No matter if you are a brand new Soror or a more seasoned member a great Sorority wardrobe needs to start with a plan. Use your Sorority guide to start a wardrobe, decide what to pack for Sorority trips or just get some new ideas to apply to your closet.
Did you know that you can improve your self-confidence simply by taking pride in how you look?
Well it's true. Simply giving a little care about how you look actually changes (for the better) how you feel about yourself overall. Probably not too surprisingly when you really sit down and think about, right?
Now you've probably had a time or two when you looked in the mirror and were disappointed in the reflection you saw looking back at you. Hello trying on swimsuits under the glare the awful artificial lights that most clothing stores seem to have!
Style is eternal.
At least in my humble opinion. Personally, I think people often confuse personal style with trends. Trends change often, with lifecycles as short as one runway season. However, style passes the test of time.
Style of course is very personal, a reflection of yourself. Do you know your personal style?
The one thing that most people don't know about curvy women's bodies is that they mostly come in 2 shapes. Now don't get me wrong women's bodies come in countless beautiful shapes and sizes. Although there are endless variations of measurements, shapes and weight distributions, for the most part there are a handful of basic shapes for ladies. The power of boiling down your shape into the most basic building block is that you will be able to easily remember what works for you when you're facing shopping temptation.
In the last several months I’ve learned that I’ve taken a lot of the “womanly arts” for granted. I survived 37 weeks of so called morning sickness to find out that an adequate supply of breastmilk is harder than it sounds. Let my personal failures (and later some success) in pumping breastmilk entertain and encourage you not to give up.
Working with a tailor is an excellent way to get a great fit. Many women have never worked with a tailor or only occasionally for an event like a wedding and have no idea what sewing professional really does behind the scene. Here are some of the things your sewing profeessional wishes you knew before hiring them.
In September 2017 Soror Style hosted an anonymous survey of 141 Sorority women, most of which self-identified as Curvy women. Like the research nerd I am, I combed through the data and looked for correlations. I went all loosey goosey and didn't put things through a rigorous data analysis but I did find out some very interesting data. Let me share my findings with you. I even created an infographic!