2018 Style Goals

January-the month of resolutions, vision boards and goal setting. We set goals for income, our businesses and weight loss/fitness. Why not do some reflecting upon your style, image and wardrobe for the year, and set goals in this area? I mean…you are the CEO of your closet, aren’t you? If you already have some ideas for your 2018 style goals,* looking back at your past year will help to ensure they are truly in line with your priorities and values. Take your time reflecting and reviewing, and try to do it a few days in advance of goal setting. Enjoy [..] read more

A Few of My Favorite Things

I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and holiday season! Even though I love the holidays and am enjoying these last days of celebrating, I’m excited for the New Year. But before we move onto “what’s next,” I thought I’d reflect a little on “what is” and share a few of my favorite things. I’ve been a fan of these things for a long time and can’t imagine changing any of them! I’ve often been described as “fussy”. I prefer to think of myself as “choosy”! And why not be choosy about products and fashion items I’m going to spend [..] read more

The Little Not-So-Black Dress

Last Saturday when I asked a client if she wanted an LBD (little black dress) she said, “Yes, but not the B part.” She loved the idea of such an adaptable dress for going out, but she didn’t want to get lost in the sea of black dresses she sees everywhere. I totally agreed with her and assured her she didn’t have to wear black to get the versatility she’s looking for. One of the reasons the little black dress (and black in general) is so popular is that it’s easy and not completely memorable like some other colors. But [..] read more

Gift Certificates for the Holidays

I’ve been offering holiday gift certificates since the birth of Elements of Image in 2004. Over the years I’ve discovered that I most often sell gift certificates to men for their wives, or sons and daughters (and often dads) wanting to give the gift of style to their mom. Whether you fall into these categories or are giving the gift to your sister, favorite aunt, or best friend, here are a few a few things to consider so you’ll be able to give the best gift ever! ♥ Does she like shopping but has a hard time deciding how to [..] read more

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