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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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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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Revelationary Reading: Tim Gunn’s Fashion Bible

Ideal For: History buffs, fashionistas, cocktail party conversationalists. Thea’s Thoughts:  Anyone who’s spent time with me over the past 10 years knows that I like Lifetime’s Project Runway, and I LOVE Tim Gunn.  Meeting him last year at the Lucky Brand event at Barton Creek Mall only solidified my respect and admiration for him.  Tim’s new […]

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Do You Have Body Dysmorphia?

What else does one do on a sick day than watch TLC’s “What Not To Wear?” In an effort to forget about my scratchy throat and plugged ears, I lost myself in the story of Danielle, an Austin teacher who shed a remarkable 120 pounds and needed a wardrobe makeover.  Danielle suffered from a what […]

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What We Pay To Look & Feel Good

If you had to put a dollar value on achieving a positive self image and all the benefits that come with that confidence, what would that number be?  $100?  Or maybe $100,000? Below are some staggering statistics on what women are currently spending to look and feel better: $10-$70 per month:  Average cost for antidepressants […]

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On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakthrough

  Author, blogger and local high-riser Ruth Pennebaker doesn’t sugarcoat the aging process. In this Austin Woman Magazine interview by Spike Gillespie, she inspires us all to age gracefully but certainly not demurely. “Ruth Pennebaker is sitting on the patio of Zocalo Café in Clarksville, taking in the campechana seafood cocktail served in a martini […]

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My friend Lea Eiseman is the Pantone guru

My friend Lea Eiseman is the Pantone guru who trends seasonal colors. It’s all about tangerine this spring– if it matches your personal color palette! http://ow.ly/8ADjU

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