How to Dress Professional and Still Look Fun and Stylish

Recently when I asked readers about their most burning style challenge, here’s what one fab lady had to say, “I struggle with finding appropriate clothes for work. I have lots of clothes and not very many I like or wear. I feel like I should look professional since I am advising people on their finances but my preference is for casual clothes. I wear the same old black or gray pants with a few rotating tops.” The thing that was evident is that she feels like work clothes have to be boring. Let’s admit it, casual clothes are usually both [..] read more

7 Things to Know About Working with a Personal Stylist

A lot of web sites have a page for “FAQ’s.” I don’t…no particular reason. Or perhaps I prefer to  answer questions individually. Nevertheless, for today’s blog post,  I’m answering the questions and comments I get the most. These are definitely things to consider when you’re considering hiring a personal stylist or image consultant. And if that’s not on your “to do list” we’ll just get to know each other better! Q: Where do you shop for your clients? A: Where I shop for you is usually dictated by your personal style and budget. I shop at a variety of department [..] read more

Stay Cool in Easy, Summer Dresses

One of my blog readers responded that she’d like short easy to digest tips on simple topics. So that’s what’s up for today. Thanks, Christina! I appreciate your suggestion! If you follow me on Facebook (and if not, I’d love for you to) you may have seen my selfie post on my easy summer dress uniform. I love easy, simple dresses, and I also love how easy they are to wear. Summer dresses are also the best way to dress to stay cool in hot weather! I mean, what could be easier in warm weather than popping on a frock? [..] read more

How to Edit Your Closet

Recently when I asked what your most burning question around your wardrobe is, the most common answer I received revolved around how to edit your closet. Editing closets, including my own has become second nature to me, but before I actually started my image consulting career and training, it never occurred to me to go through my closet. I had a lot of clothes, many things I loved, but getting dressed was hard! And I didn’t mix and match as much as I could have if my closet were well edited and my wardrobe made sense. So today we go [..] read more

How to Wear High Waisted Pants & Skirts if You’re Short Waisted

If you’re short waisted (other wise known as a short torso) and you’ve been shopping for jeans, skirts, or pants lately, perhaps you’ve gone home in tears! You scoured the racks to find these bottoms in your size that you like…only to try them on and find out they were high waisted…and you couldn’t wait to tear said styles off!!! I KNOW! It’s happened to ME! Unfortunately, I have some bad news. It doesn’t look like these high waisted styles are going away any time soon. Women resisted high waisted styles (especially us short waisted ladies) for a long time. [..] read more