Dress codes and/or dressing for special occasions can be stressful. Therefore,  the category of tricky dress codes not only decodes various dress codes, but also tips to avoid often made mistakes. Posts in this category are written by Nicole Mölders – the style book author of How to Dress for Success in Midlife.

Dress Codes for Weddings

Formal and informal dress codes are explained. Read what to wear as a mother-of-the-bride/groom or as a wedding guest. Learn what the clothing expectations are depending on the time and venue of the wedding. Know the does and don’ts when dressing for weddings.

How to Look Absolutely Stunning on Your Wedding Day

Wedding Guest Attire: What to Wear to a Spring Wedding

What to Know about Afternoon Wedding Guest Outfits

Mature Looks to Wear at a Casual Afternoon Wedding Reception

Dos and Don’ts of What to Wear to a Formal Wedding

Best Look to Wear as Winter Wedding Guest

The Wearing My Wedding Dress Challenge

How to Dress for a Civil Wedding as a Guest

Avoid these Common Mistakes at Your Wedding over 50

How You Dress Your Best for a Beach Wedding

6 Mother-of-the-bride Dresses Dos and Don’ts.

Related: Wedding FAQ: Answers for Guests, Family, Fiancés.

Career  Related Dress Codes

You can find information on interview outfits, the first weeks on a new job, and work parties. Learn what are the unwritten expectations.

What to Consider When Picking Your Homecoming Dress

How to Pick an Office Appropriate Halloween Look

Appropriate Looks to Wear at the Work Holiday Party

Dress for Success at a Science Conference As a Female Scientist

What to Wear to a Job Interview as a Woman Engineer

How to Dress for a Job Interview (Conservative Field)

What to Wear for a Job Interview in the Creative Field

Outfits to Wear in the First Weeks on a New Job

Best Dress Code Tips for Female Engineers

What to Wear and Not to Wear When Live Streaming

Lunch Talk at Rotary

Special Occasions Dressing for Entertainment

What Is Best to Wear When Your Invitation Says Festive Attire

Dressing for the Opera: What You Can Wear

You can Look Stunning at a Military Ball with these Tips

Walker Mallott Inaugural Ball: What I wore

Entertainment with Family and Friends

How You Can Look Your Best at a Dinner Party

What Is a Stylish Rain Outfit for Walking in a Parade

Dress to Impress on First Friday

No Stress Solution When You Have No New Saree for Diwali

What to Wear to a Fundraising Dinner

How to Dress Your Best for the Movies

What to Wear to an Outdoor Concert to Look Stylish

Fairbanks Formal Decoded

Unwritten Dress Codes for the Holidays

What to Wear New Year’s Eve, Where, When

You Can Look Sexy for a Valentine’s Date over 50

Best Valentines Day Outfits to Wear over 40

Avoid the Worst Mistakes when Dressing for Valentine’s Day

Best St. Patrick’s Day Outfit Ideas with Green

How to Dress on Easter to Look Your Best

Cinco de Mayo Outfit Ideas for Women over 50

6 Tips How to Dress for Mother’s Day to Look Your Best

Mother’s Day Outfit Traditions in Other Countries

Best Outfits to Wear on Father’s Day

How to Look Your Best in Patriotic Attire

What Is the Best to Wear at a Diwali Party

Thanksgiving Outfit Ideas to Look Your Best No Matter of the Plan

Great Holiday Looks from Around the World

Sports and Welfare

4 Tips that Can Make Going to the Gym Easier

9 Tips What Exactly You Can Wear to a Sports Event

Essentials You Need to Look Great at the Spa


Outfits You Can Wear to a High School Reunion

Family Reunion: What Is the Best to Wear

Once in a Lifetime Events

What People Wear at an Oath Ceremony

More than 1000 Graduates (Decode Regalia)

What You Can Wear at Commencement as a Guest

What You Want to Wear at Fashion Week

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