My Morning Routine for Style Success

There’s a lot of buzz about “morning routines” and when I searched “morning routine” on You Tube, a bunch of high school and college girls popped up recording their every move including getting in the shower. Yeah, that’s not how this video is going to go, but I have gotten into a great morning routine I want to share and specifically how I make getting dressed a lot easier for myself and also for my clients. Yep, even a personal stylist living in Colorado needs tools for making getting dressed easier! My Morning Routine for Style Success (Getting dressed easily starts [..] read more

3 Ways to Wear Plaid Pants for Fall

Plaid is a huge trend for fall! So when a friend showed me a pair of pants she bought and challenged me to come up with outfits, I was ALL in! I know plaid can be tricky to style sometimes, so I thought I’d share the outfit ideas I came up with. The pants are pretty skinny! (She gave them to me to try on, and they were SO cute I didn’t want to give them back, lol!) But the concepts will work for slim, trouser, or wide leg styles. These particular pants from Banana Republic are a twill fabric, [..] read more

How to Buy Basics You Won’t Be Bored With

Buying a fun pair of statement shoes is arguably way more fun than buying basics! But having a wardrobe full of “fun” clothes without any staples is more than likely going to end up you leaving you bored, because you’ll be stuck without the versatility having some great basics affords you. In my post 11 Wardrobe Basics You Won’t Want to Live Without, I listed off the pieces fairly generically. In today’s post, I’m giving tips to help you choose these basics that’ll feel absolutely perfect for your personal style. These clothes and accessories will stretch your wardrobe like crazy, and [..] read more

11 Wardrobe Basics You Won’t Want to Live Without

Recently a potential client told me that even though she said she had a closet full of new clothes, she felt like she didn’t have a thing to wear. She realized she hadn’t shopped with a plan. Knowing she wants start over, I suggested she probably needs some good basics, so I shared my post 11 Wardrobe Basics to Upgrade Your Personal Style with her. Be sure to check it out to see how to choose pieces that will work best for you. I was surprised to see I’d written that post in 2015 and decided to update it. But you [..] read more

Why would you ever hire a personal stylist?

I can’t tell you the number of times potential clients have said to me, “I’m kind of embarrassed. I should be able to dress myself!” To that I say “why?” Creating a wardrobe is a SKILL. It’s not innate! It just happened to be a skill I was interested in at a very young age. Here are a few main reasons people hire a personal stylists and why my clients hire me: They’re busy, and they absolutely hate shopping! They’re tired of the time and mental energy it takes to figure out what to wear for work, and instead they [..] read more