24 May 2018
May 24, 2018

3 Tips on How to Bare Arms this Summer

If you’re like me and others of a certain age, wearing sleeveless is getting to be more difficult with each passing day. And living in the South where the summers can be unbearable further complicates the issue for wearing sleeveless. In this week’s post, I’m sharing a few tips to help you wear those sleeveless pieces.. read more →

10 May 2018
May 10, 2018

Lots of Luxe: What We’re All About

So, what is Lots of Luxe all about? We say it repeatedly; we’re all about you our clients. But, what exactly does that mean? What does that mean to us and what does that mean for you? Who we are: First and foremost, we are our clients’ partner in the pursuit of a wardrobe that works… read more →

02 May 2018
May 2, 2018

Classic Neutrals: Black & White

Another Spring Summer 2018 Trend While this season’s fashion color trends have included pink, pastels, corals and lovely shades of blue, the black & white combo has really dominated. Our Etcetera & Carlisle collections are always on trend in the most wearable styles. Have a look: Highlighting ETCETERA: The gallery below contains the many black &.. read more →

25 Apr 2018
April 25, 2018

How to Wear Prints & Patterns

Spring and summer fashion brought numerous prints and patterns. You may be overlooking their beauty and creativity or dismissing them as too complicated to wear. Let’s address the artistry in patterns first. An artist designed every pattern or print you see in clothing. He or she manipulates color, scale, and repetition as they design the.. read more →

16 Apr 2018
April 16, 2018

Fashion: What’s age got to do with it?

If you know anything about Lots of Luxe, you know that we sell beautiful designer lines of clothing exclusively to women through our Studio Trunk Shows. What you may not know, is that we’re a small group of women who love the company of other women. We love being your companion and guide through the.. read more →

11 Apr 2018
April 11, 2018

Power Players – Update Your Work Wardrobe

Power suits are a favorite of the working woman. Look sharp in an instant with a sleek blazer and pants or pencil skirt. Coco Chanel is deemed the first designer of men’s wear for women. She created the first women’s suit. Since then, suits have become synonymous with the female executive. Power suits became a.. read more →

04 Apr 2018
April 4, 2018

Dresses for Every Figure

Any body type is beautiful, all you need is to choose the right styles for your figure! Wearing flattering dresses for your body type instantly highlights all of the places you want to show off while masking any areas you’d like to keep a secret. The key to being effortlessly stunning in your 40s and beyond.. read more →

27 Mar 2018
March 27, 2018

Smart Work Looks for the Season

With every new season, we’re faced with the question of what to wear to work. It’s easy to stay stylish at the office with this season’s looks from Carlisle & ETCETERA collections. These collections are stylish, classic and sophisticated and so many of the pieces will take you from the office to an evening out… read more →

23 Mar 2018
March 23, 2018

Transition Your Wardrobe into Spring

We mentioned last week, in our Modern Tweed post, that we are not to trust our March weather. Evidence of that was just this week with our low temps and a dusting of snow. And we all know we cannot believe every weather report we hear. The running joke is that weather experts get it.. read more →

13 Mar 2018
March 13, 2018

Modern Tweed

Spring weather can be unpredictable. We certainly know that here in North Carolina. You just cannot trust March weather. That’s why every fashionista has a classic tweed jacket or two on rotation. Tweed is no longer just for the fall and winter fashion seasons. Carlisle & ETCETERA are showing tweed in a beautiful array of.. read more →