These photos were taken just after I'd returned home from a 3-hour session with a style consult client and realized that I was coming down with a cold. Despite the tired and the looming sick, I was determined to capture this outfit because I felt the elements came together so nicely. AND it...

It's amazing to me that this formfitting dress works so much better belted. I'm totally fine masking my waistline on occasion, but this particular style of frock looks utterly bizarre on me without waist definition. My boobs and belly appear to jut out awkwardly from this vast ironing board...

The joint was jumpin', friends! This dress was one of two that I nabbed, and paired with these massive platforms, it gives off a fairly 70s vibe, I believe. I realized that my retro-influenced looks seldom skew 70s, though I'm not sure why. There's so much about that decade that I...

Getting a shorter cut was definitely the right move, and I'm looking forward to styling up my fall and winter looks in new and different ways to accommodate it. On a completely different note ... ... as of today, I've been married to Husband Mike for nine years. Every day I thank my lucky...

Dress, vintage via Mighty Swell – similar pattern – similar colors Belt, thrifted – similar style Sandals, John Fluevog Haight (no longer available) – similar Hoops, Patina – similar Another dress from the weekend's Mighty Swell haul! This fab frock reinforces my assertions about pattern...

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Vanessa's great sense of style, extensive experience, directness and sense of humor has made me a client for life and I highly recommend her if you're considering a change for the better." ---Greg, Architect Do you need any fashion advice from this personal stylist? Please e-mail me...

I was able to convince HM to help me photograph my simple travel outfits before I left on Friday for Chicago. My dad is actually a skilled photographer, but he likes to make fun of my posing. This was my airplane ensemble, and chosen for comfort. These Tessa boots got neglected all winter,...

Scarf – Desigual (no longer available) - more Desigual Tunic/dress – ASOS Leggings – Hue (no longer available) – similar Boots - Frye Vera Slouch Studded wrap bracelet – Streets Ahead via Ideeli - similar Earrings – art fair – similar This is the outfit I reach for when it's cold outside, I...

Shirt dress, Land's End (no longer available) – similar style – similar (shorter hemline) Belt, thrifted – similar items Peep toe slingbacks, Aldo (no longer available) – similar Cuff, a shop in Madison – similar Earrings, The Mexican Shop – similar Oh, sleeves, welcome back to my life. I...

 

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