PERSONAL STYLE 101

Personal Style 101: Sporty Chic

Personal Style 101: Sporty Chic

  by Lauren Messiah

Just because you have a sporty side doesn’t mean you don’t want to be chic. In fact, right now the athletic look is having a real moment in the fashion world. The days of having to wear 5-inch heels to be stylish are gone. Even the [...]

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Personal Style 101: A TV Inspired Wardrobe

Personal Style 101: A TV Inspired Wardrobe

  by Lauren Messiah

A great television show can take over your life.  I’m not talking about Bad Girls Club either, I am talking a series that is so well written and executed that it keeps you on edge until the following week (or locked in your bedroom [...]

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Personal Style 101: The Creative Professional

Personal Style 101: The Creative Professional

  by Lauren Messiah

As a personal stylist in Los Angeles, the majority of my clients are creative professionals. Meaning they are 100% business but they work in a creative industry (think movie and television executives and fashion industry types). These [...]

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Personal Style 101: The Romantic

Personal Style 101: The Romantic

  by Lauren Messiah

Are you sugar and spice and everything nice? Always believe in happy endings? Is pink your favorite color? Then you may just side with the girly-girls when it comes to fashion. Style icons like Zooey Deschanel, Taylor Swift, and Lauren [...]

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Personal Style 101: Boho Chic

Personal Style 101: Boho Chic

  by Lauren Messiah

The boho-chic look sprung onto the scene in the early 2000's, when celebrity street style was becoming hot, hot, hot. Girls like Nicole Richie, Sienna Miller, and the Olsen twins couldn’t walk 5 feet without being snapped by the [...]

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Personal Style 101: The Modern Preppy Look

Personal Style 101: The Modern Preppy Look

  by Lauren Messiah

? The preppy look is having a major moment right now thanks to shows like Gossip Girl (may she rest in peace), the popularity of the store J. Crew, and everyone’s favorite style icon, Zack Morris. Here’s the great news, you [...]

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