles will help you find what you’re looking for in a variety of fashion-related topics, from costumes to designer wear.

Scan the most popular articles for helpful advice on fashion, grooming and costumes. From how to buy modern fashions, to how to wear anything from classic chic to contemporary flair, you can find answers to your trickiest fashion and personal care product questions. For the latest news on the in looks and seasonal styles, check out our articles.

The easy-to-navigate subcategories will help you quickly find just what you’re looking for. Check the Designer Wear section for advice on how to buy and wear clothing and accessories from the hottest designers like Calvin Klein, Chanel, Vera Wang and Versace. The Costumes section includes help on deciding which costume is right for you, whether it’s for Halloween or a mid-year costume. You can even learn how to make your own costumes and accessories. The Kid’s section has tips for shopping on a budget for children’s clothing. The section for Teenagers contains youthful fashion help and style instructions for everything from ripped jeans to batik dying. The Men’s section contains tips on dressing smart in any situation and basics like tying a tie or ascot. The Women’s section is full of articles about adventurous and sexy new looks, from going braless to wearing a bustier.

Even if you don’t have a specific look in mind, take some time and browse a few articles and soon you’ll be bursting with new ideas!

More Fashion & Costumes Articles

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    There’s something very sexy and empowering about a woman in a suit. When you’re wearing a suit, you feel stronger, more confident, look more polished and put...
  • How To Pick a Swimsuit for your Body Type

    The summer season signals the time to buy a swimsuit so you can work on your tan and hit the beach. There are many designs and styles to choose from, so you can look...
  • How To Stop Bra Straps from Sliding

    Bras provide support for the breasts. The right bra can help lift your breasts and create cleavage, improve your posture, create a better silhouette and help you look...
  • How To Shorten Pants without Hand Sewing

    One of the major factors that will determine how great jeans or pants will look on you is its length: the hemline should skim the ground when you are standing up. To...
  • How To Shop for Plus Size Clothing Bargains at J. Jill

    Women love J. Jill clothing because it is classic, comfortable and made of high quality. Their pieces are highly versatile and flattering. This women’s clothing...
  • How To Shop for Maternity Wear in New York City

    When you’re expecting, it’s time to start shopping for some maternity clothes. Although you’ll only need the outfits for the next nine months, it doesn’t mean...
  • How To Select Clothing Storage Containers

    Proper clothing storage does not only help you save space, but promotes a more organized and fuss-free dressing. Grab the accessory you want at the last minute,...
  • How To Make your Own Aladdin Costume

    Halloween parties, birthday parties, costume parties, school parties, reunions—you name it, there is always that occasion when you need to have a costume. The...
  • How To Use a Hula Hoop to Make a Round Costume

    Halloween parties and other costume parties are always fun since you get the chance to dress up as something that you like. Purchasing ready made costumes from the...
  • How To Tie Wrap Pants

    Wrap pants are quite simple. They have a loose fit. They don’t require buttons or zippers.You can tie them around your waist. And here’s something more interesting...
  • How To Trace Out a T-Shirt Pattern

    If you intend to sew a T-shirt, you must trace a shirt pattern first. The success of your project will always depend on how well you make your pattern. Thus, it is...
  • How To Trace a Dress Pattern

    A pattern is very important in the process of creating a dress. If you make a mistake out of the pattern, you will end up ruining the project. If you do everything the...
  • How To Update your Wardrobe Inexpensively

    Every season, there are new trends and styles to look out for. While it’s impossible to buy every single new hot trendy item from the runway, you can still manage to...
  • How To Tie a One Shoulder Sarong

    A sarong is a wide tube of fabric or a length of fabric that is worn by men and women in some parts of Africa, South and Southeast Asia, the Pacific Islands and parts...
  • How To Trim a Wig

    Many women own wigs. It’s a great way to change up your look or enhance your current head of hair. With a wig, you can be free to explore various hairstyles and...
  • How To Tell if your Discount Coach Bags are Real

    Coach bags do not come easy on the pocket. They are considered luxury items, with prices ranging from fifty dollars at the lowest to over a thousand dollars at the...
  • How To Sew Narrow Jeans

    It can be a hassle to look for new clothes when you are already comfortable with the ones that you own. For more creative people, they can turn old clothes into...
  • How To Sew Dress Clothes for Girls

    Deciding what kind of dress to buy for your child can be tricky. There are so many styles that you and your child can choose from and it can become confusing and...
  • How To Sew Beads onto a Dress

    If you have creative hands and you love making arts and crafts, you can use your creativity in turning simple clothes to fashionable and stylish ones. You can do this...
  • How To Sew a Prom Dress

    Every girl wants to have that perfect dress that will make her glow with beauty on prom night. The thing is that prom dress will cost a lot. And then you do not know...
  • How To Sew a Flapper Costume

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  • How To Sharpen an Andis T-Outliner

    The Andis T-Outliner is a good tool for doing close cuts around the ears, on the nape, beard and moustache. You can also use it for shaving without having to use...
  • How To Select Stockings for Sexy Legs

    Stockings make your legs look leaner and sexier. Not only do they hide imperfections, but most importantly, they emphasize your gams when wearing short dresses....
  • How To Put on Skin-Tight Jeans

    There is no doubt that jeans have become a garment that, not only has never gone out of style, but also people will definitely wear at least once a week. As they...
  • How To Repair a Tear in a Vinyl Jacket

    For most people, finding a tear in their vinyl jacket is tantamount to throwing a fit. Repairs are expensive and at the same time, can be quite obvious on the jacket....
  • How To Rock a Plus Size Bikini

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  • How To Purchase Discount Designer Clothes

    If you are into designer clothing, you can always get your favorite brands at lower prices. This article will give you tips on getting discounts.
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    If you're headed for the Kentucky Derby, you need plan for Kentucky Derby style as much as racing, with the proper race day outfit.
  • How To Dress Up Sexy

    Everyone likes to dress up from time to time, and for an exciting night out you can dress in a sexy style to draw all eyes to yourself.
  • How To Wear 80s Clothes

    Get a few tips on style and fashion for 80s clothes before you go out and jump back into the 80s scene.
  • How To Make your Own Prince Purple Rain Costume

    If you’re a movie junkie or plain nostalgic about the ‘80s, Purple Rain is for you. Here's how to create your own Prince Purple Rain costume.
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    The properly selected dress shoes are the final touch for a sharp looking suit.
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    Most kinds of dresses need linings, especially the more formal types of dresses and those made with very sheer or light fabric. The following steps use the...
  • How To Make Military Epaulettes for a Costume

    If you’re eyeing to be military personnel for a costume party or if you’re enlisted to be in the military for a school play, then your costume should be as...
  • How To Outfit with a Skinny Belt

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  • How To Measure Kid's Chest Size

    To get the right fit for your child, especially with tightly fitting uniforms or tailored clothing, follow these steps to measure a kid's chest size.
  • How To Make Pirate Costumes

    One of the easiest costumes that you can wear to a costume party is a pirate costume. You do not need to purchase new clothes since you may already have the things...
  • How To Make Skinhead Bleachers (Bleached Pants)

    You can make your own pair of skinhead bleachers at home by following these safe bleaching steps.
  • How To Make Simple Ribbon Bows

    Turn a bit of ribbon into ribbon bows by following these simple crafting steps for gifts or decorative touches.
  • How To Make Satin Rose Trims for Dresses

    Add a lovely accent to your dresses with these steps to make satin rose trims.
  • How To Make Old Jeans Look Cool

    If you want to save your money or just want to recycle your old pair of jeans, here are some tips on how to make your old jeans look cool.
  • How To Make Your Legs Look Longer

    Want to have long lean legs but aren’t genetically blessed with it? So what? Fake it instead! It’s all about illusion and tricking the eye to make others see what...
  • How To Make Your Own Venetian Mask

    Having a carnival-themed party? Venetian masks are beautiful and can be used as decor pieces later. Here's how to make your own Venetian mask.
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  • How To Make a Referee Costume

    Interested in making your own costume? Learn to put together an easy Halloween costume. Here's how to make a referee costume.
  • How To Make a Princess Leia Costume

    Want help making an easy Halloween costume? Learn to dress like Princess Leia. Here's how to make a princess Leia costume.