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

3 Things to Avoid During Your Quarantine Closet Edit

Have you edited your fall winter closet yet? I’m what you might call a “late closet editor.” I just finished my edit, audit, cleanse…whatever you want to call it…last weekend. You see, I adore spring/summer clothes, but I apparently think if I ignore my fall/winter closet, cold weather will come later. Anyway, as I was editing, I got to thinking…this year certainly isn’t normal! Normal editing rules don’t really apply. (You know I like to break rules anyway!) Eventually I distilled my thoughts into what not to do during your quarantine closet edit OR… 3 things to avoid during your [..] 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

My Top 10 Fall 2020 Trends

  This year’s Fall Trend Report is just a little different. It’s 2020, can you honestly think of anything that hasn’t been a little different or A LOT different? I’ve been talking to lots of professional women lately and every single one of them has told me their biggest style challenge is “what to wear working from home that’s super comfortable.” You want to look pulled together but aren’t sure what to wear that’s not your favorite old college sweatshirt but it’s not even quite business casual. Many of you have told me you have plenty of work clothes for [..] read more