Fashion trends in the Midwest are interesting and typically cycle through three to five years behind their coastal counterparts.

We caught these two lovely ladies Downtown outside Pony Espresso, 114 S. Eighth St., recently. Both local women were fully embracing the amazing weather that day.

"Oh yeah, I love suits. I don’t wear them every day but I do have several. I have never worn the color picked out (for the photo shoot) but I loved it.

Animal prints have been a staple in women's wardrobes for decades. No matter the print, the style never seems to truly phase out.

Mariah Young was attending the YMCA's annual business meeting. While Young's updo was incredibly stunning, she says it was relatively easy to pull off. It is just three separate pony tails looped together, and, voila.

Miu Sutton, marking director at East Hills Shopping Center, looked absolutely stunning at the recent table captains meeting for the Women of Excellence event. Sutton, a Missouri Western State University graduate, got her shirt from Gordmans and her pants from T.J. Maxx. She says both were on…

Curling irons and flat irons are two essentials in any girl's beauty collection. But which one is best for certain hair styles? Ciera Zimmerman, stylist at Bliss salon in St. Joseph, breaks it down for us.

If you've been searching for the perfect pair of summer shades, your quest might end right here. Josephine chatted with Fran Cook, optician at Bonebrake Vision & Eye Center, to learn about this year's hottest trends.

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Do you ever just stare at your closet and imagine the different combinations you could pull off. Well, here's some ways to take a $9 dress to the next level. A simple tank dress can be worn to work, a wedding, a play date or a night out with the girls.

Andrea Cole, co-founder of Our Revolution-St. Joseph, wore a blue coat that caught our eye at Pony Espresso in Downtown St. Joseph. Cole also had on a great plaid button-up shirt and adorable boots she got from Old Navy. And her multiple rings were a great accessory.

Whether you want to show off those extra pounds you've dropped or simply enjoy looking good no matter where you go, gym attire doesn't have to be off limits.

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"Dressing your age" is outdated advice, especially in 2018, but when my grandma arrived at Thanksgiving dinner wearing "leggings" and a sweater, it wasn't a matter of dressing her age, so much public decency.

Dana Plowman, a multimedia marketing consultant at the News-Press, was sporting some amazing hologram or chrome nails. Her mother had them done and told her they came in pink, so, of course, she was all over it. Dana goes to Kevin's Nails by Hobby Lobby.

Wendy Doyle, the president and CEO of the Women's Foundation in Kansas City, Missouri, was in St. Joseph recently. The philanthropy leader is quite a fashionista and was striking in this designer two-piece outfit from New York. However, the flat booties she picked up from Finefolk, a boutiqu…

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Hat and sweater season is upon us. But have no fear, bundling up doesn't mean giving up a sense of style. It's quite the contrary. There are some new trends in knits this year. Some we've seen before and some are sticking around.

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Even as adults, many of us like to play dress-up. This time of year always lends itself to over-the-top glitz and glamour with holiday parties and upscale community soirees. The fun part is when there are themes that allow for 1920s flappers and feathers or Hollywood starlets with ball gowns…

Davina Fansher was one of the many vendors who stepped it up at this year’s Josephine Expo and brought amazing style. Fansher, who owns The Soap Lounge in Savannah, Missouri, was wearing a beautiful blue crushed-velvet dress with a deep-cut bootie with fringe.

If given a choice, Kathy Dibben’s customers would rather shop somewhere else. They would choose to forego the cancer diagnosis that led them through her doors.

Hannah Rehn, a marketing consultant with NewsPressNOW, was just walking through the office when she caught our eye with an adorable cheetah-print dress and nude heels. She got the dress from One Faith Boutique, an online clothing shop. Rehn loves the fact the company donates a portion of eac…

Everyone has it in their closet. Not a white T-shirt or the perfect pair of jeans, but that one item of clothing that you loved in the store but once you brought it home it became “unwearable. Casey Wallerstadt, owner of Mod Podge Boutique, offered some guidelines to incorporate those unique…

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A scarf is a universal tool to spruce up any outfit. The trickiest part, however, is deciding on how to tie it. There are a gazillion ways to tie a scarf no matter what type it is.

We caught up with some fashionable ladies at our recent Josephine Ladies Night Out at The Tiger's Den in Downtown St. Joseph.

Joyce Starr showed up to a welcome picnic for Mosaic Life Care employees in Downtown with a fun summer outfit. While she said she couldn't remember where she got her dress from, she picked out her gladiator sandals from shoemall.com. The St. Joseph city councilwoman says she gets a majority …

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Figuring out which colors look best on blondes, brunettes and redheads doesn't have to be tricky. Here's a guide to understanding your tone and which outfits will look great on you.

Jeans are a staple in every woman's wardrobe. They can be dressed up or dressed down, and I love them because they go with practically any top. But finding the perfect pair of jeans is no easy task. Brooke Otte, junior denim and casual bottoms buyer for Gordmans, says the best way to start y…

Just like that one accessory can make an outfit, so can shapewear. And thankfully what’s available now to smooth and flatten doesn’t come close to grandma’s girdles.

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Wearing the same color from top to bottom can sound tricky but it doesn’t have to be. With bold colors like pinks, blues or greens, variations of the hue work best. But when it comes to white, well, it’s pretty simple.

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