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CREATE YOUR STYLE UNIFORM

Sometimes it’s really hard to get ready in the morning– nothing feels right- and it’s especially challenging when you have a lot of choices. Being a good editor helps this process, but what could really help is to create your own personal style uniform. Fundamentally, it is a formula for getting dressed every day. Says Australian blogger Amy Zanatta, “You can wear the exact same items each and every day or you can wear different items in the same category and just use...

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PACKING AFTER THE PANDEMIC

So many things went by the wayside during the last eighteen months, I’m wondering if I lost my ability to pack during the pandemic? I am getting ready to travel this month and am finding that my packing skills are a little rusty. I’m spending waaay too much time staring at my closet wondering what will work. Definitely time to reboot, go back to basics and remember what worked and what didn’t. To do that, I know I will be trying on lots of clothes- editing as I go. Creating a stylish, compact,...

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PANTONE COLORS FOR FALL/WINTER 2021

It is exciting when the Pantone Institute announces the colors for the season. Wouldn’t it be fun to figure out the how’s and why’s of their selection? There should be something for everyone. Plus, it is so fun to see why the different lines that have come in are in these colors. Enjoy! Mykonos Blue Illuminating Leprechaun Fuchsia Fedora Pale Rosette Adobe Fire Whirl Rhodonite   Root Beer Coconut Cream Ultimate Gray Soybean Olive Branch      

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10 BEST WEARABLE FALL TRENDS.

Although, I look forward to seeing each season’s new trends and looks, it seems that the designers often try to outdo themselves by designing some very strange and awkward looks. It really is theater- beautiful and eye-catching, but not very wearable by most gals. In the mix tough, there are some very wearable and fun trends. This season, channels throwbacks from different decades: think tailored clothes, chunky sweaters and real shoes  It will be fun and easy to update your wardrobe with...

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SECRETS OF A PERFECT WARDROBE

We have all been there- standing in front of your closet with no idea of what to wear. There are plenty of clothes to choose from, but nothing feels right. It’s a dreadful way to start a morning or go to an event. Also, it is a big time waster. I have pondered this situation pretty much my whole life. My desire to help my clients and shoppers have a fun, stylish and easy wardrobe has always been my number one work goal.  There are some “wardrobe secrets” and tricks of the trade...

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SUMMER IN THE CITY

Recently, I was in Boston and it was toasty!. It was fun to observe how the ladies adjusted to the heat with their clothing.The styles were simple, mostly casual, but colorful. Shoes were a mix of sandals, tennis shoes and boots. Here are my favorites.  Different Tops Dresses White Shirts White Pants Boots Teens Ladies Who Lunch Ladies Who Work  

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STYLE TIPS FOR SUMMER CLOTHES

The easiest way to update your summer clothes is to style them a little differently. When you change up how you wear something, you change up how people see it- old becomes new. Add a pop of color- jewelry, handbag, jacket- you name it. French Tuck Everything. The French Tuck – AKA the half tuck is a super easy way to sharpen any look and update longer tops. Update Your Sandals Find some great colors and interesting shapes. Cute footwear always elevates your look. Re-think Belts Belts...

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SUMMER CLOSET REBOOT

I’ve got the mid-summer wardrobe blahs. The temperatures are toasty and I think that my go-to outfit of jeans and a t-shirt lacks fashion pizazz. I head to my closet and it’s crowded with good intentions. What to do? The obvious answer is to edit and sort, but I also find the chore of cleaning my closet somewhat overwhelming. I’ll admit that it is hard to get rid of “perfectly good” clothes. The problem is that these “perfectly good clothes” aren’t...

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JOYFUL DRESSING

There is much joy to be had in dressing, well,  joyfully. After a year in isolation wearing sweats, it seems natural to add some color and some whimsical designs to your wardrobe. It’s actually called “Dopamine Dressing”. Dopamine dressing has long been the subject of psychological research. To understand the concept, says Maria Costantino, a lecturer in cultural and historical studies at the London College of Fashion, “dopamine is a type of neurotransmitter that releases...

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