Women's Style

3 Ways to Soften a Classic Look

Shift Classic and Let Your Personality Shine! Happy day, reader dear! Are you bored with your wardrobe? I think that may be the main complaint I hear from women about their closets... That, and that they need help thinning the crowd. (I LOVE both of these parts of my work!) Helping someone rediscover what they… Continue reading 3 Ways to Soften a Classic Look

Capsule Wardrobe

Summer Capsule Favorites

Happy day, dear reader! Flat out apologies for a last minute, thrown together post. I had another post, but was altogether unhappy with the negative and snarky 'tude it was taking, so I changed tack completely and decided to focus on something that makes/made me happy. With that proviso, allow me to roll out my… Continue reading Summer Capsule Favorites

Tips

5 Common Style Mistakes (Redux)

Happy day, dearest reader! Are you a people watcher? I am! I find human beings endlessly fascinating. Not just how they look, but also how they move and behave. The advent of the cell phone makes this even more interesting, because people seem to think that what they say (or the person speaking to them… Continue reading 5 Common Style Mistakes (Redux)

Money & Style

8 Questions to Ask B4 You Buy!

Happy day, reader dear! Do you love to shop for clothing? Or hate it? I find most people are at one extreme or the other. With a new shoulder season fast approaching (fall for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, spring in the Southern), it's a good time to think about a wardrobe refresh.… Continue reading 8 Questions to Ask B4 You Buy!

Capsule Wardrobe

Fall Capsule 2019: The Edit

Happy day, reader dear! Now that September is finally here, I am switching into fall mode. (Just in time for our temps to leap back up to near 100! Of course.) Over the weekend, I spent some time transitioning my wardrobe from Summer to Fall and now I need to tackle the pre-storage washing of… Continue reading Fall Capsule 2019: The Edit

Accessories

Style Staple #7: A Colored Bag

Wishing the happiest of days to you, dear reader! If this is your first visit, welcome! If you are returning, thank you for coming to see me again! We are finally at the end of this batch of Style Staples, and the last of the August 2019 reposts. (Although it's no longer August! Don't worry.… Continue reading Style Staple #7: A Colored Bag

Accessories

Style Staple #6: A Scarf YOU Love

Add Instant Style and Color with a Scarf Happy day, reader dear! It’s time to tackle some more Style Staples! If you missed the previous re/posts, Style Staples are those pieces that help you turn the Building Basics in your closet into a look with intention. You can catch up on the other Style Staples, here.… Continue reading Style Staple #6: A Scarf YOU Love

Accessories

Style Staple #5: A Shoe That Makes You Strut!

Happy day, dear reader! I hope your day has been full of only good surprises! Today is chapter 5 in our Style Staples repost series. Considering how I feel about shoes, and how your wardrobe should make you feel ready to take on the world, I could have made this Style Staple #1! Style Staple… Continue reading Style Staple #5: A Shoe That Makes You Strut!

Wardrobe 101

Style Staple #4: A Great Jacket

Happy day, reader dear! Welcome back! If this is your first visit, Welcome! We are smack dab in the middle of a series of posts about Style Staples. You know, those things you add to otherwise ordinary pieces (Building Basics) that take them from "Nakedness covered? Check." to "Voila! Outfit!" AKA: I-meant-to-do-this. AKA: Intentionality Jumping… Continue reading Style Staple #4: A Great Jacket