A Day in the Life of a Style Consultant

Despite the cold temps, it is the first day of spring, and I am embracing it! But hey, it wouldn't be the midwest if the weather matched the season we are in, right? One of the most frequently asked questions I get is, what does...

The new hemline

I am sure you already see it when you've been shopping. Hemlines of pants are getting shorter and shorter, while the waist of them is getting higher and higher.   The hemline this spring is ankle length. Now, I know some people love this, and others aren't...

Trench Coats

Not only was today's weather gorgeous, but it also was the perfect excuse to wear my trench coat from the Banana Republic X Olivia Palermo collection. Trench coats are one of the top trends this season for men and women, and I could not be...

Top 5 Spring Shoe Styles For Men

The only people who love shoes more than women are men. Where are my sneaker heads at? But really, there are so many great versatile options for spring shoes this seasons. I am loving how gray and navy are taking over the classic brown and...

Top 5 Spring Shoe Styles

Good shoes take you good places, am I right? Now, this is coming from someone who is totally shoe obsessed, but picking just five of my top favorite spring styles this season was extremely difficult. Seriously, I am so excited for spring fashion this year....

Dress For Success

This week Mere and I had the opportunity to learn more about Dress For Success from the Co-Founders, Teresa Choi and Jody White. Dress For Success has always been a place where I donated my - and client's -  professional attire clothing. I believe in...

How to Wear Stripes

With spring right around the corner, I wanted to talk about one of the top pattern trends this season. You guessed it, stripes, diagonal, horizontal, and vertical stripes. You are going to see them all. Stripes are one of the trickiest patterns to wear, am...

Favorite Places To Shop and Eat in NYC

I can't believe it has been nearly two weeks since I was in this beautiful city. Call me dramatic, but I am ready to go back. There are so many places to shop and eat in New York City; I think you could live there...

Vintage Meets Modern

As you've heard me say before, I have a deep love for vintage pieces. I love the stories that lie behind each item, the originality they hold, and the incredible prints and styles from the past.   While in New York, I stumbled upon one of my...

New York City: A Stylist’s Dream

The fashion, diversity, cultures, and history are just a few reasons why my love continues to run strong for New York City. This city has my heart and always will. This trip was an extra special one because my styling assistant, Meredith and I were able...