Echo Look

We recently bought a new toy for the blog, the Echo Look by Amazon.

As you can see by the video, this device is perfect for all beauty bloggers, fashion bloggers and Instagrammers.

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Once you set up the device and use your phone’s camera to frame the photos, all you have to do is say, “Alexa, take a picture.”  The device will light your photo and take the picture.  It automatically goes to your app.  From the app, you can save the photo, compare it with other looks and share with any of your socials.  The device also has a camera and mic off button so you can mute the device for privacy.

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The free app to accompany the device allows you to keep your looks and organize them by color and style.

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The last feature is Style Check.  You put in two of your looks and style experts weigh in on which outfit looks better on you.

So far, I really love it.  Next up will be the first looks taken by Echo Look from my new closet room, a project I will outline when it is finally finished.

Until next time…

Love, Kim and Scout

*All photos and video: amazon.com

 

 

Wardrobe Solutions: Biker Shorts

One of the best purchases you can make when you wear a ton of dresses is the biker short.

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Photo: Jockey.com

Now, I’m not necessarily saying you have to go buy shape wear.  Shape wear is great, don’t get me wrong.  It is great to help certain silouettes give a nice clean line, but for everyday, they are pretty restricting.

A nice light biker short can prevent chafing, also help with a clean line with clingy fabrics and keep you cool.

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Other products also prevent chafing, but don’t also have the added benefit of helping your clothes fall better and provide a little extra modesty protection on those windy days and when wearing a mini skirt.

My favorite biker short is the slip short by Jockey.  I wear an XL or a 2XL, and I’m a size 18/20 for reference.  They have a variety of colors as well.

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Another great find, are these biker shorts with a pocket that I found on Amazon.

If you have more ideas for keeping comfy while wearing your favorite dresses, please comment below.

Love, Kim and Scout