• Style and Styling

    Creative Personality

    Style Personality Series Happy day, friend! Welcome to the fourth installment in this style personality series! If you missed the first three installments, you can read the Introduction and about Classic Style, Relaxed Style and Dramatic Style by clicking the links. Think of each of…

  • Accessories

    Balancing Jewelry and Glasses

    How Much is Too Much? Happy day, dear reader! Today’s post is for my daugther-in-law, Megan. We ran into each other at the bank, and she asked what I was writing about. That’s usually her way of hinting that she…

  • Accessories

    Statement Earrings

    Happiest of days to you, my dear reader! Unless you’ve been in a cave for the past four or five months, I’ll wager you’ve noticed the statement earring trend. I overheard a man at the big box store say that…

  • Accessories

    Jeans and Gems

    Happy day, dear reader! A client was recently asking me about what jewelry to wear with a casual tee. She loves one very sparkly necklace she owns, but always ended up taking it off because something feels “wrong.” That “wrong”…

  • Style and Styling

    Leveling Up or Down

    Happy day, dear reader! One of the most common questions I get is about whether items “match” or not. “Can I wear this dress with these shoes?” “Does this shirt go with these pants?” There are various aspects to “matching”…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Elizabeth’s Wardrobe Makeover

     Elizabeth (Not Liz. Please.) is creative, feminine, and relaxed. She loves options and unusual color combinations. She doesn’t want to be boxed into a particular style. Her work has a relaxed business dress code. Weekends, she ferries the children to…