“Clinton Makes Fun of Her Fashion Sense

According to an article in US Weekly, Senator Hillary Clinton admits her fashion sense is not nearly as sharp as her political instincts. As an image consultant, I have to agree, but truly, I have so many mixed feelings about this issue. (Click on the link above to read the article and see several old photos of Clinton where she has made humorous comments about her fashion choices.) Of the coat on the right, she says, “I’m a big believer in recycling–even carpets!” First, I appreciate the fact that she can make fun of herself. I mean, she’s usually pretty [..] read more

Political Candidates Dress Strategy

I wanted to take a few minutes to comment on the attire of the U.S. political candidates’ attire on Saturday night’s New Hampshire debate. As I strongly believe in the power of image–using one’s clothing and image to convey messages that one wouldn’t normally say out loud, hopefully you can pick up some pointers that might help you with your success. I want to preface these comments by saying that with the fate of our nation in these candidates’ hands, image shouldn’t be on the forefront of their minds. They have image consultants (or should) to think about and advise [..] read more