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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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Concierge Confidential

Concierge Confidential: The Gloves Come Off & The Secrets Come Out! Tales from a Man Who Serves Millionaires, Moguls & Madmen by Michael Fazio and Michael Malice Ideal For:  People who travel or dine out frequently or want to get the most from these experiences on the rare occasion when they do. Thea’s Thoughts:  Renowned […]

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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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The Ultimate Confidence Test: My High School Reunion

My 25-year high school reunion is tonight. It may be the year’s Ultimate Confidence Test. I’m not the girl I was in 1987. Can you find me in that sea of hair?? Aside from the usual hmming and haaaing over what outfit to wear, it’s time to brace for the visible, albeit subtle, reactions to […]

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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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Freckles to Cancer: One Mom’s Story

“As you may have seen, I have skin cancer, the deadliest kind…” The rest of the message became a blur as I physically reacted to this news from my client turned friend Caroline McEntee.  How does this happen to such a vibrant woman who I saw go through a style and confidence transformation that showed […]

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Signature Styling Catches A Killer!

Signature Styling Catches A Killer!

One of the most important aspects of Signature Styling is creating an image that speaks to who you are and where you’re going.  Your style must be true to your personality rather than imitating someone else or dressing in a manner that you think other people like or expect.  If you fake it, people eventually […]

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