The Closet Audit is one of my favorites services we offer at DC Style Factory. One of the things I’ve learned in doing them, is that, in some ways, handling business in a bedroom closet is not much different than a boardroom meeting. There’s discussion, analyzing, decision making, sometimes disagreement, and there is also compromise. […]
DC Style Factory was honored to be featured in the March issue of Marie Claire!
Since, 2012, I have conducted one-on-one trainings with future personal stylists. I also occasionally trained local retail staff. I hadn’t actively pursued training as a major part of my business, though. Working with new and existing clients has always been the heart and soul of DC Style Factory. Fast forward to 2016…I was chatting with my pal and fellow local personal […]
It’s New Year’s Eve! I have spent the morning reading and reviewing everyone’s 2016 roundups on blogs, news sites, Facebook and more. Clearly, it’s time for me to snap to it and show some gratitude! Professionally, it’s been a banner year. DC Style Factory has been featured in both local and national news outlets. We have […]
We are thrilled to announce that DC Style Factory is partnering with another premier DC styling agency, Real Life Style for The Stylist Studio — a two-day intensive, interactive training program for up-and-coming personal stylists. This professional development program is designed to educate and launch personal stylists in their careers working one-on-one with clients and as business owners. With […]
Working with a personal stylist is an efficient way to hone your wardrobe and daily look — no question. Shopping and reworking your wardrobe with a professional who understands what works for your body type and personal style eliminates all the headache and guesswork. Shopping with someone who knows what brands to look for and where to find those […]
This spring, I had the pleasure of meeting and working with seven Delaware teachers for four days, styling them and appearing in a series of makeover videos. I had embarked on this National Education Association project for the first time last year. This year they upped the ante by having DC Style Factory complete makeovers for […]
When I make outfits for clients, I spend a lot of time talking about that third piece — the jacket that spiffs up your dark jeans and printed blouse, the scarf that takes your LBD from frumpy to French-girl, Garance Doré chic. More often than not, that third piece ends up being a necklace, from a […]
This month, we partnered with Georgetown boutique, Lynn Louisa, for a spring style workshop, featuring some unsung wardrobe heroes: transitional clothing. Transitional garments — you guessed it — move effortlessly from season to season. The sun and spring air filtered into the boutique, ushering in workshop attendees. Soon the store was buzzing with women there for the sold-out event. […]
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