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  • Shopping the Trends of Fall 2011- Vintage Inspired Fashion

    Miu Miu Fall 2011

    Because every season calls for a bit of vintage flair we thought it would be a good time to look back at all of our favorite vintage-inspired looks from the Fall 2011 collections to cull a handy bit of inspiration to help you cultivate a look that incorporates notes from the past with a thoroughly modern sophistication. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS And since you can always use real-deal vintage pieces to pull together a completely customized look, we couldn’t think of…

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  • Shopping the Trends of Fall 2011- Snakeskin

    With head-to-toe prints now de riguer on runways around the world it’s time to cozy up to one of our favorite fall prints and fabrications as the alluring, graphic and even sexy use of snake & python we saw for Fall 2011 felt undeniably fresh. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Use them to add texture to all of your favorite fall looks while keeping up with the trends…here’s a look at how to pull it off. Prada (and above) Miuccia Prada used python…

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  • Shopping the Trends of Fall 2011- Color-Blocked Separates

    Balenciaga Fall 2011

    While color-blocking is no new trend story, it wasn’t until this fall season that we really saw a spike in contrasts with ingenious iterations from designer’s the world over. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Along with some simple shopping advice, here’s a look at some of our favorite uses of color-blocking that are certain to make a graphic statement this season and most probably many to come. Balenciaga (and above) Nicolas Ghesquiere has been doing graphic sci-fi couture for many seasons and…

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  • Free Fashion Advice Question Submissions

    Sometimes getting expert fashion advice can be tricky to find. Not any more! If you want style & fashion advice from a pro stylist, you have come to the RIGHT place! The answer to your question can be consider to be featured on our Stylist Advice pages. Ask Sharon: Free fashion advice from stylist turned style mentor Sharon Haver & the FocusOnStyle expert team.  Sharon has made a career of helping the stylishly confused with their fashion advice questions… all ya gotta do is ask!…

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  • Dr. Frank Lipman: Feeling Spent? 5 Easy Ways To Overcome Exhaustion

    We have internal body clocks set precisely to these rhythms and cycles of nature.

    “Tired of feeling tired?Tips to revitalize your body to feel more alive, energized, and even happy from the Spent Solutions program developed by Dr. Frank Lipman to combat modern exhaustion. Tired of feeling tired?Tips to revitalize your body to feel more alive, energized, and even happy from the Spent Solutions program developed by Dr. Frank Lipman to combat modern exhaustion. Tired of feeling tired?Tips to revitalize your body to feel more alive, energized, and even happy from the Spent Solutions…

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  • Star Jones shares tips for the essential evening shoe

    Star Jones shares tips for the essential evening shoes. What to look for in special occasion shoes What to look for in special occasion shoes Read more shoe tips from Star Jones / Visit our online Shoe Shopping Guides Dear Sharon: I have purchased a conservative, but nice, knee-length black dress with some beading around the neckline for a cocktail party that is not black-tie. Shoes, for me, are the worst thing to buy. I never know what styleto get…

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  • Pantyhose and Sandals, Oh My

    Pantyhose and Sandals, Oh My

    “If I had a coin for every time someone asked me some version of the same “pantyhose with sandals” conundrum I would have enough money for a lifetime supply of different Manolo’s for every day of the week!Sheer nude hose worn with very open toe shoes or sandals looks weird. Focus On Style is like having your very own personal stylist dishing the dirt to make you look fantastic. Syndicated beauty, fashion, and style columnist Sharon Haver offers up boot-shaking,…

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