Tag Archives | 2013

Lookbook for Tall, Athletic Rectangle

Client Profile: This sporty flirt is a tall rectangle with a muscular physique.  She has a strong personality and works in a male-dominated industry but she loves fashion and wants to strike a balance for work and play.  These items are chosen based on a specific shopping list meant to integrate into her existing wardrobe. […]

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Is Etiquette Dead?

My friend Bill recently posted on FB: “Yeah, I know, disciplining your kids is uncool but when your little savages slide into a 70 year old woman without breaking stride my tolerance is shot.” What?!? With much chagrin, I responded: “Since when is teaching kids to behave in public uncool? It might better be described […]

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Night-To-Day Dress Tricks

Want to get more wear out of that killer dress you wear to evening events?  Lower your “Cost-Per-Wear” and experiment with these tricks that can place your IT dress into your daytime clothing capsule!  Slip on a top under a dress. The Cut highlighted this printed dress + turtle neck, and Emma Stone rocks a […]

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Before Chanel CC Cream…

  BEFORE AND AFTER PHOTOS USING CC CREAM Rarely do I endorse skin care products, so believe me when I say that Chanel’s CC Cream Correction Complete will change your morning routine for the better. My friend Tony at Dillard’s Chanel counter (The Galleria & Barton Creek) used it in a recent freebie makeover. I […]

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Personal Shopper: On A Budget

RetailMeNot.com features my advice on the basics of choosing a personal stylist/image consultant and what they can do to help you look your best and save money.  The important takeaway here is that we’re not just for celebrities and CEO’s.  Everyone can benefit from the expertise our industry has to offer. READ THE ARTICLE HERE […]

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Do You Love Your Business?

Hearpreneur featured 20 female and male entrepreneurs who love their businesses, including yours truly (scroll to the bottom of this page).  I had fun answering the question and wondered how long it’s been since someone asked you: “Why do you love YOUR business?” Feel free to write your response in the comment section below. If […]

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Girl Around Town: What’s Austin Chic?

Girl Around Town is a new digital city guide dedicated to highlighting American cities’ hot spots and how to dress for them.  The Austin issue features a quote from little ole ME about what “Austin Chic” really means (p. 3).  Of course, we all know it’s a moving target.  When an invitation’s dress code calls […]

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What “Lean In” Taught Me

All I can say is:       WORTH EVERY PENNY At the AICI Conference in Phoenix last month, numerous praises and references bounced around seminars and social gatherings regarding “Lean In” by Sheryl Sandberg.  Naturally, I ordered it from Amazon.com and within one chapter, it was clearly a Revelationary Reading must. Sandberg is the current […]

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Anna Wintour’s Saving Grace

“The Devil Wears Prada” was a box office comedy based on a book by Vogue Editor Anna Wintour’s ex-assistant. The movie depicts a woman driven by power with zero concern for those who do her bidding. The ridiculous demands and ensuing comedy and fashion are unforgettable. Enter “September Issue.” Camera crews hound a makeup-less, evasive, [now] […]

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Is It Time For A New Headshot?

As the Style Editor for the new AICI Global Magazine, it was thrilling to contribute this article for the premier issue.  If you’re ready for a new headshot, take advantage of the best deal in Austin.  My Style For The Camera package includes: * Personal styling based on your personality, profession and facial features * […]

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