LAUREN MESSIAH

Personal Style 101: The Minimalist

Personal Style 101: The Minimalist

  by Lauren Messiah

Having great style doesn’t always mean you have to embrace bold colors or striking patterns. Sometimes simple is better. Calvin Klein, Vera Wang, and Celine are all masters on the minimalist aesthetic. I’m talking muted [...]

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Personal Style 101: Valentine’s Day Dressing

Personal Style 101: Valentine’s Day Dressing

  by Lauren Messiah

Like it or not, V-Day is coming. Either you can embrace the holiday and deck yourself out in red or you can wear all black and forget Valentine’s Day exists at all - your choice, really. I, for one, am a holiday geek and I love dressing [...]

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Personal Style 101: Girl’s Night Attire

Personal Style 101: Girl’s Night Attire

  by Lauren Messiah

Back in college, a girl’s night ensemble usually consisted of a skimpy top and a pair of tight black pants. Early twenties meant a wear it once and toss it little jersey dress from Forever 21. Now that you’ve gotten a little older, a [...]

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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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Personal Style 101: Sophisticated & Powerful

Personal Style 101: Sophisticated & Powerful

  by Lauren Messiah

I took a little “staycation” this holiday season aka stayed at home and enjoyed a good old-fashioned Netflix binge.  The show Ugly Betty was my drug of choice. Sure I’ve watched the entire series before but that was years ago. I [...]

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