How to Get Hosiery Right for the Holiday Season

With holiday parties and cold weather on the horizon, there’s a question on many women’s minds… “What do I wear on my legs to keep warm when I’m wearing my oh so chic holiday party dress?” “To wear pantyhose or not to wear pantyhose” has been an age-old question ever since I started my business as a Denver image consultant back in 2004. You’ve got your fab frock, but the weather is forecasted at the high of 20 degrees the nigh of your bash. Well, relax…I’m here to help you sort it all out. You can look chic and stay [..] read more

Wine, Velvet and Florals, Oh My!

I had you at wine, didn’t I? In my post on Mauve last week, I had the hardest time limiting myself to talking about just one color. Since I’ve been seeing so many great color combos, such as mauve and wine, and interesting trends this fall, this week, I’m featuring 3 fall 2017 trends! Wine! Yep, I love to drink it and wear it! While wine as a fashion color doesn’t exactly sound new, it actually is. While the hue’s big sister, burgundy, is closer to purple and has been popular a few autumns now, wine is more red. Think [..] read more

How to Wear Mauve for Fall

When I featured this mauve coat in a post about color combinations, I hadn’t really thought about how popular the color is this season. The fashion industry has been touting pink as a big trend for the past several seasons, and this season Pantone (the color experts) is calling it “ballet slipper pink.” It’s a very, very, very light shade of pink, but it seems to hint (to my eye) at being mauve with massive amounts of white added to it. We’ve discussed it before—extremely light pastels like Ballet Slipper can be very hard to wear for many women, actually [..] read more

Tropical Travel Packing Tips

Disclaimer: Some of the links in this post are affiliate links.  At no extra cost to you, I will earn a small percentage, which will help offset the costs of consistently bringing you style information at no cost to you on this site! Thanks for your support!   My husband and I just returned from Maui last week, so today I want share some packing tips for tropical locale with you. And yes, you’ll have to look at some of my photos, too! (I mean it’s no fun if I don’t post pics, right?) First of all, y’all probably know [..] read more

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