Color Block Your Way to New Outfits

Today while I was shopping with a new client in her closet, I paired a navy dress with a turquoise jacket over it. She loved it and exclaimed, “I would have thought the 2 blues would clash.” Instead it was beautiful and brand new outfit for her. In my last post about combining colors, I explained how to create 2 neutral colors and an accent color as a way of shopping your closet and creating new outfits. The navy dress and turquoise jacket is an example of color blocking, a hot trend for 2017. According to Merriam-Webster dictionary, the definition [..] read more

Shop Your Closet for Color!

Working as a Denver image and wardrobe consultant for the last 13 years, I’ve done A LOT of closet consultations! And each one has been unique. And although every client is an individual and each closet is different, I’ve discovered there are several very common learning outcomes. Now that we’re starting to slide into fall transition, and it’s highly likely you’re a little sick of your summer wardrobe, yet it’s  I’d like share a crucial one with you, so you can shop your closet, expand your wardrobe,  and feel amazing every day! Most neutral colors, such as black, white, grey [..] read more

Styling a New Friend

A few weeks ago, I told you all about how I have to say goodbye to an old friend, my white linen safari jacket I purchased in Paris. As sad as I am about retiring the piece, I’m very excited about my new friend, my white linen blazer from Theory. Also in the last post, I promised I’d show you how I’m now styling my new jacket. As we are slowly sliding into fall, it doesn’t seem very timely to be making outfits with a white linen jacket, but if I wait until spring, I’ll forget to post about it, [..] read more

Heels Just Aren’t an Option!

Immediately after I sent out the last style tip, I got a reply from a reader who said, “You often feature high-heel shoes. Some of us cannot wear them. How can we make flats (which are all the rage now) dress up our image?” While I often try to feature both heels and flats in the fashion collages I create for you, I didn’t do so in my last 2 posts about choosing dresses for weddings. Picking the right shoe for an outfit can be tricky! So today I’m going to give you my best tips on how you can [..] read more