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7 Staples Every Woman Needs In Her Closet This Season

Rachel Hollis | Posted 08.26.2015 | Style
Rachel Hollis

My rule of thumb when I buy something (usually from Target or J.Crew) is that I have to see myself wearing it four different ways. I prefer to have a ...

5 Easy Ways to Elevate Your "Mom Style"

Rachel Hollis | Posted 08.19.2015 | Style
Rachel Hollis

Being a mom is hard work! We have a million and one things to worry about and honestly our style is often at the bottom of that list. Here are five wa...

Embracing The Demise of My Fashion Sense

Brooke Arellano | Posted 06.27.2015 | Parents
Brooke Arellano

There was a time when my designer jeans weren't shoved to the darkest corners of my closet. There was a time when my fancy 4" heels would click-clack across the floor of the hottest bars rather than serve as accessory for a 3-½ year old's Dress Up Princess Tea Party.

Don't Let Mom Jeans Happen to You!

Mara Menachem | Posted 06.13.2015 | Style
Mara Menachem

It was only until I stood on the sidelines of a Massachusetts soccer game in a sea of parents styled in mom jeans, sneakers and college sweatshirts, when I began to realize maybe Miami was different from most American cities.

A Short Rant About Nursing Bras

Ashlee Gadd | Posted 06.01.2015 | Parents
Ashlee Gadd

I try not to complain a lot (somewhere, my husband is snort laughing). But I need to get something off my chest. Pun intended. WHAT THE HECK IS UP WITH ALL THE UGLY NURSING BRAS?

My Fashion Police Officer

Kari Wagner-Peck | Posted 05.23.2015 | Parents
Kari Wagner-Peck

since we started homeschooling that he offers commentary on an almost daily basis. And it's not always positive.

The Delightful Lesson This Mom Learned After Going Viral

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 02.27.2015 | Parents

When mom blogger Summer Bellessa let her 3-year-old son pick out her clothes for one week, she was not expecting her creative parade of outfits to go ...

I'm Bringing Sexy Back Marin, Help Me

Mara Menachem | Posted 01.26.2015 | San Francisco
Mara Menachem

As a new resident of Marin County, it's my personal mission to banish this image of Marin County being the mecca of the unstylish, suburban mother who doesn't work, but only works out.

I Love Fanny Packs And I'm Not Ashamed

Mara Menachem | Posted 11.10.2014 | Comedy
Mara Menachem

Don't appreciate close contact? No problem. The fanny pack creates a tangible boundary with anyone who likes to "hug it out."

Fashion Faux Mas: 10 Reasons Moms Dress Like Crap

Amy Wruble | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Amy Wruble

Considering the collection of moist and disgusting things typically found in a mom's bag (cracker crumb lint, half-eaten banana, leaky sippy cup, used wipes and worse), her best bet is a diaper bag or waterproof tote. Clutches, I hardly knew ya.

I Didn't Think I Was An Embarrassing Mom

Lisa Rubisch | Posted 09.20.2013 | Parents
Lisa Rubisch

My style was cultivated out of a need to rebel against the conservative, preppy sameness of my hometown. It never occurred to me that my son would grow up to rebel against me.

Festival Style for Moms

Christine Bronstein | Posted 07.26.2013 | Style
Christine Bronstein

The family festival requires clothes that can be barfed on, bottoms that won't show your ladyparts on the scrambler, a bag that can hold sippy cups and shoes that give you the ability to move quickly through crowds chasing runners.

Clogging Up the Streets

Jennifer Boyd-Einstein and Paula Mangin | Posted 05.13.2013 | Style
Jennifer Boyd-Einstein and Paula Mangin

A couple of months ago my friend, Gina, came to me with a question, "I need new mom boots. Everyone has these and I don't want them anymore. What should I get?" Gina is right. It's time to get some new mom boots. Clog boots are clogging up her style and the streets of Brooklyn.

Want This Look? Sorry, No Baby Included

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 12.04.2012 | Style

From drool to cool. Get it? Okay.

How I've Reinvented My Style With Just A Few Items

Biba Milioto | Posted 01.13.2013 | Style
Biba Milioto

While my personal style was devolving, my husband's was reaching new, luxurious heights.

Hollywood Has Some Hot Mamas!

Instyle.com | Posted 11.06.2012 | Style

Adele has welcomed a son into the world! ...

Jessica Alba Pulls Off The Perfect Combination Of Looking Tough, Yet Sweet

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.23.2012 | Style

WHO: "Sin City" star Jessica Alba WHAT: The mother of two was ready for the paparazzi as she walked around Hollywood in a meticulously put-togeth...

My Mom Was A Fashion Icon In The '70s...Why Did She Toss All Those Amazing Clothes?

Alisa Wolfson | Posted 12.12.2012 | Style
Alisa Wolfson

My mom had the coolest wardrobe in the 60s and 70s. Every photo I've seen of her back in the day looks like it came out of a magazine. They say that everything old is new again, and if that's so, then why can't I find anything like the wardrobe she once had?

Brooklyn Moms Have Style (PHOTOS)

Mara Menachem | Posted 12.08.2012 | Style
Mara Menachem

Oh how I love walking around different neighborhoods in Brooklyn. Mostly to scope the style of parents.

What Is Mom Style?

Elizabeth Dosoretz | Posted 11.18.2012 | Style
Elizabeth Dosoretz

My Nike shirt said, "Every Damn Day." However, like some parents and teachers, my son was not amused. He said, "A mom can't wear that shirt. It's not a good word. Right?" I apologized and sighed. I told Dylan he was probably right and I would not wear the shirt to school again.

3 Style Tips: How Moms Can Look Hot Again

Jody Melto | Posted 10.30.2012 | DC
Jody Melto

Frump is something many of us moms succumb to. We say things like "comfortable enough to sleep in" and "wash-n-wear" to mask what's really happening: a loss of style. But we deserve more.

I Feel Most Beautiful In... Running Shoes

Elizabeth Dosoretz | Posted 10.28.2012 | Style
Elizabeth Dosoretz

The old adage is true: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Whether it's makeup or a pair of overused running sneakers, how we define ourselves is all about how we feel.

I Write Worst-Dressed Lists In My Sweats

Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Christina Anderson

I had a boyfriend in college whose mother remarked (very kindly) about me, "When Christina dresses down, she really dresses down." As a fashion editor, my job requires that I dress up (and I love it, to be honest), but by the time I get home, I am ready to get comfortable and that usually means some combination of the following: a tank top and sweatpants, or my husband's t-shirts and boxer shorts.

'Mom Style' Through The Decades

Babble.com | Posted 07.25.2012 | Parents
Babble.com

Take a walk down mom-fashion memory lane. And (wait for it) look out for the mom jeans, natch.

Becoming a Natural Mom, Eagle Style

Sherri Edwards | Posted 06.18.2012 | Parents
Sherri Edwards

Have you noticed lately that some celebrity moms are taking mothering to a new level?