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 →

18 Oct 2018
October 18, 2018

Building Your Wardrobe is Easy in Threes

Building Your Wardrobe is Easy in Threes

Quite often we look in our closet, feel like something is missing, but we can’t figure out what it is. Wouldn’t it be great to have a simple way to assess your wardrobe so you know what you need to buy? Let me teach you my secret process! By looking at your wardrobe categories (tops,.. read more →

When it comes to a new fashion season, the thought of shopping for a new wardrobe might be overwhelming. A great alternative is to choose a few new accessories to make your existing wardrobe feel brand new. Here are some ways you can do that. Scarves The newest style in scarves is long, long, long… 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 →

It seems that 2018 is bringing back denim trends that you have probably already worn in recent years. The last few years of denim trends have featured most tight skinny jeans but if you’re ready for some comfier options, this season is full of them. Retro denim styles are back in full force. You might.. read more →

30 Aug 2018
August 30, 2018

The Jeans Report

One thing we can count on from one fashion season to the next is a report on the latest in jeans. Why is there such a fascination with this iconic clothing item? I’ve dipped into the vault of comments made by designers, celebrities, and models on the subject of jeans. How about this from designer.. read more →

20 Aug 2018
August 20, 2018

Seven Days Seven Ways – The Folio Suit

In this post, we’re featuring the FOLIO SUIT from Etcetera’s Fall Collection. The Folio Suit is made from a beautiful Turkish Herringbone fabric that packs nicely and transitions seasons beautifully. Here we’re highlighting Seven Ways to wear the FOLIO SUIT in Seven Days. DAY 1 – THE COZY SWEATER We’ve picked the MULTI sweater. This.. read more →

15 Aug 2018
August 15, 2018

Fall Transition: How to Wear Ankle Boots

The seasons are soon to be changing, and there is one versatile piece of footwear that is perfect for the transition into autumn. Ankle boots work perfectly for the in-between weather because they can be worn with dresses, pants and more. Ankle boots make the summer-to-fall wardrobe changeover stylishly seamless. Ankle boots come in all.. read more →