2016 Holiday Gift Suggestions

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR! My best wishes for a fabulous and stylish Holiday Season.  I wrapped up 2016 with an an advanced holistic business training certification from Fashion Feng Shui® International “Work Your Element, Business Success Your Way.”  Employees today are more likely to have a screen presence rather than a desk presence. […]

10 Best Undershirts For Men

On Pinterest I pinned a blog entitled “Bras For MenTo Wear.” As a result of the information, I started researching men’s undershirts since I believe one size doesn’t fit all. What if you’re short or long waisted, a thinner or a bigger man, need Shapewear, really like soft cotton?  Here’s a list of the 10 Best […]

LA’s Latest Trend – The Giving Keys: Pay It Forward

I recently read in one of the many fashion magazines I read to keep current on trends, that one of the latest was happening in Hollywood with the stars wearing used keys on long chains to support the LA homeless.  Upon investigation I found the website to order from, The Giving Keys.  Founded by Caitin […]

Scottsdale – What To Wear When You Are There

If you are traveling and/or moving soon to Scottsdale, AZ, you are among nearly 7 million people who do each year. Here’s what you will see the residents wearing and what you will find to buy:  Resort Wear:  Who can resist the beautiful sunrises and sunsets or the out-of-door romantic dinners?  Resort wear designers, as […]

Makes A Whole Lot Of Scents

Do you need your scent to last all day?  Fragrance expert, Ruth Sutcliffe, Cosmopolitan Magazine, explains that amber, woody and vanilla-based scents can last twice as long as citrus and floral blends which tend to last only a few hours.  Mist yourself an hour before a party or date.  It takes that long for the […]

Ties Are To Men As Jewelry Is To Women!

The holidays are right around the corner.  Here’s what you need to know to purchase that special tie for that special man.  Grant Harris, Image Granted, explains that color and pattern of the tie should always coordinate.  There will always be color but not always a pattern.  Darker colors and smaller patterns are more formal, […]

A Primer For A Basic Wardrobe

Whether you are starting from scratch or filling in your wardrobe with some basic pieces, here is what constitutes a basic wardrobe for women and men.  Natural fibers and the most breathable are: cotton, silk, linen and wool.    Women Men A black pantsuit A 2-or-3 button suit in black, charcoal gray or navy (heavier weight […]

Personal Branding, A Professional Marketing Strategy

Armani, Chanel, Prada, well-known and well-recognized.  They represent the best . . . quality, stylish and chic.  No one asks Who???  Why, because of branding.  Excellent strategists on personal branding are Madonna, Jordan, Ali, and Oprah.  No one asks WHO because their names are recognizable.  They have created their own personal brand.  Because impression in […]

Texture Takeover

Texture is the amount of surface interest in a fabric.  Image Consultant Jennifer Butler, Reinventing Your Style, 7 Strategies For Looking Dynamic, Powerful and Inspiring, states [t]he greater the surface interest, the greater the texture.  Fall, 2013 will be a continuation of featured textures with animal hair dominating the season.  You will see belts, gloves, […]

How To Rock A Halloween Costume

In order to rock a Halloween Costume, this is what you need to know — repeat your hair color somewhere in the costume or the effect will be disconnected and scrambled. Wearing three colors always expresses costume, exaggeration and accent.  Irenee Riter, The Science Of Personal Dress, A New Paradigm of Color and Body Analysis, […]