Granola Goes Mainstream

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Have you noticed what’s been going on around you lately? I think granola is going mainstream! Global Influence- People talk about clothing being “global”.  We have clothing made out of bamboo, cellulose and other new technologies.  The fashion industry is taking a look back to the 60′s and 70′s. It’s also a return to a more natural, […]

Adapt YOUR Wardrobe to the Seasons Latest Trends

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How Can You Adapt Your Wardrobe to the Latest Seasonal Trends? This week, I’m bringing back a Style Tip of the week. (It’ll be the Style Tip of the Month though) Do you know how to adapt your wardrobe to the latest trends? No matter if you are working on a new color, style or […]

Color for October – A Month Of Color

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October Color “Happy Birthday” October!    You are Peaceful, Poised and Balanced says Michele Bernhardt, author of Colorstrology. “The Color for the month of October is Cerulean.  Calm and soothing, Cerulean signifies love, beauty, and balance. Cerulean embodies the essence of peace and serenity while inspiring us to be strong and to take decisive action.  Venus, […]

Fall Trends 2013 from Pantone

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Fall Trends 2013 It’s time start thinking about what COLOR you want to be for Fall 2013!  Right after the 4th of July fall trends start to appear.  Just yesterday, I received a note from a client saying that she was noticing all the “muted” colors in the market…Is it true? she asked….Are the colors […]

What’s YOUR Style Personality

What’s YOUR Style Personality? Do you know what defines a style personality?  Can you pick which of these images might be who YOU are?  Your style personality is defined in the clothes you wear.  Sometimes we forget who we are and just ‘go for it’….buy what’s styled on the mannequin.  Then we don’t wear these […]

Look Sharp in a Pencil Skirt

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I love a pencil skirt.  It’s chic, it’s smart and versatile and so on trend right now.  Not all pencil skirts like me though.  I have a triangular body shape so try as I might, not all of them fit me in just the right places.  What’s a woman to do?  Any  body can wear […]

8 Ways to Flatter a Bottom-Heavy Figure

Sometimes it’s challenging to know what to wear to balance out a bottom-heavy figure.  Follow these 8 tips and you’ll not only balance out that figure but people will wonder what diet you’ve been on! 1. Balance Figure with Color, Fitted Pieces You can wear a fitted suit, even with a slim skirt, if you are […]

Spring Trends – Peter Pan Collars Can You Wear Them?

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Trends – Peter Pan Collar One of the more subtle spring trends emerging is in the changes seen in collar styles.With the focus on feminine dressing of the 50’s and 60’s gentle rounded collars give an instant update to your wardrobe. As someone who coaches others on creating a “more youthful” appearance, wearing Peter Pan […]

Spring Trends Should You Rewrite the Rules?

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Spring Trends -What Trend Rules Your Closet? Magic is happening….Trends are visions from yesteryear and “days gone by”. Spring Trends 2012 are flooded with looks from the 50′s and 60′s which we seem to be able to adapt pretty readily to.  There are also trends from the 70′s and 80′s that are emerging.  For some […]

Style Trends Prim and Proper

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If  fall’s style trends in top handled handbags and pointed toe pumps weren’t enough to convince you that lady like looks were full-tilt, just wait until you see spring 2012! Will Common Courtesy Return? My question to you is: “Do YOU think that this prim and proper look will extend to upgrading our lack of courtesy […]