Category Archives: Spring Fashion

Behind the Scenes of a Tucson Lifestyle Photo Shoot

Being part of a Photo shoot is very exciting!   And being the Stylist for a Tucson Lifestyle Photo shoot is even more exhilarating!!  March 2016 Issue was just that.  There is so much prep work that is involved prior to the big day I thought I would fill you in on a little of the…
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Chic Style with Slides

Slides can look Chic and Stylish!!  I just proved it to myself with my wardrobe and I had my doubts.  It is all about balance and proportion.   After selecting the clothes for these slides my conclusion was slides dictate a Sporty, Classical and Simple look. Below are a few examples from the slides I…
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Slide in and Get Comfortable Part 1

Slides are a huge trend this Spring/Summer. Marc Jacobs.   Looking very Dr. Scholls Sporty, Comfortable and Stylish??? That is the question.  When paired with the right clothes you can pull these shoes off without looking frumpy, but I admit it is tricky fashion.  Ultimately the taller you are the easier this shoe is to…
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Fringe Attack for Spring

The Fringe Trend started in the Fall 2014, and continues to dominate the runway for Spring 2015 and I forecast it will stay for Fall 2015. Lanvin I  give  the Fringe Trend two thumbs up as long as it still holds a Sophisticated look and remains Stylish, not country, cowgirl or costumy. Sonya Rykiel Fringe adds…
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Part 7 Make Over of the Year: Dillard's Shopping Spree

The fun continues as I take Jodi to Dillard's Tucson Mall for the remainder of her $250.00 Shopping Spree provided by Dillard's.  Cheryl Prendergast is awaiting our arrival as we need to fill in the holes of Jodis wardrobe and make sure she goes home with a Black Jacket. Cheryl is the wonderful, talented, professional…
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Part 5 Makeover of the Year- THE HAIRCUT!!!!!!!!!!!

Ten Outfits Make Over of the Year is really coming along beautifully with the winner Jodi Netzer and today was the day  I had been waiting for!!!!! The Haircut and Style!!!!! Her last haircut was the year 2000!!!  I think it is time!!!!!!!!!!!!! Vanessa Baird owner of Studio 110 was the woman who was going…
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Part 4 MakeOver of the Year : Shopping Spree at Buffalo Exchange

The Total Shopping Spree amount was $500.00  I decided to divide the prize $250.00 each at Buffalo Exchange and Dillard's.  I chose Buffalo Exchange because I knew we would find one of a kind treasures at a great price  and I was right!  I wanted Jodi to get the most out of her money and…
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Palm Springs- The Parker WOW!!!!

Quick trip and so much to digest so to speak.  I haven't visited Palm Springs in 15 years and I forgot how much I loved it.  Let me rephrase that I think I love it more than when I first visited.  My appreciation for Mid Century Modern Architecture and Interiors has increased triple fold since…
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How to wear a Checkered Blouse and not look like an Idiot

When a checkered blouse comes to mind you don't think cool - as in outfit cool. You probably say no way ,  I am going to look like a picnic  tablecloth!  Second thought is the sightings of a checkered blouse either with denim or daisy dukes which we have all seen many times.  This results in…
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My Top Ten Spring Shoe Trends 2014

There is no theme to my shoe list,  it is all over the board.  Crazy, Beautiful, Conservative, Feminine and all out unpractical!  In other words they are me!   In the best interest of shopping my closet this year and not purchasing new items, I have come up with compatible styles that I will be…
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Spring Shoe Splurge Part 2

The follow up to my last posting of my Spring Shoe Splurge on Ebay  . Below are the great outfits that compliment the shoes 1. Paul Green. These shoes I paired with a column pant, because the straps are a little heavy.  I would wear this outfit to meet a client for shopping, Paul Green shoes are…
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Spring Shoe Splurge!

As I edited my closet recently getting ready for spring,  I realized I was lacking in a few functional pairs of shoes and sandals so I madly surfed Ebay typing in my favorite brands and this is what I came up with:Ten pairs of designer shoes, avg price 30.00. The designers I consistently type in are Cole…
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Fashion Shoots

I am fortunate to know  many young talented ladies who are photographers, hairstylists, makeup artists, and models here in Tucson and Phoenix.  We get together from time to time with enthusiasm, energy, creativity  and hope that this photo shoot will be the one!  You know.......................... the Italian Vogue spread. Stephanie Lew- Photographer Brittney Christie- Photographer…
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Ten Spring Trends that Tucsonans will Love

This Spring the Fashion Trends include the Good, the Bad and the Ugly!  I was inspired with so many beautiful looks that  I am showcasing the Good, with specific detail to the needs of those who live in the Desert, Tucson Arizona.   I consistently hear the challenges Tucsonans face when approaching their wardrobes with the heat,…
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