Tools and Tips – Closet Organization

By Closet Curation

One of the ways I keep my life moving forward and get out the door each day is by having an organized closet where I can quickly and easily find what I’m looking for. Most nights, I lay out my clothes for the next day – even workout clothes – to make my morning stress free and easy. The way I organize my closet is the key to all of this.  Here are my most coveted tools, tips, and products that help in the quest to find your treasured items and stay organized:   FOOTWEAR –  Group by type Outside…

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Viva Magenta – The Color of The Year

By Beauty of Color, Fashion & Style Personalities, Strategic Dressing

  At the beginning of the year, the color experts at Pantone along with the AI tool, MidJourney, declared that Magenta was the most celebrated color for 2023. They called it an “unconventional shade for an unconventional time!”  It is true. These are unconventional times and Magenta is not conventional, no matter the times.   We can wear Magenta year-round and embrace its qualities as a color, or a tool, to promote self-expression, send a message, and dress as an individual. Magenta is full of positive meaning and transmits contentment, harmony, compassion, and kindness.      Why not incorporate this color into your…

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Statement Dressing For Everyone

By Strategic Dressing

In a world where digital communication has overtaken in-person relationships and where working from home has become a mainstay of modern life, being remembered and having a voice has become increasingly challenging. While this is not a surprise to many, it can feel isolating and frustrating to not be heard, leaving one feeling unseen. Statement pieces are one solution to overcoming these challenges and provide confidence and can fit any mood!

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The White Shirt Gone Rogue

By Strategic Dressing

A new classic returns and goes beyond the workplace.   Everyone owns one, two or three, and they’ve been a staple for years. Now, many tried and true brands at every price point have updated the classic white button-ups that we have all relied on as anchor pieces that go with just about everything. This year, there is a wide array of white collared shirts that are anything but uniform, yet they still have utility in any wardrobe. A century ago, the white shirt symbolized a pristine appearance. The “Oxford” shirt with an essential and basic status came next, as…

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How To Wear Jeans To Work

By Fashion & Style Personalities, Strategic Dressing

Six ideas you can simply replicate!   With the casualization of the workplace happening in multiple industries, one of the wardrobe basics that is have big resurgence is the classic blue jean. Everyone owns them and now its possible in some careers to be able to wear jeans to work.  Jeans offer versatility, functionality, comfort and style all in one simple silhouette. Always classic and chic with minimal effort.           Take a look at my jeans looks that are easy to copy for yourself!   1.   Dressing down a dramatic blouse  Bright pink blouse and jeans…

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A Complete Guide to Color Matching

By Beauty of Color, Dress Code, Fashion & Style Personalities, Strategic Dressing

It’s a big day. You’ve got an important meeting at work that you’re taking the lead on and you’ll be in front of a room of people. You want to make sure you look and feel your best. The only problem? You DISLIKE picking out your outfits. You’re not sure if it’s because you’ve got too many options or you just can’t think before your morning coffee – either way, you always seem to end up with the same, safe outfit. It doesn’t represent your personality or business ambitions at all, but you know it looks professional. If this sounds…

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A Complete Guide to Monochromatic Dressing

By Beauty of Color, Closet Curation, Strategic Dressing

Do you find yourself so busy that getting dressed in the morning is a stressor as opposed to a mood lifter? I’ve got the solution for you!   MONOCHROMATIC DRESSING   This style hack is not only on-trend but also chic, and easy to throw together on a whim. I’m sharing my ultimate guide for how to ace monochromatic dressing! “Monochromatic dressing isn’t just pairing the same color together and hoping for the best. It’s a strategic way to mix textures in varying shades to create dimension in your look. Plus, it’s an easy way to stretch your wardrobe and…

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New York Shopping Trip

By Closet Curation, Fashion & Style Personalities, Strategic Dressing, Your Best Self

I recently had the pleasure of taking a client on a New York shopping trip to explore private showrooms and select retailers. There’s something truly special about being able to shop with a client in person. It gives us the chance to really fine-tune their style and make sure it aligns perfectly with their professional and personal goals. On this particular trip, my mission was to find high-quality staples for my client who has an amazing arty-bohemian look. She already owns a collection of unique pieces. What she needed were those essential basics that tie everything together. So, I set out…

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Summer Essentials

By Body Type & Clothing Connection, Dress Code, Fashion & Style Personalities, Your Best Self

The easy dressing season is upon us and curating a summer capsule collection could not be easier. Core basic essentials anchor any seasonal wardrobe and we’ve put together staples that can used all summer as the workhorse pieces for any summer closet. Whether your body type is Hourglass, Oval, Inverted Triangle, Square or Triangle, here you will find everything from classic jean skirts to multiple layering shirts, to outwear and accessories.  Shop early as inventories are low at most on line retailers and in store. Body fit is a crucial factor in elevating someone’s style. A proper fit enhances all…

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