The Top 5 Image Breakers

The Top 5 Image Breakers

Looks, actions and speech shape how others perceive us.  And that can influence our success, according to Harvard social psychologist Amy Cuddy. She says we have just milliseconds to make a first impression. Appearing consistent, likable, and trustworthy makes us...
Transition Your Wardrobe From Winter to Spring with Ease

Transition Your Wardrobe From Winter to Spring with Ease

It can be a challenge to know how to dress during the months of March and April in the Midwest. Springtine lends itself to some pretty wacky weather,,,30 degrees one day and 70 the next.…which makes it very challenging for us to plan our outfits!  But never fear…there...
Wearing Red for the Holidays

Wearing Red for the Holidays

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus…oh… I mean there is a shade of red for each and every one of you!  Many women I talk to think that they can’t wear red.  It is probably because the wrong shade of red can look really bad as it can be a very strong color, but it...
Your Closet – Frustrating or Inspiring?

Your Closet – Frustrating or Inspiring?

Hi Ladies, I am excited to share with you some great closet organizing tips.  I realize that we are all busy women, trying to juggle multiple responsibilities and still occasionally squeak out some “me” time.   I hope the enclosed tips will help you to save time and...
Dynamic Diagonals

Dynamic Diagonals

Of all the design lines seen in accessories and garments above all my favorite is the diagonal. It can create interest and drama in a garment and it you read below you’ll see that it is possibly the most common and most impactful line of all.  Diagonal lines may be...
To Keep or Trash

To Keep or Trash

    It is a difficult task at times to get rid of something from our wardrobe.  We may have spent a lot of money on an item, or we loved it at one time but it just doesn’t seem to flatter us the way it did before, or maybe we never wore it but we thought it...
What Shoes Do I Wear With This Outfit???

What Shoes Do I Wear With This Outfit???

This is an age old question…one that I probably get the most.  I hope the information enclosed will assist you in your quest for the perfect footwear…but remember…as I state below…the hottest and cutest shoe can still look “so-so” if it doesn’t speak to your personal...
What is Style?

What is Style?

I think most people have a perception that style is fashion, or being in fashion or on-trend. But style is so much more! I wanted to write about style because I think so many people struggle with this concept. I believe style to be an outward expression of the person...