Capsule Wardrobe

Colorful Capsules

A Capsule Doesn't Need to Be Bland! Happy day, dear reader! Capsule chatting again today! If you Google "capsule wardrobe images" you be deluged with a sea of black, white, denim, grey, and tan... Maybe a little olive for "interest." Pinterest gives you a similar result. Most of the capsules you find pre-made are neutral… Continue reading Colorful Capsules

Women's Style

Spring Summer Trends 2019

Love 'Em or Leave 'Em? Happy day, dear reader! It's starting to feel like spring around here, and planning my spring capsule should be front of mind, but for some reason this year, it's not. Last spring I did an 80/20 Capsule, based on the Pareto principle, and normally I'd be chomping at the bit… Continue reading Spring Summer Trends 2019

Accessories

Choosing Jewelry Redux

At intervals this month, I am updating some previous posts on commonly asked questions because wardrobe and style are often the subject of New Year's resolutions, and we are at that resolution cliff! It's drop off time, so I thought I'd share some style tips to help keep you inspired! Happy day, dear reader! All… Continue reading Choosing Jewelry Redux

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 wants to read about something, like when she wanted some inspiration for ways to style… Continue reading Balancing Jewelry and Glasses

Wardrobe 101

Why You Don’t Need a Little Black Dress

Style Heresy! Happy day, dear reader! I have one of the most interesting jobs in the world. No two days are ever the same, which I love! (I understand that stresses lots of people out.) There is one thing I can count on. When I help a woman with a Wardrobe Audit, she will apologize… Continue reading Why You Don’t Need a Little Black Dress

Capsule Wardrobe

Colorful Capsules

Happy day, dear reader! I'm working on a few "best of" type posts together for your amusement whilst I take a break. (If I'm writing this, it's really not a break, is it?) Oh well! I often hear complaints that capsule wardrobes are boring, because many of the ones you see out in bloglandia are… Continue reading Colorful Capsules

Color

Overtone vs. Undertone

Happy day, dear reader! Hope your week has been full of only the pleasant kind of surprises! Today I want to talk about a color quality that people often confuse, undertone and overtone. Specifically as it pertains to choosing colors, whether for clothing or makeup. I often hear people say they are a Spring, Summer,… Continue reading Overtone vs. Undertone

Tips

One Dress Five Ways

Happy day, dear reader! I hope your week has been full of only pleasant surprises! When I published my summer travel capsule post earlier this week, I analyzed how many outfits could be created from the 10 pieces I took on holiday. I didn't really explain why I took what I did, as I have… Continue reading One Dress Five Ways