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

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

Secret to Layering Without Looking Bulky

You’ve heard it before, “layer, layer, layer,” but how do you layer without looking and feeling like the Michelin man? Steer clear of chunky knits and stick with light layers!  Here are a few ideas and tips to get you started. (Feel free to adjust to your climate and “personal thermostat.”) Layering Casual Weekend Wear  Whether you’re holiday shopping, having a snowball fight with your kids or even going out for a casual bite with friends, you want to be cute and comfy. Start with a tank top or silk or micro-fiber base layer (top and bottom) for all three [..] read more

Thanksgiving 2020 Outfit Ideas

Thanksgiving, what? Already?! In my head it weeks from now, but according to the calendar, it’s only 2 weeks away. I’m kind of a last minute gal as much as I try not to be, but clearly I’m on it. Feeling a bit like a broken record, 2020 is just so different in so many ways. In addition to planning an outfit (and outfits for you here today,) I’m planning on starting the cooking a day early, too. It’s wondrous what all you can get done when you don’t have to commute! I’ve put together lots of outfit ideas for [..] read more

Comfortable Fall Basics to Mix and Match

For my Fall Trend Report I shared a lot  about “fall colors”. You know, they’re the warm colors that just ooze fall coziness! If you’re more of a fan of black, white and grey…you may have felt left out. But never fear, I’m featuring the ever popular neutrals in this post. No matter whether you are a member of “team black and white” or “team fall colors,” there’s no denying the power of having a few basic black pieces in your closet. It doesn’t get much easier to get dressed than with a pair of black pants! Today I thought [..] read more