The Modeste Diaries: Hello September!

{By Bianca Wohleking} I sincerely hope all the Inside Out readers had an amazing Labor Day. I hope so because it’s good to be refreshed and I care about your well being. BUT… Continue reading

In Defense of Dresses

{By Rachel Coker} “Wow, I wasn’t expecting you to come so overdressed. Why do you look so fancy?” I’m not sure who decided that was an appropriate thing to say to someone, but… Continue reading

Time for a Change: Snapping Out of a Style Slump

{By Brittany Sadler} Sometimes you just get stuck in a style rut.  Often you don’t even realize that you are in a rut until you look back at the summer photos and think,… Continue reading

The Modeste Diaries: Orange Crush

{By Bianca Wohleking} This week I have a huge crush on the color orange. The color makes me feel renewed and refreshed. This bright citrus color is just vibrant and looks great on… Continue reading

5 Lessons I Learned By Dying My Hair

{By Caitlin Muir} The first time I dyed my hair, I was five years old. True story. It was the early 90s and the spray in hair dye was all the rage. Halloween… Continue reading

Staying Stylish in Sticky Situations: Your Head to Toe Guide to Summer Fashion

  {By Brittany Sadler} Summer is absolutely my favorite season. Funny though, how in the winter I tend to forget about the bugs, sticky heat, humidity, and ridiculous air conditioning – all of… Continue reading

How to Dress Like a Londoner

{By Brittany Sadler} Between the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, Wimbledon, and the Olympics, summer 2012 is pretty much all about London. Catch some fresh inspiration from the stylish people walking its historic streets. Keep… Continue reading

The Modeste Diaries: Meet Bianca

Hi there! Welcome to our new series, The Modeste Diaries: A Daybook of True Beauty Revealed through the Heart. I’m Bianca, a 18 year old college student enamored with fashion and design. I… Continue reading

Summer Fashion Trends 2012

{By Brittany Sadler} 1) Pastels Looking surprisingly modern and fresh, these ladylike hues were all over the runway. They are very easy to incorporate into your wardrobe, try a simple pastel shift, or… Continue reading

The Secret to Dressing Well

{By Caitlin Muir} Amortize. Get familiar with this word as it is going to be your new best friend. If Ke$ha is your fashion icon, you can quit reading right now. I won’t… Continue reading

Making Vintage Work in 2012

{by Rachel Coker} Vintage. As a fashion lover and quirky individual, that word is music to my ears. It makes me think of breezy summer sundresses and soft fur coats and hand tatted… Continue reading

Oscars 2012: The Best of Times, the Worst of Times

{by Brittany Sadler} Ahhhh, the Oscars! That night when Hollywood recaptures a little taste of its old glamour (and infuses it with a lot of modern tackiness), when stars attempt to actually look like… Continue reading

How to Wear Color in Winter

{by Rachel Coker} As the days grow colder and drearier, I’ve noticed a significant decline of color in the streets. Women all over are shoving their sunny and bright cotton dresses in the… Continue reading

The Day I Went Pantless

{by Caitlin Muir}  You read that right, pantless. Not Lady Gaga pantless, where you go out in public wearing nothing but some cute underwear and a bedazzled t-shirt. Pantless as in wearing those… Continue reading

26 Fashion Lessons from 2011

{by Brittany Sadler} As I looked back on the year 2011, some of the things I learned about fashion, creativity, shoes, and princesses… 1)  If you love something, wear it. 2) No matter how weird… Continue reading