The 21 Biggest Fashion Faux Pas
By: Julie Michelle Smith
Expressing your individuality? We're all for it. But some things just shouldn't be worn in public.
Next time you go out shopping for clothes, make sure to keep this list in mind.
1. Oversized Handbags
We're probably not going to make ourselves popular with this, but face it: oversized handbags look absurd on anyone. What are you going to tuck into that bag anyway, your 2 feet long cellphone? Don't think it's cool because celebrities (we're looking at you, Cameron) like to walk around with those things: they look ridiculous as well, but no one dares to say it.
2. Oversized Sunglasses
What do Jennifer Lopez, Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie have in common? Exactly: they all look silly when they wear their huge sunglasses. No, it's not pretty, stylish or anything positive. Just stay away from those things.
3. Chihuahuas (or other domestic animals)
Animals don't make nifty fashion accessoires: not when they're alive, nor when they're dead.
There's no excuse for wearing Crocs, not even if you work as a nurse or as a poolboy. Socks in Crocs, George? We're speechless.
5. The Marilyn Monroe look
It was cool when Cristina did it. Then Katherine Heigl did it, and it was still sort of cool. But please, for the love of God, don't do this if you're not a celebrity. Unless it's for a Halloween party.
Have something to add to this article? Email the author!
Eight Gadgets That Help You Lose Weight
By: Robert P.
Be first to read new articles and subscribe to our bi-weekly news letter.Our mailing list is free, opting out is easy and we don't send spam.
50 Photos Full of Fail
By: David S. Prepare for some massive FAIL.
How To Become A Zen Master (While Doing Household Chores)
By: Donna Smith Introduce a little zen into your housekeeping.
How To Save Money On Fuel Costs
By: Robert S. There are many ways you can save money on fuel.
20 Tips For Cost-Effective Grocery Shopping
By: Megan C. Save money on your daily groceries.
Seven Things Your Name Reveals About You
By: Shannon S. Your name is not as random as you may think it is.
Do you want to advertise your website, product or service through ReadTheSmiths.com? That's certainly possible!
We work together with a few of the largest ad networks worldwide. Geo-targeted advertising is supported.
If you want us to make you a custom advertising offer, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
If you'd like to share your article with the visitors of ReadTheSmiths.com, we invite you to send us an email with your submission. We'd love to publish it!
You can also write us if you have a suggestion or general feedback. We look forward to hearing from you!
This website is run by professional writers Donna Smith (1965) and Julie Michelle Smith (1979) and their families.
Donna and Julie Michelle write mostly about health, travel and beauty related issues, while their husbands, parents and children write about tech, finance and entertainment.