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Ask a Stylist: A Curated Wardrobe

Ask a Stylist: A Curated Wardrobe

  by Lauren Messiah

Q: I am in my mid-thirties and am starting to think about improving my wardrobe. I want to shop smarter but I am still hooked on fast fashion. How do I cut myself off of the cheap thrills? A: Girl, I get it! In fact, just today I was [...]

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Ask a Stylist: How to Layer Necklaces

Ask a Stylist: How to Layer Necklaces

  by Lauren Messiah

Stacked or layered jewelry is like the hottest accessory trend of the moment. Sure it looks good but the reason I love it is the fact that you can give new life to your existing jewelry without breaking the bank. Lately I’ve been [...]

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Ask a Stylist: Is It Worth It?

Ask a Stylist: Is It Worth It?

  by Lauren Messiah

Wearing expensive clothing is fun, buying expensive clothing? Not as fun. It’s often painful to see such large amounts of money slip away for a piece of fabric. Is it really worth it? This is the question I answer daily during my [...]

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Ask a Stylist: Is Neon Still In?

Ask a Stylist: Is Neon Still In?

  by Lauren Messiah

Q: Is neon is still in style or should I ditch all of my neon clothing and accessories?  A: Short answer: No, but who cares.  And now for the long answer … Neon kind of had its moment in the sun already but that doesn’t mean [...]

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Ask a Stylist: Mixing Vintage and Modern

Ask a Stylist: Mixing Vintage and Modern

  by Lauren Messiah

Q: I am in the love with the clothing from the 1980s but I am unsure on how to incorporate 80s pieces into my current look. Can you help? A: Everyone loves a little bit of vintage but it can be challenging to work it into your current [...]

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Ask a Stylist: How Can I Make Office Attire More Exciting?

Ask a Stylist: How Can I Make Office Attire More Exciting?

  by Lauren Messiah

Q: I work in a fairly conservative office but I really want to punch up my office look with some stylish elements. How can I do that without scaring people at the office? A: I remember the days of working in an office. It was always so [...]

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