A great place to shop for the Fashionista /Recessionista --- All clothing came from Loehmann's on LaCienega in LA http://www.loehmanns.com/
THREE items Fashion Stylist Phillip Bloch talked about for looking slender over holidays (must-haves):
You gotta have a good foundation. Start with a slimmer. Hanes Go Figure is the best. Its body wear that makes everything you wear look smoother & better.
* WonderBra - http://www.wonderbra.com
A great push-up bra that provides a little oomph lift & cleavage.
* Bali Concealer Bra - http://www.balicompany.com
FIRST bras with concealing petals for complete modesty built right into soft smooth bra cups. Great for silk tops
Phillips site: http://www.phillipbloch.com/