Tag Archives: Stella & Dot

September 09

Relaxed Basics

Relaxed basics are perfect wardrobe staples for transitioning from season to season. Denim, light weight long sleeve tops, button-ups, and pencil skirts are timeless and classic. Wear them during warmer late summer days and layer these pieces into the fall and winter.  Try mixing daytime work basics into my more casual weekend look to create a […]

August 19

Trending: Lace-Up & Off-The Shoulder

By now you are most likely very familiar with the romantic and surprisingly wearable off-the-shoulder trend.  Strapless and cold shoulder tops, dresses, jumpers and swimsuits can be found everywhere in retail stores this season. In fact they did not anticipate the demand for this particular style. Nothing conjures sunny climates and longer days like the shoulder baring styles. Opt […]

August 12

To The Max

Fall is just around the corner but the maxi dress is the perfect day to evening look for hot August tempatures and summer travel.  This dress type has become the new elegant, comfy, and chic summer dress for every body type.   Here are some style tips for how to look fabulous in the this perfect […]

August 24

Boho Chic

Summer is the perfect season to effortlessly add the boho chic trend into your wardrobe.  This look is feminine yet casual and works great for end of summer BBQ’s, concerts, beach days, and travel.  Soft colors, romantic prints, light fabrics, embroidery, lace details, and care free silhouettes are just right for warmer weather.  Don’t be afraid to mix […]

July 01

Summer Packing Tips

Vacation season is in full swing.  If you have an upcoming weekend getaway or a family vacation you will undoubtedly be packing your bags. The key to stress-free packing is choosing key neutral basics that fit great and that you can wear with more than one outfit.  Choose 1-2 color combinations that coordinate and mix and […]

April 29

One Dress, Four Looks

LWD aka “The Little White Dress”, is the perfect alternative to your LBD this season.  If you don’t already own one, look for a great fit,  for your body type, quality material, and invest in undergarments to flatter your figure and prevent the see through factor.  The best part about the little white dress is […]

April 02

Mint & Metallic

Mixing spring pastels with metallics can be a great way to add interest to your look.  It is fun to find a way to mix and match a little shimmer into your spring and summer wardrobe.  Most metallics are considered a modern neutral.  Look for lighter weight fabrics and metallic accessories already in your closet to […]

March 19

Pretty Pastels

Pastel colors have been trending since fall on the runways, and they are in full bloom in retail stores this season.  These feminine and softer pastel colors naturally reflect the colors of nature during early spring. The simplicity and lightness of pale and soothing pastel hues help us transition from the the darker colors and heavy […]

February 07

Her Valentine Wish List

Are you looking for stylish Valentine gifts that she will adore? Here are some favorite finds that are sure to make her look and feel fabulous! Betsy Johnson Sweater Robe | Kate Spade Makeup Bag | DVF Cashmere Scarf  | Joie Silk Tank | Kate Spade Watch | Stuart Weitzman Pumps | DVF (Work to Date Night Dress) | Evening Clutch | Stella & Dot Personalized Engraveable Necklace  | […]

February 04

Sweet Styles for Kids

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner it is time to start shopping for your sweethearts.  Look for a different post each day this week with stylish gift ideas for everyone on your list.  I am crushing on these sweet styles for kids from JCrew, Nordstrom, Gap, Stella & Dot, H & M, Old Navy, […]

January 16

Glitter In The Gray

Winter days are perfect for cozy knits and comfortable flats.  On a casual day at home, I often layer a long wrap sweater over a tank paired with leggings or a skinny jean. This basic outfit is a great canvas for adding a little “glitter” to your look.  Accessories are an instant wardrobe update and can make you look and feel put […]

December 31

NYE Sparkle

Happy New Year’s Eve!  One of my favorite ways to update my favorite LBD (Little Black Dress) is to change my shoes and accessories to match the occasion.  Metallics are the new neutral and can be added to almost any outfit.  I also love to mix gold and silver metallics to add interest.  Don’t be afraid to […]

November 25

Holiday Gifts for Him

Upcoming Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales give us a great reason to start shopping for gifts.  Below are a few of my favorite gifts for men.  Do you know any men in your life who need help putting outfits together, purging old clothes, or shopping for new items that work with their existing wardrobe? Now is the perfect […]

November 14

Sweater Dress Trend

Head to toe knits are trending this season and the sweater dress is an effortless way to wear this look.  Knit dresses come in hundreds of styles, colors, prints and patterns, making it the perfect “instant outfit” for any occasion including Thanksgiving. The sweater dress is easy to accessorize, comfortable to wear, and can easily be […]

November 07

Fall Color Pop

Fall wardrobes are often influenced by earth tones that draw from a palette of browns, tans, warm grays, and greens. This year designers are using bold and bright colors to brighten up our fall wardrobes.   Two of my favorite pops of color are Aurora Red and Royal Blue.  Aurora Red is a true red, without too […]

September 19

So Long Summer

The gorgeous September weather can make it hard to figure out when to start wearing our fall wardrobe.  In the Pacific Northwest, many of us resist pulling sweaters and boots out of our closet until absolutely necessary!  It may seem hard to imagine wearing colorful furs, chunky knits, capes, wool coats, scarves, and knee high boots when it is 75 degrees and […]

August 28

Summer Whites

If you follow Style Remix, you already know I am a huge fan of investing in staple white pieces for every season.  From white jeans, to a classic white shirt, to a white sheath dress, this versatile neutral “color” is the common style denominator for any wardrobe.  The white on white look can be worn […]

August 22

Distressed Denim

The look of distressed denim and cut off shorts has made a splash this summer and will continue through the fall season.  While this look isn’t for everyone, it is really about looking like you have owned them for years.  Find a pair that looks slightly distressed to feel fabulous and not overly trendy.  If you […]

August 12

Prints In Full Bloom

Prints are a great way to add a fresh update to your summer wardrobe. Keep in mind, large prints, horizontal stripes, and bold patterns, and will draw attention and add volume to your body. This can be a great way to create balance and if you get the right fit, length, and style for your […]

July 11

The Perfect Summer Tank

Even the most casual tank can look stylish with the right fit and great accessories. I love the look of a clean white tee or tank top in the summer. It brightens sun-kissed skin and pairs perfectly with almost any outfit on a warm summer day.  My current obsession is the linen tank top from JCrew […]

July 02

Red, White, & Blues

I adore the preppy look of red, white, and blue stripes for a casual summer look.  Add a denim jacket and some white canvas shoes and you are ready to celebrate a 4th of July picnic, parade, or fireworks in style.  JCrew is the perfect place to find casual summer staples for your wardrobe.  One […]

June 05

Classic Black & White

Black and white is always chic and timeless. If you stay within this basic pairing you are guaranteed to look effortlessly put together. Pairing black and white allows you to play with different textures, graphics, and styles. You can add bright accessories to this neutral backdrop for a fun pop of color. The relaxed fit […]

May 22

Weekend Getaway

Do you ever feel overwhelmed when packing for an upcoming trip?  Do you find yourself overpacking because your worried you will be unprepared or just don’t have the time?  I offer a Travel Styling session for my clients that would like to take the stress out of packing for upcoming business or pleasure travel.   […]

May 01

Showers to Flowers

What a gorgeous May Day in Seattle!  As much as I would love to see the summer temperatures last through June, springtime in the Pacific Northwest brings constant weather changes.   A trench coat, a colorful umbrella, and rain boots can be the perfect wardrobe solution to unpredictable spring weather.  The classic trench coat is designed […]

April 17

One Size Fits All

There are so many fun fashion trends this spring that it can be overwhelming to decide which items to add to your wardrobe.  As much as I love fashion, I still recommend only adding items that fit your lifestyle, compliment your body, and add value to your signature style.  How many times have you purchased something […]

April 10

Romantic Florals

Floral pattern will forever be considered the embodiment of spring and romance.  Around this time of the year, you can always count on seeing the floral fantasy trend in fashion magazines and retail stores.  On the Spring 2014 runways, floral prints were seen in delicate dresses, evening gowns, flowy skirts, jumpsuits, and tailored suits for women. […]

April 02

Style Remix Launch Party

Style Remix has officially launched!  My Spring Style Event was the perfect way to celebrate my new business venture as a Personal Wardrobe Stylist with my family, friends, and clients.   I shared my favorite style tips for Spring 2014 and the newest Stella & Dot collection with my fabulous guests!  This “Style Workshop” format is […]

March 13

If the Dress Fits

If you find a timeless dress that fits your body – buy it!  Every woman should own a LBD (Little Black Dress) as well as a classic daytime dress that they can wear for years to come.  Find a timeless style that you can wear to brunch, tea, or a daytime wedding.  If you already have a […]

March 06

Pretty Tough

I adore the femininity and texture lace adds to a wardrobe. Lace adds a perfect amount of detail to make an outfit stand out. I like mixing a lady like lace top with leather pants or an edgy high heel for evening.  Designers are loving the lace trend this year so you can find many lace and […]

February 27

Leather Pencil Skirt Take 2

The fitted shape and length of a pencil skirt makes it a timeless wardrobe staple. I resurrected this leather “Nordstrom” brand skirt from my Mom last Fall. It is such a versatile piece as it can be worn year round. Try dressing your pencil skirt up with a silk shirt and heels or dressed down […]