Hide Annoying Bra Straps

My daughters and I love wearing tank tops in the summer. They are comfortable, light weight and allow you to get a little sun. What I don't like about wearing tank tops is they always show my bra straps - this was the rage a year or so ago, that I never jumped into, and neither have my … [Read more...]

The best nursing bra EVER.

So, one last word about maternity clothing and then I'll find something else to talk about. (Promise.) (Although, okay, this doesn't quite fit in the maternity clothing category, but close enough.) I'm going to share with you fellow expectant (and nursing) moms the world's best nursing bra, … [Read more...]


I don't know about you, but I'm always in search of miraculous undergarments to hold my post-childbearing body together. I'm what you'd call thin-limbed, but that means that I carry all my weight in my midsection. BLERGH. I've written about several shapewear pieces over the last year or so … [Read more...]

Concealed Assets

Hello, Chic Critique Readers!! My name is Sarah and this is my first post here at Chic Critique. I am so very excited to be joining this wonderful team of ladies. You may (or may not) know me from my personal blog, Classy and Fabulous. Anyway, I think that today I am going to jump right in … [Read more...]


Like every other woman over the age of 30, I’m always on the lookout for a miraculous cure for the muffin top. And by miraculous, I mean something that doesn’t require diet and exercise. There is no shortage of products nowadays to “reconfigure your figure”. I’ve tried several Spanx … [Read more...]

Fashion Under Cover

I have always been a pear shaped person so when I began my weight loss journey I was hoping and praying that I would find my hips and bottom shrinking.  While they did s.l.o.w.l.y melt away somewhat, I noticed that a certain other area seemed to be shrinking much quicker.  An area that I … [Read more...]

Spanx and Assets

I'm new here so I'm not sure if this is allowed but I sure do want to write about Spanx.  Spanx are similar to footless pantyhose that smooth down your hiney and legs creating a mirage of a perfect tush under your clothes.  It's like wearing super-thin, comfy, tight long underwear. My mom … [Read more...]