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Cool Ways to Wear A Brooch

Brooches get a bad rap, they really do. People commonly equate brooches with “grandmas” or with a dated sense of style. Brooches are a fun accessory that can dress up a variety looks. I have quite a few that I wear from time to time. That is why I was super excited when I got…

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How To Dress For A Trip To Hawaii + What To Pack

If you didn’t read my last post about “Operation Live Life”, you’ll probably want to. Why because as part of my operation I am taking a long overdue vacation to Maui!! It has been my dream to go to Hawaii and now it is finally happening. Insert happy dance here. Now you all should know…

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Stylish Shoes For Commuters

A few months ago when I was traveling to Washington DC to visit my family, I noticed something on the streets. A herd of women wearing power suits, pantyhose, and white sneakers. Please note that this was a few months ago and NOT thirty something years ago in the 80s. Let’s try to ignore the…

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How To Wear Leather To The Office

I am HUGE leather person! In fact, I wear leather jackets and pants year round and don’t give a single damn about it either. A lot of my clients want to incorporate leather into their looks but struggle to find that balance between professional and edgy. I am here to tell you that wearing leather…

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Style Tips To Help You Get A Promotion

I can’t think of anything worse than being at a job where I never advance. Not only does it suck financially, it has to be totally boring! Alright so we all agree NOT getting a promotion sucks, so the question is how DO you get a promotion? Sure there is the obvious; work hard, come…

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How To Wear Prints

Spring is here and to me that is the perfect excuse to bust out the prints! Put those boring solid pieces to the back of the closet and have some fun in this warm weather. There are a few tips for wearing prints that I do want to share. If you follow these tips or…

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How To Dress Right For Your Body Type

Guess what … I finally wrote an eBook! Seriously, this has been on my to-do list for a REALLY long time. So I am super excited to share it with you all for FREE! I decided to write my first book on dressing for your body type because I truly feel it’s the most important…

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Why You Can Stop Trying On Your Pants!

Perhaps it’s the stylist in me, but I can’t stand trying on clothing at the store. I’d much rather try everything on in the comfort of my home without bad lighting, trick mirrors, and pushy salespeople. Sure, returning what doesn’t work can be annoying but for me that’s nothing compared to the alternative. One way…

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How To Create a Beach-to-Street Outfit

This post is sponsored by Target. photo via www.freundevonfreunden.com  As a Los Angeles resident, I don’t go to the beach nearly as much as I should. Probably because the West side (that’s where the beach is) is so close, yet so far away – with traffic and all. However when I do go to the…

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The Secret to Getting Dressed Faster In The Morning

You wanna know what sucks? Standing in front of your closet, in your underwear, with no idea what to wear. It’s probably one of the most frustrating ways to start the day. Wouldn’t it be awesome to eliminate that horror completely? I have the answer, well actually I have two … 1.) Hire someone to…

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