Cardigans can be blouses too. And hands can do weird things when you’re used to dressing other people and taking pictures of them. A special thank you to Hide the Cheese for snapping these pics.
I know it’s only Wednesday, but we’re brunchin’. Today’s outfit is casual weekend brunch with friends. Or shopping. Or coffee. The idea is is it’s a step up from the cozy, comfy previous look. The top is silk, but the shoes and rolled skinnies still have a relaxed feel. Paired with bolder colors, the sweater […]
As a personal stylist, it’s always about giving my clients the most bang for their buck. When we purchase something new, it has to make sense for your life and with the clothing that you already have in your wardrobe. It has to be flattering, fit well and make you feel good. But, we also […]
I posted my fall wishlist a few weeks back, but I also contributed to a piece for Bethesda Magazine: my picks for women 40 and over. Truth be told, though, these pieces are ageless. The white coat can be worn with distressed jeans and ankle boots and look very different than if paired with dark trouser jeans and those […]
Clients often ask me what my personal style is, where I buy certain items, etc. Enter Instagram. @dcstylefactory Get into it.
With yesterday morning’s temperatures jacket-worthy, I knew it was time…time to get our layering on. In the D.C. area, early fall means that temperatures may start in the 60s in the morning, but rise into the 80s by afternoon. Because we are in that transitional period between hot and cold, I always like to talk […]
Two words: shoulder pads. Happy Monday!
Yup it’s here. Fall. And with it comes trend list after trend list after trend list. Recently, though, I read a New York Times article about the death of seasonal fashion trends. That people wear what they want to wear and make their own what is current. You can see it in the plethora of […]
my denim sleeveless jacket. i’ve had it forever-and-a-day. wear it nonstop during the spring and now finding it to be the perfect transition piece to fall. all my tanks, tees, summer dresses and even shorts will get a little more wear with this layering piece. once it gets cooler, i plan to button it up […]
We’re going to Thailand. For a month. We do it every other year. We fly for 24 hours. Yes, I said 24 hours. We lounge on the islands. We travel to the mountains. We hang with my family We eat. And eat. And eat…and eat. But before all that good stuff…we pack. “Where do you […]