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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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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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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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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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Congrats to Raven & Lily – Classy Award Winners

Austin-based Raven + Lily is the CLASSY Award Winner for Philanthropic Business of the Year. The 4th Annual CLASSY Awards, the largest philanthropic awards ceremony in the country, took place last weekend in San Diego. Raven + Lily is a humanitarian, fair trade and eco-friendly line of apparel, accessories and paper goods. Their partnerships, currently in North India, Cambodia, and […]

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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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