Refresh Your Look in 3 Easy Steps

As a new year dawns, it’s a wonderful time to adjust your look, streamline your style and boost your chic. Yet, where to begin. Most women become overwhelmed at the proposition of changing their style and mistakenly think it has to be a complete overhaul, or nothing at all. Quite the contrary. Indeed, starting out with just bite sized changes will …

How to Make the Sales Work FOR You and NOT Against You

It’s that time of year – Semi-Annual Clearance Sale season. While 75% off may be enough to quicken the pulse of most women, I want to encourage you to take a deep breath. Shopping the clearance sales can do 1 of 2 things – it can allow you to fill in your wardrobe with items you know you need while …

Beat the Summer Blah’s

The dog days of summer are here and when the heat index is hovering around 100, it’s hard to feel that your style is on point.  Yet, walking around naked isn’t really an option, is it? Beating the summer blah’s starts with shifting your mindset.  Instead of thinking about how you have to get dressed and pull on the same …

Get the Summer Blues

Having fun yet?  Summer is made for relaxing, playing, not taking yourself too seriously.  So why get the summer blues?  Because not only are blues calming, refreshing and relaxing, they are some of the most flattering colors you can wear! Blue may be a cool color, but it is HOT this season!  In varying shades that flatter every skintone including periwinkle, …

Stop!  Don’t Ever Buy These Three Things Again!

All women must have…; what every woman needs in her closet…; your wardrobe staples… As a master style coach, these are words I never like to hear.  Why?  Because one size does not fit all.  One style does not work for every body type, age, style, etc.  Yet our culture is fraught with stereotypes that many women feel they must adhere …

{Style Story} Angela Jones: The Ingenue

For Angela Jones, The Ultimate Fashionista, style is in her DNA.  From a very young age Angela remembers being mesmerized by her mother’s closet, and trying on her clothes which quickly became a hobby. While growing up, she regularly traveled to vintage and consignment shops with her mother and grandmother, and quickly became a lover of timeless fashion.  Angela has spent many years cultivating …

Look Fabulous for Less

Buying on sale can be a wardrobe-killer or a wardrobe-booster, depending on how you handle it. Often women who are avid sale shoppers spend much more in the long run, but aren’t building a wardrobe in the process. This results in overspending on a closet filled with clothes that you just can’t seem to make an outfit from.  Learning how …

Your Summer Wardrobe Strategy

The first official day of summer is almost here – is your wardrobe ready?  Chances are you’ve been so busy with weddings, graduations and everyday life that you haven’t even had a chance to think about your summer wardrobe. Many women love shopping.  They come into the boutique once a week, or a couple of times per month.  They freshen …

The Romantic Side of Neutrals

‘Tis the season to wear white, but what if you want something a little more sophisticated, somethine more romantic?  Forget the look of white on white. It’s perfect for your daughter but you need something more grown up. Wearing neutrals that flatter your coloring can create a sexy, sensual appearance that makes you look your beautiful best.  Here’s how: 1/ The …

Have Your Pants Expired?

In the past ten years you’ve probably changed the car you drive, the magazines you read, the music you listen to and even your hairdresser. Your life has changed and with it so have your tastes, your income and your lifestyle. But what about your pants? If you’re still wearing full-leg, pleated pants, you just may want to take a long …