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The hidden lesson from Tonya vs Nancy
Over the holidays I caught up on my movies so I went to see I, Tonya in the plush Cinepolis theatre. (Side note I love how elevated theatre going has gotten with reservable recliners and food service almost at a restaurant level. 
Just having way less people in the theatre I find is super luxurious […]
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Subscription and style rental boxes..friend or foe?
Rachel and I met through our book publisher and have been fast friends ever since. We’re both personal stylists so we have a lot to talk about. And when we get together it’s pretty darn powerful. So join us today as we share the inside scoop about all things subscription boxes. Yeah, I’m talking about […]
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DO YOU MAKE SOLVING THE PROBLEMS IN YOUR LIFE A PRIORITY?
For over 10 years, Laura dreamed of hiring a personal stylist. She worked hard and had a very full home life as a mother and wife. But instead she went through periods of not shopping and then over shopping. After having kids her body shape changed and she became so frustrated that she just stopped […]
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UNIFORM DRESSING – FRIEND OR FORM OF TORTURE
The last time I remember wearing a uniform was during my brief stint as a waitress at the Armani Cafe on Newbury Street in Boston. It was a boxy khaki Nehru jacket with skirt. The skirt was boxy and long on me so I rolled the waist band to make it shorter and cuter. The […]
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Why Style Subscription Box ‘STYLISTS’ Could Hurt Your Style
I was at a weekend speaker summit where one of the speakers kept tugging down at her gorgeous embroidered top. There was no doubt that this was one of the most bad ass tops I had ever seen. But it was making her pull it down repeatedly. When she sat, the top rode up even more. […]
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The 5 Layers of COMFORT How to be Comfortable and Chic
I would say one of the top words that comes up when talking with my clients about their desired style is COMFORTABLE. They put comfort above all else. Yes they want to look elegant, chic, sophisticated, but most of all be comfortable. While comfort seems like a simple enough request there are many different levels […]
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Be Careful Who You Take Advice From
This past weekend I was in Boston for a wedding and I snuck in some shopping time for myself. This is a rare occasion and I was excited by the adventure. Generally when I do shop for myself I know exactly what flatters my shape, coloring and features, so it’s a painless, easy and quick process. This […]
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Are you wearing another person’s style?
I spoke with a potential client last week and she was sharing with me how much she hates shopping. She hates shopping so much that when she needed outfits she would go shopping with her sister and her sister would tell her what to buy. When she needed a bra, her sister would tell her […]
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The Skinny Jean Controversy Follow Up
Last week I wrote a post that struck a sharp cord with some about my dislike of skinny jeans and now feel based on the feedback that a followup post is necessary. I am not trying to deny anyone their beloved skinny jeans Or cover up curvy women’s curves. In fact my work is about […]
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Why The Skinnies MAY Be Harmful To Your Style!
Where are all the NON skinny jeans? Can I confess something to you? I hate skinny jeans Skinny leggings Skinny cropped pants Skinny straight leg pants. Why? I should love all styles equally as a personal stylist right? Well here is the thing. In all of my 16 years as a personal wardrobe stylist for […]
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