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The 'IBM to Startup' Micro Capsule Wardrobe

The 'IBM to Startup' Micro Capsule Wardrobe
Last week, I had the privilege of developing a small Capsule Wardrobe for a big force in the field of software engineering. The clothes I pulled are unique to my client's needs, but the styling principles apply to anyone who wants maximum impact from a minimal wardrobe! Check out the 5 styling principles to steal!

6 Style Lessons From a 6-Year-Old's Capsule Wardrobe

6 Style Lessons From a 6-Year-Old's Capsule Wardrobe

Although designed for a little girl, this Micro Capsule Wardrobe embodies style principles that work for women of all ages. Here’s the top six styling tips from my six-year old’s capsule:    

1) Add core statement pieces |Choose a few statement pieces that define your style vibe for the season.

3 Tips for a Stylish 2018

3 Tips for a Stylish 2018
Happy New Year! It's the time of the year dedicated to transformations and new beginnings.  What we wear is often overlooked as a catalyst for ach...

Don't Make a New Year's Resolution This Year (Do This Instead)

Don't Make a New Year's Resolution This Year (Do This Instead)
Approximately 50% of us make a New Year's resolution, but most of us give up on it by February. In 2015, I posted a YouTube video with thoughts on...

How to Pick a Holiday Outfit You’ll Still Want to Wear in the New Year

How to Pick a Holiday Outfit You’ll Still Want to Wear in the New Year

According to a British study, women put an exorbitant amount of effort into finding the right holiday outfit. We also spend big bucks to get it right. Between the dress, accessories and updating hairstyles, Good Housekeeping UK reports that women spend about $600 (adapted to $CAD) on their office Christmas Party look.

Spending that kind of time and money on an outfit you’ll only wear once is a major waste of limited wardrobe resources. Consider these four key tips to find holiday outfits you’ll still want to wear when the calendar flips over to 2018.

Ambitious Women: 3 Steps to Dress for Career Success

Ambitious Women: 3 Steps to Dress for Career Success

As a career professional, you have likely witnessed the workplace culture quirks that can stand between a qualified candidate and their dream position. In the quest to advance from “qualified” to “promoted” in an imperfect system, don't overlook the influence your image can play in persuading others you're right for the position.

I have compiled a short list of the top 3 steps to dress for career success.    

 

How to Style the Killer Curves of the HOURGLASS Body Shape 

How to Style the Killer Curves of the HOURGLASS Body Shape 
The hourglass shape is characterized by balanced hips and shoulders with a defined waist. If your bust and hip measurements are the same, or within an inch of one another, and your waist is at least nine inches smaller than your hip/bust measurement, you’re an hourglass!

Styling the Super Sexy TRIANGLE Body Shape

Styling the Super Sexy TRIANGLE Body Shape
The triangle shape, also known as a pear, is characterized by hips that are larger than your shoulder/bust line. The triangle body is larger below the waist than above. Shoulders tend to be narrow and/or sloping with a small to average bust. Triangles tend to gain weight in their hips and buttocks.

Dressing the hot, athletic INVERTED TRIANGLE Body Shape

Dressing the hot, athletic INVERTED TRIANGLE Body Shape
The inverted triangle shape, also known as a diamond, is characterized by a wider shoulder and/or bust line with narrow hips and  minimal waist ind...

Styling the Luscious ROUND Body Shape

Styling the Luscious ROUND Body Shape
The round body shape, also known as an apple, is characterized by fullness in the midriff without a defined defined waistline.  If you have a bit ...

Styling the Flawless RECTANGLE Body Shape

Styling the Flawless RECTANGLE Body Shape
The rectangle shape, also known as a “straight” or "ruler" shape, is defined by balanced hips and shoulders with minimal waist definition. The rec...

Body Shape 101 - The Keep it Simple Guide to Showing Off What Your Mama Gave You

Body Shape 101 - The Keep it Simple Guide to Showing Off What Your Mama Gave You
The single most important factor in dressing well is choosing clothing that compliments your body shape. While no two bodies are precisely the same, every woman can advance her style by following tips for one of the five primary body shapes.