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Strategic Dressing

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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The Secrets to Dressing with Intention and Purpose 👗

By Strategic Dressing
Every day the media highlights celebrities, politicians, influencers, and musicians who understand that their wardrobe choices are a tool for accomplishing their agenda. The truth is these wardrobe tools are available to all of us.  The strategic messages our wardrobe can send actually comprise as much of our communication as our manner of speaking and gesturing. Your personal appearance does not just benefit from simply “showing up." Style is a form of self-expression; many would argue it is an opportunity to shine. As the author Joseph Campbell once said, “The privilege of a lifetime is being who we are."  What a gift.  Here are our tips...
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