For example, do you notice the bottoms or the top? Now, think of how you'd feel if someone looked first at that part of your body. 2. Check the tag. The higher the spandex content, the better. The suit will hold its shape and flatter yours. 3. Sunscreen—the most important swimsuit...

I used to avoid bikini shopping like the plague, but over the years I've figured out ways to buy swimsuits without hating my body in the process. I've shared these ideas at my article in the Philippine Star's Unblogged. How does swimsuit shopping make you feel about your body? Is it just...

Know where to shop Order swimsuits from websites like Net-A-Porter and ASOS: They provide free shipping both ways so you can order several options, try them on in the privacy of your home and easily return unwanted swimsuits later. 2. Size Yourself Up Look for specific features that...

We're no longer talking about swimsuits as if they're subjected to one occasion only, so get ready for yours to triple task as a body suit, crop top, or undergarment. Swimming is just one part of the one-piece or bikini's appeal, and those who have invested in non-waterproof beachwear know...

Picking avocados can be tricky. Sometimes it's hard to know what you're going to find inside. My family was hosting my high school crew coach and his wife at our house for dinner years ago. We had the usual family favorites on the menu– you know, the things we know will be a hit and the...

How many of you fashionistas are in love with a man who is stylistically challenged? Everything he buys is too big, from baggy jeans to ankle-length surf trunks. His t-shirts actually fit, but they advertise video games or import beers. It's ok, because your man is brilliant, spontaneous...

We've been getting some questions lately on how we select designers to appear in the FashionStake marketplace. We work hard on this side of the business and think that we do things a little different than most, so hopefully this process will be somewhat interesting to you if you're a designer...

They add modesty to any swimsuit by offering the hips and thighs some coverage, but still look as beach-ready as any bikini. Plus-Sized Swimsuits today are designed to be more flattering than ever for women with curves. Keep an eye out for these hot features when shopping for plus-sized...

So how do you pick your best red? Well, there are so many reds to choose from but it's best to choose one that fits your style. Classic Matte- I love a perfectly matte red lipstick. It's a starter red full of rich color without the glossy finish. It's a classic look that adds a certain...

A stormtrooper costume can be a fun way to participate in the Star Wars saga, no matter how old you are. Kids and adults alike, no matter if they are male or female, can don the helmet and armor of the Stormtrooper and pretend that they are some of the fearless warriors in charge of defending...

 

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