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Personal Look Book: Get Your Act (and Wardrobe) Together

Personal Look Book: Get Your Act (and Wardrobe) Together

The arrival of a new season is like a new beginning. Another chance for us to get our acts together. How much easier would your life be if you had your wardrobe styled, categorized and available at your finger tips? Well, I’m about to rock your world… I am excited to introduce Personal Look Books. I am using a new program that allows you to simply upload photos of your clothing to your own personal, private virtual closet and I create complete looks for the season. Your personal look book downloads as an app to a mobile device (phone or tablet)… Continue Reading »

The Perfect Wedding Bag

The Perfect Wedding Bag

I have come across the perfect wedding keepsake for a bride. A chic, carry-all lined in velvet for her heels, jewelry, makeup or lingerie by Trousseau & Co.  Cleverly created by Joy Proctor, a wedding planner who was tired of seeing her brides carry their precious heirlooms in a disarray and thrown about the bridal suite. What I love most is the nod to history. The term trousseau refers to the clothes, household linen, and other belongings collected by a bride for her marriage. The classic design by Trousseau & Co. along with quality gold hardware make this carry-all perfect for not only your… Continue Reading »

3 Effortless Ways To Update Your Wardrobe

3 Effortless Ways To Update Your Wardrobe

Do you ever feel like you have a closet full of clothes and nothing to wear? Heck, even I feel like that at times.  Here are my suggestions on effortless ways to update your wardrobe. Re-organize your closet  We tend to wear the same things because we are looking at the same clothes in the same way – daily. Blah! When I find myself bored with my wardrobe I switch things up.  I am a huge fan of color coordinating my clothes. It is visually appealing and makes getting dressed so much easier.  If you find yourself wearing mostly black, stay… Continue Reading »

Wardrobe Hangers 101

Wardrobe Hangers 101

Does your closet look like a mishmash of hangers like shown above? During a wardrobe cleanse with a client I had the pleasure of not only revamping the items in her wardrobe but also the hangers she was using. Client’s Closet BEFORE Closet Edit & Organization Session First things first, just say NO to wire hangers. Besides dry cleaning there really is no other use for wire hangers. They can easily damage your clothes. I typically find clients using plastic tube hangers. While these are perfectly fine to use in your closet, they are actually meant to be used when air… Continue Reading »

How to Take Care of Your Cashmere

How to Take Care of Your Cashmere

Recently I had a client who bought a gorgeous cashmere sweater to add to her wardrobe. I am a huge fan of Minnie Rose cashmere because they are wearable all year round. It’s light weight enough to wear in the spring & summer, yet will still keep you warm in the fall & winter. Most importantly, the quality is fantastic. This is a piece she will get a lot of use and longevity out of – as long as she takes care of it properly. Here are several tips for cleaning your cashmere: Wash cashmere with COLD water in a… Continue Reading »