NW FUNCTIONAL TO PORTLAND CHIC

NW FUNCTIONAL TO PORTLAND CHIC

Mar 17th, 2017

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Megan is a chiropractor and loves the work she does. She practices and owns Center for Chiropractic & Pain Rehabilitation in NE Portland. On the side, she runs a wine business that exports Oregon and Washington wines abroad. Megan’s overall dressing style is pretty casual and functional and enjoys dressing up for special occasions.

Megan is a very good friend of mine, in fact, she and I were born exact same day, same month & same year. How coincidental is that, right!? We see each other often so I have a very good understanding of her dressing style and knew exactly what to do to enhance her look. Continue reading

STOP HIDING YOUR BEAUTY!

STOP HIDING YOUR BEAUTY!

Oct 26th, 2016

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I can’t remember when I first met Phoenix through Tango. What a special name, right?!Well, Phoenix is a really cool person just as her name. She is the mom of 3 kids, a dancer, musician, skateboarder, and research at OHSU. Her typical outfit is loose fit pants and a comfortable black or neutral color top with sneakers. She usually put her hair in a bun. In my mind, she successfully hides her beauty!! 🙂

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Since I see Phoenix in Tango from time to time, I have a pretty good understanding of her style even though people do dress a bit differently for tango. My immediate instinct of styling after my  1 hour session of checking her closet:  add more colors, patterns, or more fitted styles dresses or pencil skirt. Those options give her a pulled together look that will that complements her natural beauty . Luckily, Phoenix was very excited by my ideas!

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ENRICHING LOOKS

ENRICHING LOOKS

Sep 21st, 2016

Today’s guest is Victoria whose fashion taste centers on casual, low-key and comfortable clothes for daily routines and glamorous dress-up only for special occasions.  As a designer for Studio Define, Victoria’s go-getter attitude requires her to be frequently out and about.  Wearing something comfortable is something very important !

The picture below shows a typical daily casual look.   Let us call this “before look”.

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The goal of the styling session is to help her find more other styles of clothing that will suit her g0-getter lifestyle and comfort. With that in mind, I came up with below two looks:

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