how to wear, Style Blog

how to wear: a scarf in summer

As summer starts to wind down the nights get a little cooler, this is the perfect time of year to accessorize your look with a scarf. Normally a scarf is your best friend from November through February, but it can be just as flattering and functional during warmer months. Look for scarves in light and

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how to wear, Style Blog

how to wear: the draped black dress

The flattering draped necklines are a big trend for fall (YAY!) and finding the perfect black dress that can work for about any occasion just got a little easier.  The dress can work with a thin cardigan and belt, one-button blazer or alone.  Because of the neckline, no necklace is necessary. Here I show two

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business casual, meetings + conferences, Style Blog

navy shirt dress now + later

With the stores transitioning clothing from sweaters and coats to light tops and dresses for Spring, it can be a little difficult trying to find something to wear for the weather now. Here’s one idea on how to use the classic spring shirt dress (this cute Carissa Rose navy dress is based on bust size)

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how to wear, Style Blog, trend nav

how to wear: a brooch

Do you know how to wear a brooch?  Worried that it may be too close to ‘the girls’ and that people may think other things have fallen too? I’ve decided to demystify the process on how to wear a brooch to further avoid the “Pin the Tail on the Donkey” methods I’ve seen. Kenneth Jay

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dress your body type, hourglass, mom style, rectangle, triangle

how to wear: belts

Reader Question of the Week: I am trying to get back into style after having my second child. I’ve seen many stores & mags showing belts worn over sweaters, coats, dresses, you name it. Can you please give me some tips on where the belt is supposed to hit (at the waist? on the hips?)

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Style Blog, wardrobe planning

how to wear: the lbd

Reader Question of the Week: I love the idea of the “LBD” as a closet staple. I am willing to make an investment in such a classic and iconic item, but need to know that it can work for any occasion. Can you offer some variations on a single black dress – work, evening, luncheon,

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