Fashion Jack: Shoes

Q. I have more than 100 pairs of shoes? Is that too many? -L.S., Idyllwild A. It depends on how many feet you...

Fashion Jack: Dreaded questions

Q. What should I answer when my wife asks, “Does this dress make me look fat?” -Donald, Long Beach A. Don’t even look. Just bellow “NO!”...

Fashion Jack: Bald spots & wine stains

Q. I’ve got a large bald spot that I see when the barber gives me a mirror to look at the back of my...

Fashion Jack: Sweater snags & wedding shirts

I have a favorite sweater that’s full of snags. What can I do about it?

Fashion Jack: Bibs & shrunken shirts

Q. We’re going out for crab legs this weekend at a seafood restaurant. But I hate wearing those big plastic bibs they give you...

Fashion Jack: Formal Wear …

Q. Do you wear a cummerbund with the pleats facing up or down? -Woodrow, Aguanga   A. No, I don't. But if you are going to...

Fashion Jack: Pockets and bangs

Q. Every wash day I have to spend time emptying my husband’s pants pockets. He keeps stuffing his left hip pocket with bits of...

Fashion Jack: Proper pairings

Q. When should I put on socks with sandals? — Alan, Rubidoux A. Before you put on the sandals. Wearing socks over sandals is considered gauche...

Fashion Jack: Thanksgiving attire and pearls

Q. I’m going to three Thanksgiving dinners this year. What should I wear? -Bertha, Banning A. An XXXL muumuu would be a good idea. Failing...

Fashion Jack: Buttons and wedges …

Q. I have a shirt with a missing button. The only button I have to replace it has two holes, whereas the rest of...
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