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Altuzarra Blouse with Jeans

Sometimes I think women avoid wearing blouses because they feel like it needs to be dressed up.

It doesn’t.

Here’s me in this Altuzarra from Target snake print blouse with my new favorite pair of H&M dark skinny jeans I found on ThredUp, plus a pair of beige flats.

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Which Sweaters are Right for Your Body Type?

It’s sweater season! But what sweaters are right for your body type? In the video below, I break down 4 types of sweaters and which kind of bodies they look best in. Summary and links after the video: Cable Knit Sweater – I know, this sweater is having a massive moment right now, but it […]

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Last Warm Day

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I’m pretty sure this is the last warm day of the season, so I’m celebrating with wearing shorts. I saw a fashion photo from the 70s of a woman wearing a long sleeved play suit – which inspired me to create this combo.

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Basic

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Want to know my secret weapon for working at home in the winter? Dresses. Knit dresses, specifically. They’re comfy and polished, all at the same time. Pretty much the holy grail of work at home style. I tried accessorizing this, but the tan ankle boots seemed to be enough.

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Feeling Romantic

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I always get resistance when I suggest putting red and pink together. People either think it “clashes” (whatever that means) or they protest that it’s not Valentine’s Day. But I love wearing the combo. Here I paired a vintage red blouse with a pink lace skirt and a trench.

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Consignment Shopping Haul

I’m a sucker for a deal, are you?! One of my favorite places to shop is The Hanger Boutique. It’s secondhand – which means deals galore – but it also benefits a great organization, Working Wardrobes. Check out my video below to see the silk tops, Marc Jacobs skirt, and Jason Wu dress I scored […]

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Deconstructing (and Shopping) Street Style

Show of hands: how many of you are on Pinterest? Okay, so almost everyone. Pinterest is a great resource for inspiration photos, but how does a lady like you get the style you see actually into your closet? By breaking it down, piece by piece, and shopping for it. In my latest video, I’m showing […]

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Boots with Shorts

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Most of the time, my outfit combinations really come down to me wanting to wear “this” and “that.” (The weather is getting cooler, and it gets really cold in my home office.) So, I put different things together, and sometimes it works.

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The 2014 Holiday Style Guide is Here!

Ladies, pick up your copy of The Wardrobe Code 2014 Holiday Style Guide! Learn more at this link …

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Coats, Statement Pieces, and Supporting Players

There’s a funny thing that happens when you’re a style mentor and some of your clients have rather large budgets for clothing: Your already-champagne taste becomes even champagny-er. And, as much as I would love to shop right alongside some of them, the budget just doesn’t allow for it all the time. However, not being able […]

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