10 Ways to Wear a Turtleneck


I have a love/hate relationship with turtlenecks. Well it’s mostly been hate but lately I’ve been changing my tune.  I think the hate stems from a long history with those awful holiday turtlenecks. You know those cotton themed turtlenecks that you’d rock underneath a holiday sweater or sweatshirt? I wore a lot of those in […]

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Warm-Up Gear to Heat Up Your Workout

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The temperate has yet to drop here in Southern California and quite frankly I am sick of it. In an attempt to be optimistic, I’ve started to load up my fall fitness wardrobe with some cute warm-up gear to keep me warm when (not if) La-La Land gets the memo that it is actually fall. […]

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How to Look Stylish While Lounging Around the House


Lounging around the house and style are RARELY used in the same sentence. I totally get it too. Here is what usually happens right when I get off work … Shoes off, bra off, pants off, contacts out, glasses on, sweatpants on, tee shirt on. Yep, I keep real around these parts. As comfortable as […]

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To Match or Not to Match? That is the Question


image via PopSugar A variation of this post was originally published on Glam.com As a stylist, this question comes up pretty darn often. Should my bag and my shoes match? My go-to answer has always been “heck no!” Not only do your shoes and bag not have to match, I encourage them not to. But […]

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How Vanity Sizing is Killing Your Self Esteem


The topic of vanity sizes has been on my mind for quite some time. I actually started writing this post back in April and forgot about it. Then I stumbled across this article in The Hollywood Reporter. It’s all about the origin of size zero clothing and the wild world of vanity sizing. It struck […]

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How to Layer For Fall in 6 Easy Steps

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originally posted on Glam.com As a stylist, I get a lot of questions on the topic of layering. It can sometimes be really difficult to figure out what looks good and what doesn’t. There is also that age old conundrum, how do I look cool, stylish, as opposed to bulky and overdone? Then there are […]

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10 Ways to Wear Navy and Black


Navy and black, together at last. What was once a fashion faux pas is now a bonafide trend. Isn’t fashion funny like that? You know what I say about rules, they are meant to be broken. So similar and yet so different, navy and black are a surprisingly perfect match. Because of the stigma attached […]

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How to Dress for Casual Friday


Casual Friday can mean different things to different companies, but no matter the company, it doesn’t mean you should show up in your gym clothes. The most common mistake that I’ve seen is people being too casual. Have some respect for your profession, people! The last thing you want is to have HR breathing down […]

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Fall Beauty Essentials for Less


Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Walmart via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Walmart. Can you believe summer is almost over? I can’t. What I can tell you that I am excited for it to end. I just love fall […]

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5 Ways to Fall Back into Your Healthy Habits

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Ever experience a time in your life where everything just kicks your butt? I am having one of those times – greater responsibility at work, a new home (more on that later), a change in my relationship status, and it seems like everywhere I turn someone has their hand out (meaning money is flying out […]

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