5 Simple Steps to Looking Stylish and Put Together Without Layering

Dressing


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 know that it’s all about what you wear and how you wear it…   1. Start with the Right Base Pieces   When you choose your base pieces (your top and bottom, dress, etc.), make sure to choose cuts and styles that are flattering to your body shape and vertical proportions. If you don’t, your whole outfit might look off….

Video Quick Tip: 3 Things to Know When Layering

Fashion Tips


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 should be the thinnest fabrics and you can increase thickness and bulk the further you move away. If you wear something extremely thick and bulky underneath a thinner, more streamlined or form-fitting garment, it can look odd and like you’re bigger than you truly are. Tip #2: Vary your lengths. If you’re layering, don’t hide it. Let people see what you’ve got…

New Year New You – Skype Special

Specials


Who doesn’t love the start of a new year? A time of clean slates, fresh starts, possibilities, hopes and dreams. A time that compels us to want more for ourselves. A time that provides us the opportunity to become the person we truly want to be.   So what better time of year to finally become the hottest, sexiest, best dressed version of you? What better time of year to become the woman who knows exactly what looks good on her, what to buy and how to wear it? The woman that makes heads turn everywhere she goes. If it isn’t already, then that woman could be you – the New You. And I can help you get there.   Here’s how it…

3 Things That’ll Make You Love Shopping Again

Shopping Tips


I have this uncanny knack for turning self-proclaimed shopping haters into shopping fanatics. Typically in under 4 hours. How? Brainwashing. OK, well, no. Not really. Simply by taking away their frustration, uncertainty and confusion. You see, most of the women that hate shopping and come to me for help, typically do so because they have no clue what they’re doing. And I don’t mean that in a derogatory way. They literally say to me, “I have no clue what I’m doing.” They don’t know what to buy, what looks good on them, what suits their shape, or how to put things together. So they end up walking into stores and either buy the same old things, or get so overwhelmed…

How to Navigate Venus Retrograde and Your Style

Style


I’m no astrologer, but I follow it regularly. While I may not completely understand everything that goes on astrologically, I get the gist of things and plan accordingly. Apparently Venus went retrograde on March 4th and there’s a whole slew of do’s and don’ts that accompanies it. What they are depends on who you listen to or what you read (and I listen to way too many). As a Stylist though, the two don’ts that really stand out are…   Don’t buy any luxury items – you might regret the purchase. (Sorry Chanel. You’ll have to wait.)   Don’t try any new styles – they won’t be lasting. (Maybe someone should’ve warned Katy?)   The no-luxury item thing I can…