Category: Closet & Capsules

Summer Casual Wardrobe Essentials

July 9th, 2021 by

I know I talk about essentials a lot, and at this point you might be hearing yada-yada-yada every time I utter those words, but they are so important. I don’t want to sound like that mom that repeats herself so many times that no one listens to her anymore. I’ll end my therapy session there, […]

3 Summer Basics Every Woman Should Own: Ageless Style Show Episode 1

June 7th, 2021 by

Today is the premiere of my Ageless Style Show! I am so excited to be introducing this new format for my Tuesday YouTube videos and blog posts. Each episode will feature: Outfit or Member Makeover Viewer Question of the Week Buzzworthy Pick In addition to these segments, I’ll also be featuring a regular YouTube topic […]

Fall Fashion Haul Over 40

November 20th, 2020 by

Plus: Cluster Concept at Work I’m going to make a quick attempt at a mathematical formula here. Wardrobe Essentials + Seasonal Updates = A Beautiful Wardrobe Only I could come up with an equation that doesn’t contain numbers. It’s a gift. 🙂 If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know that I created […]

What to Wear to Go Back to Work

June 29th, 2016 by

(Disclaimer: Don’t hate me for saying “work.” I know that we all work. Wherever you are and whatever you do for work, it is still work. But “work” is easier to say than “working outside the home at a paying job that requires you to dress up a bit.”) If you’ve spent the last few […]

How to Dress Cute While Pregnant (on a Budget!)

June 26th, 2016 by

If you’re reading this, I’m a little jealous of you right now. I hope you know how truly blessed you are… I loved every single second of being pregnant. Every. Single. Second. I was deliriously happy. I never got nauseous.  think it was God’s way of giving me a break after 6 stressful years of fertility […]

How to Rock a Transitional Wardrobe

June 23rd, 2016 by

Okay, I’ll admit it. Transitional Wardrobes, and, frankly, capsule wardrobes of any kind can be a little, yawn…. especially for creative, spontaneous, former-impulse-shoppers like myself. If, like me, you’ve never met a frill or a bauble you didn’t adore, then the idea of the same 28 outfit combinations on repeat for 6 months can sound like […]

What to Wear During a Weight Gain (or Loss!)

June 22nd, 2016 by

I hear you. Transitions are tough. Tricky. Traumatic even. (Sorry—I never miss a chance to alliterate!). They are confidence killers. And that’s what stinks. During a time when you could use a boost of confidence the most, a wardrobe that no longer fits or suits your lifestyle has the exact opposite effect. It is deflating. […]

What to Wear During a Transition Period

June 9th, 2016 by

Thanks a lot, you guys. Because of you, and because of your warmth and candor and all-around awesomeness, I have decided to completely scrap my editorial calendar and start over. Because, frankly, your ideas are better than mine. In the next few posts, you will find specific answers to the problems you shared with me in your survey […]

How to Shop Your Closet (and Find 47 New Outfits): A Guest Post from Caitlin Skidmore

March 24th, 2015 by

Hi ladies! I’m Caitlin, and I’m so thrilled to be here with you today. I absolutely love Nada’s heart to help you feel as gorgeous as you are. Today, I’m excited to share with you how to shop your closet to find at least 47 new outfits and give you the know-how to find dozens […]

Nothing to Wear Week: Build a Capsule Wardrobe

March 23rd, 2015 by

  I came across a great article in Who What Wear in which Michael Kors said that the reason most women don’t have anything to wear is because they have a  wardrobe that is out of balance. I’ll allow him to explain: “70 percent of the clothes you own should be meat and potatoes. 30 […]