Create an Outfit From the Ground Up

There are those days where you want to create an outfit for work, and you’re excited you’ve come up with something you haven’t worn before. And then you remember, “Ugh! I’m gonna be on my feet all day.” The perfect shoes for the outfit you just created aren’t great for standing and walking for hours. Now you have to start all over. This situation calls for creating an outfit from the ground up! Yep, you’re starting with your shoes this time. Here’s a step by step process for easily creating a creative outfit, starting with your shoes. (You may already [..] read more

7 Style Mistakes Ruining Your Professional Look

Are you making any of these style mistakes?  Quite honestly, even the most stylish women I know (including me) have probably made a style faux pas on occasion.  But hey! Read on to see if you’ve made any of them and find out what to do instead (um, the opposite…you probably knew that already…you didn’t get this far in life on style alone!)  One more thing…(said the queen of prefacing)  I realize the title of this blog post is a little bit negative. I’m usually sunshine and rainbows, but style mistakes…they’re intriguing, almost as fun as a quiz!  Be sure [..] read more

What not to wear to work

My last post was about what to wear for work, but today’s post is about what not to wear to work. This morning I ran across a blog post where the blogger mentioned her readers had asked for ideas of what to wear to work and church. I was curious. So I clicked through. The blogger was lovely, and all of the outfits were cute but not for work. They could be great for church, absolutely… or a date… or  girls night out… Just not work. So what did these outfits have in common, and why am I telling you [..] read more

What to Wear to Work for Valentine’s Day

What to wear to work for Valentine’s Day? I’m guessing that, especially this far in advance, it’s not really top of mind. Am I right? Even though Valentine’s Day is my favorite holiday, (hello pink and red!) you’re more interested in what to wear to work any day that’ll make you feel more put together, polished and stylish. So… I’ve put together some looks that will be great for Valentine’s day for the office, but truly I’m concentrating on giving you tips and tricks for adding to your wardrobe or easily shopping your closet for new outfits that aren’t the [..] read more

What to Wear to a Networking Event to Feel Stylish & Confident and Meet Your Goals

Getting dressed for an interview is easy, right? Put on a suit, and bam, you’re done! And you’ve fallen into a groove with what you wear to the office every day. But what should you wear to a professional networking event that will be perfectly appropriate and make you stand out (i.e. invite others to approach you)? The other night I attended a women’s networking event, and being new to my area I wanted to wear just the right thing to convey my style and brand and stand out. It was hot, so a dress was a given. Dresses are [..] read more