Oops, I Made A Mistake

Guilty as charged! For what? Glad you asked! Yep, even though I’m a Denver wardrobe consultant and basically shop for a living, I make shopping blunders. Not to brag, but I do make relatively few purchases that aren’t just right. (I’ll tell you why a little later.) Nevertheless, I make them. My big mistake happened on my last shopping trip. I bought a pair of pants that were really, really wrong! I finally took some time to shop for myself after I was done with a client the other day. It was nice…I really allowed myself some time to try [..] read more

3 Shoe Trends That Will Make Your Legs Look Longer

If you’ve been shoe shopping at all lately, you’ve probably noticed there are tons of shoes with ankle straps and wrap around (the leg/ankle) strap shoes. As a Denver image and wardrobe consultant, my common advice for petite women and those who want to lengthen their legs is to avoid any kind of shoe (um, short of boots) that cuts your ankles. However…you can wear these new trends without immediately chopping off your legs…if you follow these tips. Two of the shoe trends I’m highlighting today are newer trends and the third is a classic, nevertheless, magical leg lengthener. Ankle wrap [..] read more

How to Wear the Maximalism Trend

Have you been feeling maximal lately? Good! Today’s post is all about the new trend of maximalism. What it isn’t? Simple! But that doesn’t mean it’s difficult to achieve. The maximalism trend for spring 2017 is all about wearing bold colors, patterns and accessories in one outfit. The look is a bit whimsical and hectic. The beauty is that you can choose to be as minimalistic or maximal as you like. In the first example, I’ve combined 2 striped patterns and topped them with an embroidered jacket. (Okay, so essentially a third pattern.) The easiest way to combine patterns is [..] read more

7 Things About Me

One of the questions I always ask my clients when we’re creating their Style Recipe is “What don’t people know about you?” If you’re an E-Style Tip Reader, you know I knock on your e-mail box door quite often, and you know I love to shop, (which might make me a bit weird in your eyes if you’re not a shopper,) so today I thought I would share a few personal things about myself that you probably don’t know. **If you’re not an e-Style Tip reader, what are you waiting for? Check it out, right over there → This is some [..] read more

Cold Shoulders for every age and all bodies

Are you resisting one of the hottest, easiest and most comfy trends of the season? That’s right– the cold shoulder trend is fun and very easy to wear! Even if you think you’re too old to wear the trend, think again! No matter what your age, your shoulders are still a gorgeous body part. We haven’t seen cold shoulders (at least I haven’t) in fashion history before, which leads me to believe you might not be sure how to wear them for your body type. Here are a few tips for every different body types so you can start exploring. [..] read more