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

How to Dress for 4 Seasons in One Day

I saw the meme below and got inspired to revisit a post from 2010 titled Dressing for Four Seasons in One Day. I grew up in St. Louis where it was fall from September through November. Mother nature wasn’t mixed up like she is here in Colorado. When I moved here in high school, I had to learn all about layering—it took a while! If you live in an area with normal seasons, you’re probably not going to get this post completely. However, if you run hot or cold or simply struggle with layering, you’ll love today’s tips! As a [..] read more

How to Shop Your Closet for Fall 2019, Vogue Style!

If you read my fall trend report, it may seem like I’m encouraging you to go out and shop like mad. Nope! Nothing could be further from the truth. Nothing thrills me more than helping you shop your closet. My top trend picks are just a guide of what you might pick up if you do need a little refresher. Today’s post is fashion magazine inspired. But wait before you click out of this tab! I saw the ad in Vogue and in a flash saw all kinds of real life “lessons” and ideas you can use to shop your [..] read more

Top Trends for Fall 2019

Here it is! The post you’ve been waiting for, my Fall 2019 trend report a.k.a. Top Trends for Fall 2019! Consider today as a sneak peek into what may be your favorite season (and I promise I’ll get on board soon enough.) As the wind starts to blow the leaves, I’ll take a deeper dive into how you can make my seasonal picks work for your wardrobe and the best way to wear them. The trends I’m sharing today are some of my favorites. I especially try to cover trends that are office worthy and others that work for real [..] read more