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Q&A: What to Wear with Sexy Motorcycle Boots

Q:  I recently bought a pair of stiletto-heel motorcycle boots, and I have no idea what to wear with them. I am in my twenties and petite.  Any suggestions?

Carlos by Carlos Santana Women\'s Pistol BootBy Colleen Geary, fashion stylist and image consultant

A:  These are certainly sexy motorcycle boots!  With standout boots like these, you want to keep the rest of your look relatively simple.  Pair your boots with items that aren’t blatantly sexy–with provocative items, less is more.  Three outfit ideas for you:

(1) Classic Cool: A slim jean in a dark wash and a black turtleneck would complement the boots’ edginess without competing with it.
(2) Menswear Inspired: Wear a crisp, fitted white button down shirt, slim jeans, and a cropped, fitted black blazer. Bonus points for a skinny tie.
(3) Technicolor: Use color as a secondary focal point with a brightly colored overcoat or handbag.  Round out the rest of the look with layered sweaters and a pair of ultra-cool grey jeans.

Pictured: Carlos by Carlos Santana Women’s Pistol Boot | $149.99 at

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Wurkin Collar Stays

Wurkin Collar Stays How do well dressed men keep the tips of their collars so perfectly pointed?  Collar stays.

If you’ve been searching for top-of-the-line collar stays, look no further.  Wurkin Stiffs are made of magnetic high-tech alloy and come with super strong magnetic buttons. 

Set includes six 2.5 inch stays and buttons.  Thanks, Cary, for the tip!

$24.95  at Wurkin Stiffs.

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