One of the new trends in nail polish for the spring and summer season (okay, I don’t see why now is a problem,) is Taupe. I love this as an option for professional dress. It’s a little brown; it’s a little gray; and it’s certainly not bright and distracting. And a huge advantage is that it is quite neutral, so it’s as versatile as a French manicure, but more interesting. There are all shades of taupe available. Choose one that best flatters your skin tone. What do you think? Will you give taupe nails a go?
In my chapter from “Image Power,” How to Shop Like a Pro and Look Like a Million Bucks, I am adamant about buying complete outfits; however, today I’m going to talk about breaking that rule with accessories. It is perfectly fine to buy an accessory in your favorite color without having something to wear with it. If it’s a color you’re absolutely drawn to, chances are good you have it in your wardrobe or you’ll buy it in the future. For example, I am crazy for purple, usually a dark shade versus one that is light or muted. I once [..] read more
For the month of February, as my Valentine’s gift to you I’m offering a special package. “Love Your Closet, Love Yourself!” In this 4 hour session we will: * Define and refine your personal style. You’ll learn how to put things together and what to shop for to feel more like yourself than ever before! * You’ll learn to highlight your assets and camouflage the parts you’re not too crazy about. You’ll learn to dress to show the world how fabulous you are! * We’ll shop in your closet, creating new outfits without ever spending a dime in the stores! [..] read more
The Groundhog saw his shadow, so we’re in for at least 6 more weeks of winter. Considering that in Colorado we can have 60 degree days in February and snowstorms in spring, that doesn’t mean a lot to us. How can you dress for such crazy weather? Read below for both professional dress and casual solutions for layering. I’m a huge fan of layering, especially with jackets. Given the shortage of long sleeved blouses and short sleeved shells in the stores, we’re presented with a challenge when we want to take our jackets off. Luckily, fashion has taken a turn [..] read more