4 Things stylists do that you don’t

  I should start by saying I truly don’t mean for the title of this blog to sound as snarky as it does, (which is why I added the “probably” in.) However, I have to say I sort of “borrowed” the title from another blog, because even though I’m a personal stylist, (and wardrobe/image consultant,) I am a total sucker for “warnings” like this. U was intrigued enough to click through and find some great info. While the “rules” I’m outlining below aren’t necessarily new, they’re a good reminder to us all…even me! 4 Things stylists do that you don’t [..] read more

Elements of Image Gift Certificates

If you’re looking for a special and unique gift for: -Your mom who hates shopping, -Your wife/husband/partner who has a closet full of clothes and nothing to wear, -Your sister who has 2 kids, a husband, and a full time career, but no time to shop… An Elements of Image Gift Certificate is perfect! They’re available for any of my services or packages. It’s easy! Just call me at 303-868-8925 or e-mail me, dana@elementsofimage.com. You can also schedule a time for us to talk here. We’ll discuss your gift recipient’s needs, and I’ll help you decide on the right gift [..] read more

Decisions that impact your polished, professional image

When potential clients contact me, curious to learn more about up-leveling their wardrobes, usually it’s something they’ve been thinking about for a LONG time. As women we have such a tendency to put ourselves on the back burner! And when it comes to your wardrobe, you can put changing your style on the back burner, but since you have to get dressed every day it’ll be back there whistling away, annoying and frustrating you until you pick up the “kettle” and take actions steps toward the results you want. The first step in creating a wardrobe that’s easy for you [..] read more

Get Out the Door Fast!

You might not believe this, but even though I’m an expert wardrobe consultant, I have stress getting dressed from time to time. My biggest stress getting dressed is actually…that I’m an IMAGE AND WARDROBE CONSULTANT! And every time I leave the house (with the exception of walking my dog, etc.)  I need to look the part. No slacking for me! It’s important for me to look credible and feel great about my clothes every day. And just like you, I’m almost always racing to get out of the house in the morning. Luckily, through my training and trial and error, [..] read more

Are bare arms right for a professional image?

It’s hot outside! And the the fashion industry is giving us so many choices of what to wear to work that it can be extremely confusing to figure out what to wear in the summer months. One of the biggest topics that comes up is whether it’s appropriate to go sleeveless in professional situations. Here’s the scoop! Covering your arms will always be more professional than going sleeveless. Why? Showing skin in the workplace can be distracting, and some believe it is disrespectful. That said, it is definitely becoming more acceptable to go sleeveless for work, especially in business casual [..] read more