The #1 Goal (and How to Dress) for YOUR Body Shape

Body Shape


Last week I wrote about the easiest way to determine your body shape and why you should. Today I’m covering the #1 Goal (and how to dress) for each of the 5 shapes. If you haven’t determined your shape yet, CLICK HERE to go to my previous post before you read on. (Please note that the following recommendations are for those looking to create visual balance and proportion. By no way am I implying that any shape is flawed. I’m merely responding to the numerous inquiries I receive from women seeking to monopolize on the shape they have.) The Rectangle If you have a Rectangular body shape, your goal is to create curves (to appear more like an hourglass) by emphasizing your shoulders and your hips and…

The Easiest Way to Determine Your Body Shape and 3 Reasons You Should

Body Shape


I took a poll on Instagram last week and the results told me something I already know – many women struggle when it comes to dressing for their body shape. They’re unsure of which cuts and styles suit their shape and how to wear them to look their best. And why is this so important? Because dressing for your body shape is key to looking great. Here’s why… REASON #1 Dressing for your body shape helps create visual balance and harmony. Visual balance and harmony in turn, pleases the eye. When something is pleasing to the eye, well, you look good. That in itself is reason enough. But there’s more. REASON #2 Once you know how to dress for your shape, you know how…

How to Know Which Pair of Jeans is Right for You

Body Shape


If I had a dollar for every time a client asked me how her butt looks in a pair of jeans… I swear I spend most of my time photographing their back sides to show them. The key to a great looking pair of jeans is a great looking behind. And the key to a great looking behind is having the right pockets. But how do you know which pockets are right for you? Here are 7 things to consider when purchasing your next pair of jeans so that you’re sure to be making the most of your assets…   #1 Under regular conditions, pockets should be centered on the butt cheek. If you’re not looking to make your butt look any wider or narrower than it…

Launch Day is Here!

eCourse


When I first started styling women, I realized very quickly that no matter what their location, lifestyle, body shape or budget, when it came to their style and putting outfits together, they all had the same problems, concerns and struggles.  I also saw with my own two eyes, what happened when a woman was given the tools and knowledge to transform her style and learn how to look her very best– becoming that much more confident and stylish, making heads turn wherever she went. It was then that I decided to create a program to help women do just this. One that they could complete at their leisure, from the comfort of their own home. After years of work, the day has finally arrived. I’m so very excited to officially announce and welcome you to… The Six Week Style Transformation:…

The One Thing You Need to Know When Buying Jackets or Blazers

Style Tips


Sometimes blazers and jackets are necessary. Sometimes they’re just layering pieces that add interest to an outfit. Regardless of why you’re wearing them, you’ll want them to look great on. So what is it you need to know when purchasing? Which style suits your shoulders best. Let’s start with the basics – shoulder types. I’ve found that most shoulders fall into 3 categories (although there are always variations) – Narrow, Regular and Broad. Within these categories can fall a situation where someone’s shoulders are also Sloped, meaning they slope down at the ends versus straight across. Some jackets and blazers will look better on some shoulders than others. The key lies in the cut and style at the shoulders. Narrow or Sloped Shoulders If you have Narrow or Sloped…