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Sister Missionary Wardrobe: Everything You Need On Your Packing List
Your sister missionary wardrobe is essential in preparing for your mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. There are so many emotions that surround serving a mission! Whether you’ve just chosen to serve, received your call, or...
7 Benefits to Wearing a Halftee
There’s nothing quite like finding those perfect wardrobe essentials to simplify getting ready in the morning, and one of our top faves is a Halftee. Halftees are designed to make layering easy and keep you comfortable throughout the day without...
A Mother's Message
Mother's Day is always a bittersweet day. It's a day many mothers feel most inadequate, and others feel most accomplished. It's a day mothers who have given up their babies feel guilty, a day mothers who have tried and been...
Layering During Springtime: What You Need To Know
The temperature is warming up, and the days are getting longer, so it’s time to start thinking about layering during springtime. Those adorable, warm-weather pieces are almost ready to debut once again! However, springtime can be so dang finicky. One...
How to dress an Apple Body Shape
Hi! Here, you can find information on how to better dress and understand the Apple Body Shape! If you are not sure what your body type is, you can take this quiz to help you find out! Once you take...
Are you a STRAWBERRY Body Shape?
When you look good, you feel good! The best way to look good is to know how to style your body shape. This blog will teach you the best ways to dress for a strawberry body. Choosing the right clothing...
Layering During Springtime: What You Need to Know
The temperature is warming up, and the days are getting longer, so it’s time to start thinking about layering during springtime. Those adorable, warm-weather pieces are almost ready to debut once again! However, springtime can be so dang finicky. One...
Courageous as the Women of Galilee
I read a beautiful magazine article a couple months ago highlighting the women who followed Jesus throughout His ministry. Women have significantly been left out of a lot of the scripture stories, and I have found myself wondering about the...
How to Modestly Style your Wedding Party
Warmer weather means something big in the wedding community: wedding season is coming! One of my absolute favorite moments of working at Halftee is seeing young brides come into our Lindon, Utah store, to try on Halftees—modest, comfortable, undershirt solutions...
Must Have Fashion Accessories!
Hello ladies back with another blog for you all! This week I wanted to talk to you all about 4 must-have Accessories that I believe every woman needs! We all love a good pair of shoes or have a favorite...
Break the Silence, and Believe!
Every 63 seconds, a woman is sexually assaulted. Think about that… let it sink in…  out of the near 1 million victims of assault, only 5% of REPORTED assaults, have been proven false. 1 in 6 teens ranging from age...
Fight The Frump!
By the time we hit our 50’s, most of us could benefit from a wardrobe reevaluation. Our bodies, faces and lifestyles have changed over the decades. However, our fashion choices haven't always kept up. But do we need hard-core rules? ...
What Women Think About Halftee
I don’t know how many times I have heard “I would never wear a Halftee!” Or “Why would anyone wear a crop top for modesty?” Well, I can tell you all my own reasons. Sometimes we need cleavage coverage and...
What To Wear When Exercising
  Exercising is bomb-dot-com! It’s a great way to destress, increase energy, improve your health, as well as many other factors. Whether you work out a lot or a little, it’s important to dress appropriately for the workout of your...
How You Can Style Fashionably on a Budget
Hi ladies! I know that many of you love to shop savvy, so today I want to share some of my favorite tips for styling affordably. You don’t have to have designer clothes to radiate great style. However you should...
Women's Spring Clothes Ideas for the Modest Shopper
Hello ladies! Back with another blog for you, and this time I wanted to talk to you about styling for spring! With the warmer season quickly approaching, I saw fit to give you guys some inspiration for some great spring...
How to Style for an Hourglass Body Shape
Hey there! Today we're going over how to dress and understand the Hourglass Body Shape better! If you are not sure what your body type is, you can take this quiz to help you find out! We'll be publishing blogs...
5 Basics You Need In Your Wardrobe
If you're anything like me, then I know when you're out shopping and you see a super fun and trendy top that you are drawn to, you think to yourself that you have to have it! I won’t lie— having...
How to Get That 90's Layering Shirt Look
Back in the 90’s Layering Shirts were all the rage…along with bell bottoms, bucket hats, parachute pants, crop tops and center parts… Gosh do I feel old. I find it odd that these fashions are back in style, but you...
How To Style Patterns With Your Halftee!
Have you ever seen a random stranger that sticks out like a sore thumb? Colors flash wildly in a clash of the titans painting a dreaded scene that murdered fashion. With one fateful blow her patterns strike in all their...
How to Stay Warm and Stylish in January
Scraping ice off the car—gross. 5-day-old-gray-crunchy-snow—gross. Fewer hours of sunlight—gross. I don’t mean to be a Negative Nellie, but let’s be real: after Christmas has come and gone, and we’re left to the bleak January doldrums, it’s hard to look...
A Christmas Message
Merry Christmas to our Halftee Family. As the year rounds out and brings it to a close celebrating Christ's birth, I have had a lot to think about. This Christmas season, The Barker's, are down two children. Charlee and Cash both left to...
How To Get Your Closet Ready For The New Year
A smoky aroma fills the air as the fireworks burst into vivid colors signifying a celebration of a new year. The bright light glints gently off of the warm mug of cocoa steaming begging for a sip. She shifts her...
How to Use Halftees to Style for the Holidays
With the holidays quickly approaching I know all you ladies are trying to find the perfect looks for all your holiday parties! This year I wanted to give you a few looks that you can use as inspiration and different...
Myth Busted: Anyone can style with a Cap Sleeve!
There are so many differing opinions on the do’s and don’ts for styling with a cap sleeve. Many feel a cap sleeve makes their arms look wider, or cut their arms in an unflattering way… This can get frustrating and...
Halftee's Rockin' 2021 Holiday Gift Guide for all the Special Ladies in Your Life
First of all, I just want to say thank you. Thank you for being part of the Halftee Family, and enjoying the season of giving with us. Your being here makes a big impact on women-owned small businesses, and we...
I am Thankful for.....
I LOVE the holidays! I love the time with family. I love the extra reminders to be grateful. In my life I have found that an attitude of gratitude is the best way to stay in tune to God’s plan...
If You Give a Girl a Halftee
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, and travel plans made- many of us are starting to pick our outfits for the festivities. If you give a girl a Halftee, she can accomplish anything!   If you give a girl a...
3 Reasons to Dress Modestly and How to Achieve Fashionably Modest Looks!
How does one dress modestly in today's fashions? From movies, magazines, and politicians, from clothing to language and attitudes, we are faced with the personal dilemma of what modesty is and why it matters to us, or IF it matters...
4 Reasons We Love Fall Jackets
It’s that time of year! The time of year where so many enjoy the aroma of pumpkin spice, the crunch of the leaves underfoot, and the cool breeze blowing in the change of seasons. Just as the seasons change to...
8 Easy Halloween Snacks to Make with your Kids
It’s spooky season, so we're bringing you 8 Easy Halloween Snacks to make with your kids! We’ve collected our favorite Halloween themed treats and snacks you can easily make with your family. Let us know what you think if you try any...
Happy 12, Halftee 🎉
In October 2009, Halftee began its journey! Halftee’s founder and CEO, Amanda Barker, created Halftee because “I was personally tired of wearing two shirts to wear the one I really wanted to wear. I needed an alternative to bulky and hot layering shirts. As...
Use These 4 Halftees to Expand Your Wardrobe as a Teacher
What image crosses your mind when you think of a school teacher? Perhaps a classic style with a neutral colored blazer paired with a white button up shirt and matching slacks. The lights of the classroom bounce off the rims...
10 End of Summer Outfits You Need to Try
Summertime is folding slowly into fall, but before summer ends, here are 10 outfit ideas for you to try. While you’re at it, you’ll also get inspired on how to take your summer clothes and style them for fall like...
4 Halftee Facts That Will Make You Excited to Shop
“You go to your fridge, and you open the door. Inside is a baby penguin. What do you do?” I stared at the blonde lady in front of me with total bewilderment. Did she just ask me what I would...
2 Steps To Styling Your Shorts
Let’s be clear: There is absolutely no “short”-age of styles when it comes to Halftees and shorts! It’s time to take advantage of these last few rays of sun before the seasons take another turn. This article will give you...
5 Monochromatic Outfit Ideas for You to Try This Summer
If you know how to pull them off, monochromatic outfits can be incredibly chic. If you haven’t tried styling a monochromatic outfit yet, we don’t blame you; it’s a little intimidating. But with a few tips, you’ll be ready to...
How to Restore the True Spirit of the 4th of July
The fourth of July is my favorite holiday. Summer is in full swing. Flowers are planted, the garden is in, swimming, boating, lazy days, and s'mores when the sun goes down. Rodeos, parades, fireworks, music concerts, sidewalk sales, farmer's markets,...
8 Perfect Summer Dresses
Okay ladies, it’s time to talk about one of my favorite things: summer dresses! As a self-proclaimed summer dress aficionado, I believe they are the best part of anyone’s warm-weather wardrobe. There’s just no better way to look classy while...
6 Ways to Personalize Your Scrubs
Guest Post Scrubs can keep you safe while working in a healthcare setting, regardless if you are interacting with patients or handling food, medical equipment, and more. There are a variety of suits to choose from, giving you more of...
How to Improve Your Clothes With Laundry Stripping
Today we are sharing our BEST laundry cleaning tip with you! It has been all the hype since the beginning of quarantine. Warning, it’s sort of gross but also so satisfying at the same time! This isn’t a new concept,...
Here Are the Top 20 Women Owned Businesses
It’s no secret that here at Halftee we support women! We support them physically, mentally, emotionally, and in many other ways. As a woman owned business, we have a particular interest in shouting out and supporting OTHER strong women who...
Time to Style Your Swimwear for a Sun-Kissed and Salty Summer
Summer is here! It’s time for barbecues, pool parties, water fights, and sun-kissed skin! If you’re planning on splashing around this summer, you’ll probably want to make your swim suit work overtime. Here are some of our favorite ways to...
You Need These Top 3 Summer Fashion Accessories
The end of May is fast approaching, and we all know what that means... summer! The final school bells are ringing, the temperature is climbing, and the pressure is on to look cute in the sun. But how does one...
How You Can Easily (and inexpensively) Show Appreciation for 9/11 First Responders
There is a swelling within my heart when I think of all the men and women who have served or are currently serving our country. I often wish there was more I could do to show my support and appreciation,...
The 8 Best Clothing Stores for Plus-Size Women
Walking into a store, you head to the clothing section and there are soooo many cute styles and fashions you can’t wait to get! You flick through the sizes anxious to grab yours and…. Disappointment sets in… They only go...
You Need to Know the Wonderful Things That Are Happening
April was a busy month here at Halftee! We relaunched the Mock Petal Ribbed Halftee and launched the Favorite Tee. Amanda had an amazing family vacation to Costa Rica. But on top of all that, April was also sexual assault...
How to Save Money on Your Mission Clothes
Ever since I made the decision to go on a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, I haven’t been able to hold still. I’m trembling with excitement as I wait to finish my papers and receive...
Halftee's Guide to Slaying the Office and Styling Mega Classy
Let’s be honest. Dressing for work can be a little vanilla sometimes. That’s why we’ve put together this style guide for you! Here are wardrobe staples every working woman needs in her closet. This guide is for a more conservative...
This Message Will Make You Excited for Easter
This Easter Season has me especially happy. I love Easter time. I am in awe every year when the frigid winter is finally coming to a close and the flowers and buds have the courage to start showing their little...