22 Sep 2016
September 22, 2016

Finding the Right Jean for Your Body Shape

by Melrose W. Fisher September 21, 2016 Fall is that time of year when those of us in the South love wearing our jeans with oversized sweaters and tops. The problem the majority of us have is finding that “right” pair of jeans. You know, the pair that feels awesome and looks fabulous regardless of.. read more →

27 Aug 2016
August 27, 2016

Shape Up and Stand Out!

Shape Up and Stand Out! Melrose Fisher “Muffin top,” “back fat,” “cottage cheese thighs,” “thunder thighs” and the list goes on and on. You know exactly what I’m referring to. Those are negative comments the majority of women make about themselves, especially when shopping for clothes. Lord knows the list grows by leaps and bounds.. read more →

18 Aug 2016
August 18, 2016

Which Colors Will You Be Wearing This Fall?

PANTONE FASHION COLOR REPORT – FALL 2016 Leatrice Eiseman, Exec. Director, Pantone Color Institute August 18, 2016 Fall 2016: A Unity of Strength, Confidence, and Complexity It’s that time again! For Fall 2016, Pantone Institute has revealed a 10-color palette. The desire for tranquility, strength and optimism have inspired a Fall 2016 color palette that.. read more →

  1. STATEMENT FURS – REAL & FAUX, BOLD COLORS & PRINTS 2. RUFFLES 3. SHADES OF TAN – ALL SHADES OF TAN/BROWN 4. SUPER SHINE – METALLICS ESPECIALLY GOLD 5. SHEARLING JACKETS – ESPECIALLY AVIATOR-STYLE JACKETS 6. TURTLENECKS UNDER DRESSES – LONG SLEEVE TOPS UNDER EVEN THE GLITZY DRESSES 7. PLAIDS – A LITTLE.. read more →

by Perrie Samotin Shared by Melrose Risher March 8, 2016 When it comes to fashion tips, it sometimes seems that everyone and their mother (literally!) has tried-and-true style advice they swear by. Some are useful, while others are well, not so much. With that in mind, we’ve culled 101 style tips from the best: designers, lifestyle.. read more →

07 Aug 2015
August 7, 2015

OFFICE ELEGANT . . . Magic with Separates

Written by my Etcetera colleague Barbara Bisel. Dressing for success in Fall 2015 means different things to different women. While some work environments call for a dressed-up-matching-suit look, many, if not most workplaces call for a more relaxed ensemble. Nonetheless, the suits our designers have created this season are anything but staid. Owning any one.. read more →

05 Aug 2015
August 5, 2015

TOP 5 TRENDS for FALL 2015

…Are you ready? Let us give you a preview of the amazing Fall ECTETERA Collection while exploring the very wearable seasonal trends.   There will always be someone who prefers cool, covered-up understatement to the excesses of print, color, and embellishment. This trend is all about deploying restrained pieces to bold effect.     Graphic,.. read more →

May 21, 2015 By Melrose Fisher           Summertime is normally a time of slowing down and relaxing. Some people are better than others at actually utilizing the summer season to relax and re-charge. Reading seems to be the one summer activity everyone engages in. One easy read that JoEllyn Slott (ETCETERA Style.. read more →

04 May 2015
May 4, 2015

THE INCREDIBLE, VERSATILE SCARF

For all of our clients (and ourselves to be honest), here is what you’ve all been asking for…how to tie those beautiful Etcetera & Calisle | Per Se scarves! Claudia Phillips, Etcetera Area Development Manager gives us wonderful information regarding scarves along with a video and diagrams of how to tie that accessory we all.. read more →

06 Apr 2015
April 6, 2015

How to choose the right skirt length.

By Tracy Rhawn Varga | March 22, 2015 With all of the skirt and dress lengths available, what is the best length for your legs? The short answer is that you want your hemline to hit a relatively small part of your leg. If you look at the natural shape of most women’s legs, the widest part.. read more →