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Style Blog

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,
eHow Style: Holiday Travel Wear Made Easy
Traveling for the holidays? Then you might be interested in eHow’s most recent article, below! They interviewed me about the best strategies for packing for a trip. Continue reading to get them all! With the cool weather, joyful music and loads of delicious food, the holiday season is the favorite time of year for many. […]
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Confessions, FASHION AND STYLE INSPIRATIONS,
Learning from Lady Gaga
What do Lady Gaga, Madonna, and Michael Jackson all have in common besides singing? Their fashion statements and personal style re-inventions were – and are – almost as important as their music. The message of musical artists can be so intertwined and wrapped up in their physical image. I personally believe that Lady Gaga’s fast […]
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Confessions, Press,
Food and Wine Mavens: What To Wear To a Feast
What did you wear on Thanksgiving? What are you going to wear to all the upcoming family feasts this holiday season? I was interviewed on this very subject by the blog Food and Wine Mavens. Read the full article below for my advice and more! What To Wear To a Feast Happy Thanksgiving! Let’s face […]
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Confessions, STYLE DIY,
Looks for NOBODY
While I do get a big kick out of Man Repeller, I usually teach my clients the complete reverse philosophy. I believe in client and male attraction! However, the fit you find in most retail stores is the opposite of flattering. I recognize that most fashion companies are out to make money, and so they […]
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Confessions, Press,
Creators.com on Home-Based Businesses
Have you ever thought about working from home? Creators.com features six home-based business ideas that are out of the box, including mine! Read the whole story below: Many people would like to work from home, but aren’t sure what they’d like to do. Here are six home-based businesses, a little off the beaten path, to […]
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Confessions,
Daphne Guinness exhibit at FIT
Take my advice: run to see the Daphne Guiness exhibit at FIT! If you are at all inspired by fashion icons, this exhibit, which runs through January 7, 2012, is a MUST. I visited with my mother, which was fun because she finds all the fancy shoes and couture dresses just so laughable, unapproachable, and […]
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Confessions, Press,
Smart Money: Shop Global For The Best Luxury Buys
Would you travel the world to score luxury goods at a discount this holiday season? Many shoppers would! This recent article in The Wall Street Journal‘s Smart Money delves into where luxury fashion products are sourced from, and how people are more and more willing to hunt them down. Below is an excerpt from the […]
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Confessions, STYLE DIY,
Style Myth Buster-A Perfect Body?
What to Wear Wednesdays Almost every week, one of my friends will say to me, “Alexandra, you have the perfect body. You can wear ANYTHING.” Well….I will take the compliment graciously, and yes, it feels nice to hear it. But, in reality, this is a myth. There is no such thing as a “perfect body”’ […]
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Confessions,
#HashtagHalloween Update
I have to tell you a secret about hosting a GLOBAL halloween #hashtag contest… it’s not easy. It involves a lot of tweeting, emailing, texting, and worrying about whether or not it will work. It’s really not an overnight thing to attempt a twitter revolution (ie. trending topic). I’m about ready for my unplug NOW. […]
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Press,
The Globe and Mail
This year, I was interviewed by The Globe and Mail about picking out a Halloween costume, which can get very competitive in NYC! Read the entire article here.
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