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HALT – remember this before you shop!

Here's an acronym that will save you a lot of "shopper's remorse," if you remember it before you hand over your cash! HALT It's used by people in recovery from self-defeating behavior. No! I'm not saying you need therapy! (Though really, what could it hurt?) I'm...

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Not Sure About That Outfit? Take a Photo

Kia Ora! Not Sure About That Outfit? Take a photo instead of trusting what you see in the mirror. I'm not a traditional stylist. To me, that conjures up images of intimidating well dressed and fashionable people telling you what to wear, in what combination and how to...

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Don’t buy it just because it’s Gucci!

I was at a consignment store the other day. Just checking - do you know what consignment is? It's when you take clothing to a store and they sell on your behalf. I have clients that sell through or buy from them for a variety of reasons. Some like the recycling...

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Say “No thank you,” to that outfit!

There are times when you should say "no thank you," to an outfit. This also applies to people, activities and invitations. I talked about "not right now" in my last email, as in when we say "not right now," to something it can be a way of avoiding saying no...or that...

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How much clothing is enough?

Kia Ora (it's how we say hello in New Zealand) I was asked a question the other day. A wonderful woman I was working with was discussing her activity wheel with me (it's an exercise I do that assesses if you have enough clothing for what your current lifestyle). Lisa...

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“Not right now,” is fine by me

Kia Ora (hello)! I met an awesome woman at a social event a few months back and she asked me what it was that I did. I explained that I help women create a three or four word Style Statement that defines their unique style, so they can dress with confidence and...

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I have a tattoo that says “perfect.”

I have a tattoo that says "perfect." I got it in NZ the last time I was home, which was January this year. I prefer experiences over souvenirs and this combined both. I'd been to a hypnotherapist just before I took the trip. I've been twice now and it has had a...

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I delight in helping women remember who and how unique, fabulous and precious they are!! I would love to meet you, and help you design the Happy Wardrobe and life you love...let's have a chat and see how I can support you!


I live in Seattle, and offer virtual wardrobe coaching worldwide.


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