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Hi I’m Alexandra, author + personal stylist since 2001.
Welcome to my blog where I write everything (except for the press pieces).
No guest or sponsored posts just my unfiltered opinion of where style and reality intersect.
Enjoy!

Confessions, Press,
DailyMakeover.com: Day to Date Accessories Interview
When I was interviewed by DailyMakeover.com about the best accessories to take you from a day at the office to date night, I immediately thought of Alexis Bittar jewelry, one of my go-to brands for fabulous yet classic pieces. Opt for sparkly earrings or layered necklaces and you’ll be ready for any occasion!
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Confessions, STYLE DIY,
T-shirt says what??
I was inspired to write this post after weeding out multiple t-shirts from several clients’ closets. I hear all the time that my clients want nice ‘shells,’ or underpinnings, to wear under blazers and sweaters – and obviously from what I found in their closets, they think a white tee fills this need. After working […]
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Confessions, TALENTED PEOPLE,
Made to Measure Retro “Mad Men” Style
What to Wear Wednesdays Stylist Secret Source Retro dresses galore. This Etsy designer is a woman after my own heart. She pulls inspiration from vintage patterns and celebrity sightings, creating made-to-measure retro-chic dresses that look like they were pulled from the set of Mad Men (which I admit to watching just for the fashion!). I […]
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ART, Confessions,
Affordable Art Fair selects – September 2011
As a stylist, I have an appreciation for all things stylish and that includes art. One of my favorite things to do in nyc is the visit the armory and art fairs, including the Affordable Art Fair. Again this season it was held at 7 West 34th Street. I stopped by to chat with my favorite […]
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Press,
FM News 101.9 in NYC
Last Friday I had the pleasure and honor to be interviewed in Bryant park by Floridian transplant Michelle Murillo of FM News 101.9. I didn’t get to hear the segments live but here they are for your listening and learning. Segments are about footwear during transitional weather here in New York. I’m seeing a mix […]
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Confessions, STYLE DIY,
Get out of your uniform rut!
What to Wear Wednesdays While working with a private client in Marin County, California,  I quickly identified her fashion blind spot while exploring her huge walk-in closet: she’s a uniform dresser. I’ve also seen this many times in New York: someone likes a shirt, so he or she will buy multiples of it. This leads to […]
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Press,
CNN Money Missoni/Target
By Jessica Dickler NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Just one day after the launch of the Missoni for Target collection brought the retailer’s web site to its knees, a secondary market for the items — many of which sold out in a matter of hours — has already sprung up on eBay and Craigslist. But shoppers […]
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Confessions, FASHION SHOWS,
Celestino Couture Spring 2012 Preview
I had the privilege of going behind the scenes at the sneak peak editorial photo shoot of Sergio Guadarrama’s new spring collection for Celestino Couture at the Starrett-Lehigh Building. Sergio is a dear friend and collaborator of mine who does excellent custom work in addition to his line which is carried in fine boutiques. Sergio […]
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Confessions, STYLE DIY,
My go-to wardrobe “cheat”
Ok,  I admit it: there is a whole section in my closet of separates that I ignore. Even though I am a talented stylist who can make outfits up in my sleep, I too, would rather have an easy time getting dressed in the morning (just like all of my clients). So my current wardrobe “cheat” […]
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Confessions, Press,
Yahoo Finance Video
Behind the Scenes in Yahoo Finance Financially Fit Video with Farnoosh Shot on Friday August 26th at my headquarters. We went deep into my closet to talk about my top tips for SAVE VS. SPLURGE. I wore an outfit by my favorite Brooklyn designer Selma Karaca with Cole Haan red slingbacks. My makeup and hair […]
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