Dressing Effortlessly for Work

To truly have a wardrobe that let’s you get dressed for work without any stress, you need to be able to open your closet every day, pull out any item and wear it at a moment’s notice. Doesn’t that make sense? Why would you want clothes in your closet that you can’t wear? Here’s the thing—getting dressed can be stressful enough for most women. When you don’t have to qualify the pieces before deciding whether to wear them or not, you’ve taken a big part of the stress out of getting dressed. Suddenly getting dressed becomes effortless! And when you’ve [..] read more

3 Reasons Personal Style Is Important

In this age of women’s empowerment and the notion that we’ve come so far, it could be so easy to dismiss personal style. Should our style, image, or how we look matter to our success? Absolutely! And quite honestly, personal style, image and first impressions aren’t limited to women. Men are in this game of presenting themselves with style just as much as women are! So back to the question of why image and style are important…there are far more reasons than you have time to read about today, so I’ll just concentrate on my top 3. 3 Reasons Personal [..] read more

Professional Image FAQ’s-hair, make-up, grooming…

Today’s post is Part 2 to “Image consultant frequently asked professional dress questions.” Today I answer frequently asked questions about hair, make-up, nails, etc. for the very most successful, professional image. Hang on tight!! Several of these points are pretty controversial. You might not really like my answers, but the fact of the matter is, I give advice—you always have the will to do what makes you happiest, what makes you feel like you! As a Denver image consultant specializing in professional dress, I certainly have experience with all aspects of image. If you feel like you want some extra help [..] read more

What to wear for desk to dinner

There’s something about the phrase “desk to dinner” that I just love. It probably has something to do with the fact that I love to go out to dinner! If you’ve not heard the saying before, what it’s referring to literally is being able to be dressed professionally for the office and then go to dinner after work without a complete change of clothes. There truly are so many circumstances where being dressed in a desk to dinner outfit can come in handy. For example…  you have a long commute home, but have dinner plans in the city you’re meeting [..] read more

3 Ways to Make a Good First Impression In Denver

Can you make a good first impression in 3 seconds? Studies show people start forming impressions of others within a mere 3 seconds of seeing them. It’s not judging. It’s simply human nature! Our eyes take in the information and our brains go to work. We’re truly not even making these decisions consciously. As a Denver image and wardrobe consultant, I was astounded the other day when I saw this article on Linked In. The accompanying picture was of a man in a business suit wearing a backpack and was titled “Backpacks are for Boys, Not Businessmen.” It had almost [..] read more