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Signature Style

I’ve talked before about personal style – what it is and why it can’t be purchased in a store. And I’ve explored the difference between personal style and signature style. And in this post, I want to share with you more about signature style.  In this video, Imogen Lamport from Inside Out Style Blog and … Continue reading

Discovering Your Signature Style

If you’d love to develop your own signature style, something I’d encourage you to do (and you can learn more about my own signature style, and that of my friend and colleague Imogen Lamport, here),  then this video takes you through a short process you can use to explore and develop your very own signature style.  

The Power of Accessories

I’ve been pondering a lot about style lately, and what makes a woman stylish. There’s a lot to this question, and ultimately it is a deeply personal one.  What is stylish to me may be garish or dull or crazy to you. But one thing that has struck me is how important the details are.  … Continue reading

When Does It Stop?

This post was inspired by a comment made by Renee on my friend Debbie Roes excellent blog, Recovering Shopaholic.  In a post about redefining your style, and the definite downside that can come with that if you have a tendency toward shopping too much, Renee commented with this stop-in-your-path insightful comment and question: “So here’s … Continue reading

3 Ways To Make It Stop

In a recent post I asked When does it stop? referring to the constant thinking and planning and searching and strategizing and rationalizing and justifying that goes through the shopaholics mind as she stays on the treadmill of buying more and more. In this post, I’d like to share some ways you can make it stop.  Nobody’s life … Continue reading

9 Simple Truths About Hope

Hope is a vital part of living. I have been fascinated by hope in the last year or so especially, and here’s some things I have noticed. A life without hope is one that literally feels like it’s not worth living. Hope is the difference between the light and the dark. Hope is not about … Continue reading

Nifty Notes [No.34]

Today’s Nifty Note: She started dressing as though this were the most important day of her life. Who knew? It just might be! I’d love to inspire you to think about your shopping in a fresh light, so every Nifty Note contains a thought-provoking, fun and/or quirky message and an original image (all photographs taken … Continue reading