Collaboration, Looks

Taming the Wild Beast

I know what you’re thinking. I thought the same thing. Leopard print is too much for the office. When I combined a leopard shirt and black slacks and ralized I had tamed the wild beast. The trick is to keep everything tailored. The sleek lines are sophisticated so you don’t look like you’re heading straight… Read More Taming the Wild Beast

Collaboration, Lifestyle, Looks

Looking Ahead

Being in the present.  As a tax and financial planning professional, I know planning makes a difference. I can help clients save money much more easily before the end of the year. After that, it’s more about damage control. With a continual forward focus, it is sometimes difficult to step out of that perspective in… Read More Looking Ahead

Collaboration, Looks

Kimono-Inspired

The Jacket My mom gave me this jacket a while back. Thanks Mom! It’s a great piece, especially since kimono-inspired jackets and wraps are all over style pages. In truth, my jacket is probably more Mandarin-influenced but the overall effect is the same. I guess the longer styles are more kimono-esque, but anything silk or… Read More Kimono-Inspired

Collaboration, Lifestyle, Looks

Changing it Up

It felt like it was time to break out of a color rut. Not a rut so much, but I’ve been combining different colors to give things a new, fresh look.  For example, I love this J.Jill flounced shirt, which was last seen here.  In both cases I wore it as a jacket.  I just… Read More Changing it Up