Hello again, dear reader! I pray that today is a good one for you... Have you ever said "I have nothing to wear!" into a closet full of clothing? You are not alone. Sometimes a client will tell me that she needs to buy something new, even though she has a closet full of clothes… Continue reading How Dressy is It?
Good day, my dear reader! I love to play in my clients' closets and help them see what they own with new eyes. One of my favorite things is when a client goes "Aaah, I get it!" because that means they see something they didn't see before. Often, they have bought a look right off… Continue reading Tips to Make a Look Yours (Customizing Inspiration!)
Hello dear reader, It is a time-consuming labor of love creating content and visuals three days a week for a blog. Just over a week ago it was made even harder by the buy-out and closure of Polyvore, a platform used by bloggers galore, and tens of thousands of other creative people around the world… Continue reading RIP Polyvore
Happy day, dear reader! Each Sunday night, I post a Sunday Night Reminder & Monday Morning Outfit Inspiration for my FB business page followers. One woman mentioned to me that she loves the ideas, but never sets her clothes out the night before because she doesn't know what kind of mood she'll be in the… Continue reading Mood Dressing (Take 2)
Happy day, dearest reader! It's April and I am just over a month into this 80/20 Spring Capsule experiment, so it's time to take a step back and see how it is working... For those of you new to my blog, the 80/20 is my capsule wardrobe version of the Pareto Principle; I chose 20… Continue reading 80/20 Capsule Update (One Month In)
Hello, dear reader! Aging is no reason to loose your style groove. Women (and men!) in middle-age (or above) complain that it is hard to find clothing that doesn't feel frumpy. I get it. About 50 years ago, fashion became the playground of the young. It was not always that way. As a child, I remember… Continue reading Stay Stylish!
Good day, dear reader! This is a crazy week here in lovely Augusta, GA, so in the same of sanity, I am falling back and sharing a post from last July with a few tweaks. Please forgive me! "How can I make a casual outfit look not sloppy?" "Do you mean casual, but intentionally so?"… Continue reading Finishing an Outfit
Happy day, dear reader! What's your favorite color? Now, what's your favorite color to wear? Frequently, these are two completely different answers. But why? So many women I know answer that their favorite color to wear is black. Maybe they've been seduced by the dark side, or maybe they've just fallen prey to the Myths… Continue reading Ways to Break the Black Habit
Good day, lovely reader! What is it with shorts? I know both women and men who will never wear them under any circumstances, and I know men and women who wear them in the depths of winter (even if ours aren't very deep...). I don't understand. There is a time and place for most clothing… Continue reading Looking Good… in Shorts!
Good day, dear reader... It's a rough week. If you follow me on Instagram, you know that my family has a funeral this week, hence I am revisiting a post I wrote last June at the beginning of my blogging journey. Rather than linking, I have copied it here for you: (And added some visuals… Continue reading Your Closet: Boutique or Rummage Sale?