Category Archives: Style

How to Upgrade Your Style with Accessories

Woman with black hat and pearls

Every fashion enthusiast knows this: Your outfit is only as good as your accessories. After all, what would Rihanna’s Met Gala couture train be without her golden headdress and diamond choker? And how would Katy Perry channel the Medieval heroine, Joan of Arc, without her equally resplendent crown? That’s right, peeps. Accessories can unlock fashion […]

Flatter Your Curves – No Matter Your Body Shape!

Different women in dresses

There are obviously millions of variations because there are millions of us out there, but there are a handful of basic body shapes that we all fall into. Once we determine what our basic shape is, we can learn to dress to accentuate the positive parts of us! Let’s start with the basics on how […]

Transitioning Your Summer Wardrobe into Fall

Woman in thick yellow coat outside

It can be difficult to dress during a seasonal transition, not knowing exactly what weather is in store especially as we change from summer into autumn.  Here in Texas the weather can swing dramatically during the course of one day.  The primary rules to remember are double-duty and layers. Almost all your summer tops and […]

What to Wear to A Matinee at the Theater

Woman in white summer dress outdoors

A night out at the theater usually means dressing up and carrying that tiny black satin clutch that we never get to use any other time.  It also usually means the black eyeliner and the red lipstick to round out that fancy outfit. But what about a Saturday afternoon matinee show?  Not nearly as fancy […]

What’s on Your Fashion Shopping List for Fall?

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It’s hard to believe that with the temperatures still soaring, fall is right around the corner.  All the stores in my area are already running back-to-school sales and the tax-free weekend is coming up.  While your shopping list may contain colored pencils and spiral notebooks, I’m curious what else it contains…  for you! A new […]

Look Put-Together Even on the Weekend

Woman with sunglasses and leather jacket in the city

Sometimes after a long week, all we want to do is slip into our yoga pants and not get out of them until Monday morning. Perhaps we’ve even been known to cancel plans because of a dress code that involved clothing without a drawstring waist. However, sometimes there are plans that cannot be cancelled. We […]

Great Fashion Choices Based on Skin Tone

Woman choosing clothes

Now that we have established what your underlying skin tone is, not only will it make choosing makeup easier, but also clothing! I think for the most part we gravitate towards colors that flatter our skin tone.  For example, l’ll never walk up to anything orange in a clothing store.  But I will inevitably go […]

Summer Fashion for the Office

Fashionable woman with brown sling bag

Dressing for a professional office in these summer temperatures can be trying at best. Not only is it hot as blazes outside, but sometimes the office can be a rather chilly 65 degrees indoors. How does one dress for such a range but still stay professional? The first point I should make is to Know […]

What Are the Good Times of the Year to Buy Which Items?

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In the same way that chocolate bunnies are cheapest on the Monday after Easter and chocolate pumpkins are cheapest on November 1st, there are good times of year to buy any particular clothing item. Here is a quick rundown of when to shop for what on the best bargains: July and August – Since most […]

Realism: What to Wear on Your First Day

Woman smiling outside office

There are lots and lots of articles out there about what to wear to an interview. And depending on the job you are interviewing for, this can be very good and applicable advice. However, there is much less advice on how to dress for that first day once you have landed the new job. Obviously, […]