Wearing your clothes more than one way is not only easy on your wallet, but you’re apt to grab these items over and over without feeling like your wardrobe is stale. You probably know the wisdom of the little black dress, but today’s post is about how to style a simple gray dress. One of the main concepts involved in easily changing the look of your clothes is to choose pieces that are simple. Simple doesn’t mean boring or totally plain. What you’re shooting for are things that don’t have many design lines or embellishments. While they’re stylish, they’re not insanely [..] read more
If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know that along with these shopping tips you probably know, I am militant about only buying clothes you love. In fact, I staunchly believe in holding out for the perfect item, i.e. denying immediate satisfaction. And often I believe holding out for a certain price or quality.
If you’ve noticed my blog posts have been slightly sparse lately, it’s because I’VE MOVED! Yep, we moved from our home of 15 years and bought another in Loveland, Colorado. (Selling and buying a home and running a business at the same time is more stressful than you can imagine—first time I’d done it.) Anyway, I’m proud to announce I’m now serving clients in the Denver Metro area and also Northern Colorado! We’ve been in our home almost 3 weeks now, and today I completely* organized my closet. (*a work in progress) It’s a closet evolution, because I’ve gone from a small, [..] read more
As much as I love color, lately I’ve been wearing a lot of neutrals. You know how much I believe in basics and I’ve recently found an outfit formula that’s easy, elegant and fresh. Up Top The outfit formula is basically a solid colored neutral top with the same hued jacket. Essentially it’s an “unmatched twin set.” As you can see below I’m wearing a white blouse with a white jacket and jeans. A guideline for wearing a monochromatic color scheme is to vary the textures. I don’t wear much texture…unless it’s flat. I’m just not a fan of nubby [..] read more
Clothes, check! Shoes, check! Colors, check! What are we missing from our spring outfits? Accessories, of course! Here are 5 of the Hottest Spring 2018 Accessory Trends…and baby, there are some great ones! The 5 Hottest Spring 2018 Accessory Trends Small Frame Sunglasses Can you hear me singing a song of joy? Well if you can’t, I bet you can hear my handbags giving a shout out to small frame sunglasses! Seriously, I have been lugging around huge (prescription) sunglasses for quite a few years now (and it limits my handbag choices since the case is even more gigantic!) I [..] read more