How to “Shop Your Closet”

With the arrival of spring you probably feel like you need some new clothes. But before you pull out your credit card, try “shopping your closet” to discover old items that might feel new again. Here are a few tips on how to go about it: Dig deep. Bring out pieces from the back of … Continue Reading

My Accessorizing Rules

The right accessories can turn a simple outfit into an absolutely spectacular one. Here are some guidelines for accenting your look without going overboard: Mix (a Little), Don’t Match (too Much): The days of shoes matching handbags and earrings pairing with necklaces are over, unless you’re Queen Elizabeth. It looks more modern and interesting to … Continue Reading

3 Easy Style Updates for Fall

Fall is officially here, whether or not you can tell from the weather. With the new season you might be craving a style makeover, so I rounded up a few easy ideas for looking chic and up-to-date without having to invest in an entirely new wardrobe. Here are three top trends to try to give … Continue Reading

How to Look Cool in the Heat

I think we’ve now entered the “dog days” of summertime, so I thought I’d share my tips for looking polished in the heat. LA has had a hot (and relatively humid!) summer so far, and I’ve definitely survived my share of 90+ degree days. Stick to lights and brights. Dark colors absorb heat, while light … Continue Reading

How to Find Your Most Flattering Colors

Although some people would have you believe otherwise, discovering your best colors is more art than science. Here are a few flexible tips I’ve picked up on how to wear your most flattering colors: It’s all about undertones. Most people’s skin has either warm or cool undertones, and these are separate from skin color (dark-skinned … Continue Reading