March was Brain Injury Awareness Month, but I want to bring attention to it in April. Why? Because when someone suffers a traumatic brain injury (TBI) it doesn’t go away, ever. Month after month, year after year, the sufferer may look healed, or may look like nothing ever happened. But just because theyContinue reading “Shop and Support – This Thursday”
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Spring, The Ugly Stepsister of the Seasons
“Oh my gosh I am so excited to go shopping for spring clothes!!” – said no one ever. Poor Spring, it’s one of the prettiest seasons and one of the most overlooked. Much like Thanksgiving is being wiped away by the rush to get to Christmas, Spring is being overlooked as buyers go straight toContinue reading “Spring, The Ugly Stepsister of the Seasons”
Your Closet Called…it asked for Fall!
Tomorrow is one of my favorite days because it is the annual Girls Shopping Day in Kennett Square, PA. You can get everything you need for fall, literally from head to toe at Ashely Austin, Chantilly Blue, Houpette and No.109. Oh and want some help from a personal shopper and stylist? Come find me! I’llContinue reading “Your Closet Called…it asked for Fall!”
A Different Type of Client
Michelle is lovely, funny and complex. She has a lovely voice that sounds like a delicate whisper. She worries about the size of her arms in a sleeveless top and the size number on the tag of her clothes. She frets over finding the right makeup and how long it can take to grow outContinue reading “A Different Type of Client”
Don’t Fear the Flare
Mention flared denim and you will immediately get two distinct reactions. The first is “Sorry, not into that hippie look” and the second reaction is a look of love. I am in the latter camp and here’s why I want you to be too. First, let’s clear up a misconceptions. Flared jeans are not theContinue reading “Don’t Fear the Flare”
The ONLY place to go for premium denim is….
I have a love/hate relationship with my jeans. They are like that loyal friend that you’ve had forever and will be honest with you no matter what. We need those kind of people in our lives but sometimes the truth is hard to hear. Jeans won’t let you get away with 5 or so extraContinue reading “The ONLY place to go for premium denim is….”
Shop 4 CHOP and Maddi’s Bag – November 5th, 2015
Two years ago, on Easter day, I received a text message with a photo wishing me and my family Happy Easter. It was a beautiful photo of my best friend’s daughters and their cousins, celebrating their holiday during a family vacation off the coast of Mexico. Just seconds later their lives would be forever changed. Moments afterContinue reading “Shop 4 CHOP and Maddi’s Bag – November 5th, 2015”
How To Choose Outfits For A Family Photo Session
Have you ever done a family photo shoot? My kids are now 11 and 9 and I’m ashamed to say that this is our very first time doing a photo session. Usually I only have to worry about getting myself dressed but this time I was styling my whole family. There are so many waysContinue reading “How To Choose Outfits For A Family Photo Session”