13 Nov 2019
November 13, 2019

Fashion Trends: Love Them or Leave Them?

Your Ultimate Guide for Deciding Which Fashion Trends Will Work for You Are you a trend chaser or a trend avoider? What thoughts inevitably come up when you hear the word “trend’? If trends are working for you, I would never challenge you to leave them. Of course, fashion is meant to be playful and fun… read more →

20 Feb 2019
February 20, 2019

Spring 2019 Fashion Trends

Spring is an especially celebrated season for many reasons, including in the fashion industry. Spring is a time for new beginnings and for warming up after a long winter. So, in the spirit of spring, here are the trends from Carlisle and ETCETERA for this year’s upcoming season.   Natural Neutrals In the spring of.. read more →

23 Jan 2019
January 23, 2019

How to Get More Enjoyment from Your Wardrobe

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Do you look at your wardrobe, shrug, and want to walk away? Are you uninspired? Do you wear the same basic uniform every day? Have you thought about calling it quits with fashion? Everyone goes through slumps over their wardrobe. It often takes months, and sometimes even years, to realize we’re in a slump. That’s.. read more →

08 Jan 2019
January 8, 2019

How to Build a Dream Wardrobe in 7 Easy Steps

Building a wardrobe is a truly daunting task. How many of us can devote the time to create a flawless, versatile wardrobe that never leaves us wondering what to wear? Most of us buy more and more clothing without consciously building a wardrobe that allows for easy access to outfits for every occasion. If we don’t build.. read more →

No woman is born knowing how to wear makeup that perfectly complements her outfits. And believe me, there are rules for how it’s done. Now, “rules” imply finite yes and no directions, but I use the term rules more as “guidelines” for how you can look your absolute best. They aren’t meant to be limiting,.. read more →

Are you ready to try some new things from the fall/winter fashion offerings? Whether you sample one item or several, there are some tantalizing treats to choose from. Here’s a sample menu of what’s available to you. 1. I want to draw your attention to the different shades of green. Are there fifty shades? I.. read more →

25 Sep 2018
September 25, 2018

The Fall Color Trend Report

The fall and winter colors have graced the runways and tried and true fall colors have returned but so have some shocking hues. This fall is about more than the typical neutrals, browns, and olives that we expect. While those are always go–to autumnal colors, we can add in some of the far–from–usual trending colors.. read more →

As one season comes to a close and we embrace another, we experience that in-between weather and dressing for the day can be a bit of a challenge. It’s too hot to wear fall attire and chilly mornings and evenings make it too cold for summer clothes. The best way to combat the awkward uncertainty.. read more →

21 Feb 2018
February 21, 2018

Those Lovely Blues

Because of the association with a clear blue sky and a calm blue ocean, our minds embrace the concept of blue as tranquil & constant. We translate that into a symbolic image of dependability and loyalty. Blue inspires confidence. It is also restful and makes us feel calm. When wearing blue, we can have a calming.. read more →

16 Nov 2017
November 16, 2017

A New Twist on Traditional Holiday Colors

Melrose W. Fisher It’s that time of year again where everything we see seems to be blinking red, green, gold or silver especially when we go to holiday parties. The holiday season is the time everyone pulls out their favorite red sweater or jacket with gold metallic threads running through it or that Christmas green.. read more →