Fall 2021 Color Trends

Color is the design element that people see first and remember most. Think about it…if you’re asked to describe what you’re wearing, you might answer something like this,  “My pants are navy and my top is hot pink.”  Color is powerful!  And you guessed it…today’s post is all about how to update your fall wardrobe with the Fall 2021 Fashion color trends!  It’s the second in my fall trends series. The first one was about how to update your wardrobe with trends, just in case you missed it…it’s right here.  The color trends I’m sharing today are probably going to [..] read more

How to Add Trends to Your Wardrobe

I know! The word “trend” can be scary! No one wants to end up with a wardrobe full of trends that are going to go out of style all at once. You don’t want to waste your money, right?  Or worse…look like a fashion victim.  But my clients and just about everyone I know want to look stylish and fun, and that can include trends.  I got to thinking about how I go about this in my own wardrobe and want to share 3 simple tips to help you add trends to your wardrobe…affordably and with ease.  How to add [..] read more

How to Dress For Your Lifestyle

The other day I was talking with a new client, and we discovered that her biggest need is to get some clothes that will really work for her lifestyle.  This got me thinking…clothes for lifestyle needs, clothes that fit how you really live your life, is a pretty common need for most of my clients. So I thought I’d talk about How to Dress for Your Lifestyle.  It can be so easy to gravitate toward the kind of clothes we’re most comfortable in or used to wearing.  Now you may be thinking, “What’s wrong with that, Dana?” I wouldn’t say [..] read more

The Power of Wardrobe Planning

Wardrobe planning…sounds a little boring, huh? But consider this scenario. Have you ever gotten an invitation to a wedding and your first was “what will I wear?” But the wedding isn’t for 5 more weeks…” I have plenty of time to shop for a dress.” Fast forward to one week before the wedding. Of course, you rsvp’d, but um, hello, you got busy (life as normal, right?) Now you’re on a hunt for a dress. The other day, (about a week after I’d shopped with her,) a client said to me, “It [our shopping trip] was great, but so different. [..] read more

What to Wear When You’ve Gained Weight

A common question these days–What do you wear when you’ve gained weight?! I’m just gonna put it out there…I’ve gained weight! I was pretty diligent throughout most of the lockdown but have actually gained weight to the tune of 10-15 pounds in the last few months.  (I don’t really know as I’m too afraid to get on the scale 😬 ) When I did my closet edit to get it ready for summer, there were so many clothes that didn’t fit. I actually didn’t try everything on, as I know some things were a little tight to begin with, lol! [..] read more