Your Style Challenges Tackled! Day 5: Dinner Dates

Not sure what to wear on dinner dates? Well you’re not the only one. Tackling Challenge 5 is a bit tough, because much of it has to do with personal style, comfort levels, where the date is taking place and with whom. (First date with a new person or date 126 with your significant other?) So there’s no one-size-fits-all-answer. That said, […]


Your Style Challenges Tackled! Day 4: Building an Outfit

One of the most common concerns I hear from women is that they don’t know how to create or build an outfit. (Which is why it’s the topic of today’s Challenge!) What they don’t realize is that putting an outfit together is as simple as 1-2-3, or in this case, 1-2-3-4-5. So if you too struggle with building outfits, here […]


Your Style Challenges Tackled! Day 2: Looking Bigger or Smaller

Today’s challenge has to do with appearances. The person who came to me with it, struggles to look bigger/heavier. In tackling this challenge, I could also tackle the struggle to look smaller/thinner. All one would have to do is the opposite.   Challenge 2: Looking Bigger or Smaller   If for some reason you want to look bigger or smaller, here are some tips…   […]


3 Simple Steps to a Fabulous Outfit

The other day I went to visit a client who was struggling to put outfits together. She had all the right pieces in her wardrobe and knew exactly how to combine and style her outfits, but when it came to putting it all together, the overwhelm kicked in and her confidence diminished.  So what do you do when the thought […]


My Simple ‘333 Approach’ to Looking Great in Photos

I’ve always hated having my picture taken, which is why you rarely see my full face on Instagram. It takes the right lighting, hair, makeup, and about a million shots just to get one decent photo. Obviously I need help.   Enter Vika Vine – a talented Toronto photographer who specializes in social media and personal branding photography. Vika and I had […]


5 Simple Steps to Looking Stylish and Put Together Without Layering

Layering is an easy way to look super fab and on point. But in some parts of the world, Winter Is Coming!and many of us don’t want to wear multiple layers under our winter coats. So what do you do when you still want to look stylish and put together but don’t want to feel like the Michelin Man? You follow these 5 simple steps and […]


How Much Does a New Wardrobe REALLY Cost? 3 Things You Need to Consider

I had great plans for my I’m-back-but-I-haven’t-REALLY-been-gone post, but a potential client asked me a question that I often get, so I thought I’d share my answer, with the hope that it might help you as well, and now this is the longest run-on sentence I’ve ever written.   THE QUESTION How Much Money Should I Set Aside for a New Wardrobe?   THE ANSWER It […]


Video Quick Tip: 3 Things to Know When Layering

Many of my clients love the idea of layering, but don’t feel like they have the knowledge to do it properly. If this sounds like you, click below to watch my latest Video Quick Tip or continue reading for 3 tips to help you on your way.      Tip #1: Vary textures and fabric thicknesses. The layers closest to your body […]


Video Quick Tip: Packing

I pack for clients all the time, but I’m often asked how I pack for myself when I go away. Click below for a quick video tip on how to pack if you (like me) need to be able to create outfits on the fly when you travel.