Store out-of-season clothes under the bed in our lock or clear bin.
Have a weekly tuneup.
When wearing something, move hanger to back and clothes behind front.
Undertone: tone under your skin that affects tone of skin
Types of Undertones:
Warm: Peach & Gold Hues
Neutral: Undertone same mix
Cool: Pink & Blue Hues
These tips help skin to pop & no washout
Silver = Cool
Gold = Warm
Not associated with hue
=> Red, Green, Blue <= White
Let your 100% be adjustable daily.
Fill that cup up for you and no one else
Compare goals with productions.
Are you busy or producing something that can better serve the future you or everyone else just for the moment?
3. Define Happy Outside of looks.
No one knows your happy like you, so you get to define it
4. Find value outside of identity adjacent to others.
You’re more than a wife, mother, friend, colleague; what does that singular identity look like
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Bust: up to 70 ; Waist: up to 64 ; Height: up to 76
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Bust: up to 67 ; Waist: up to 61 ; Height: up to 69
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Bust: up to 60 ; Waist: up to 60; Height: up to 70
Wear them in the everyday
Go grocery shopping in sequins
Chill @ the library in a dressy blouse
Change your mindset of “dressing up”.
Are the clothes casual or to your attitude?
Avoid Sales next holiday
Wear the clothes from the last sale that got your wallet first.lol
Create 3-5 outfits from 10 pieces (no repeats)
Wear your least favorite color twice this week
Affirm yourself intentionally in five ways everyday.
Words, actions and assurance goes a long way
Go the extra mile when unnecessary
Dress like Oprah called and is on the way to interview you everyday for two weeks
Build that secret character
What you do when no one is watching will show up when they are
Group hangers together
Allows you to condense everything so you can see everything
Take note of what was worn.Why?
Keeps you honest about how you dress
Automatically set aside clothing for dry cleaning
Check the floor for anything that has fallen
Don’t want stale clothing
Fix your clothes to hang correctly on the hanger
Plan your plan
Don’t just have a plan; plan the execution and hold yourself accountable
There will never be a perfect time to start
That’s the point
Waiting for the right time ensures that it never comes
Define a solitary identity
Who are you outside of the relationships you carry?
It’s all fabric
Only reuse what’s quality
Open it up
Make closed garment open
Make long tunic into duster
Close it down
Make a long pullover a cropped jacket
Take an old tshirt into headwrap
Wrap fabric around tarnished hoops to reinvent earrings
Trendy, Fast fashion
Like Fashion Nova, Asos
Bust- 51.5 | Waist - 51.5 | Hip 57.5
Classic cuts in fun colors
Bust- 48 | Waist - 41 | Hip -51
Zelie For She
Fun mix between trendy, flirty and classic silhouette
Bust- 49 | Waist - 45 | Hip 60
Style Uniform→ A specific combo of items you can always put together and work
Get out of fashion jail free card
Allows parameters for creativity
Great for “foggy fashion” days
The formula is 3 pieces
Out the Box piece
Quality is NOT a specific price
Goes for both the label chasers and the bargin busters
Quality is longevity
Quality is non negotiable
Does it stretch back at all?
Does it feel good /easy against the skin?
Is the threading quality?
Are stitches tight? Loose?
Are they finished?
Do they have loose threads?
Are they even?
Are there spaces between hems?
Are they special?
Will you be able to pull them off easily?
Black isn’t automatically slimming
Doesn’t always have a Coco Chanel efffect
Stay away from “ashy” black
Exception if the texture is naturally pale (ex: suede)
Master monochrome black
Focus on placement that is strategic
Dismiss the myths about class
Black is a slimming color
Cut is more important than color
Universal classic, different standards
Commonly offered with uncommon results at times
A well cared for white tee is worth its weight in gold
Invest in them……NO REALLY
Because it is worn so much, it needs to be quality to stand the test of time
Do not wash your whites EVER
They will become dingy & yellow if you use washer
Bleach yellows whites easily
Always dry clean whites
Set aside budget for whites
Only spot clean carefully
These universally chic pieces are all great for different reasons. The point is to start the process of a collection of basic pieces that you can count on to give you a great foundation to work with.
Provides an “all in one ” chic approach
Can be dressed up or down simply
Can be manipulated at the waist to accommodate all tummy and hips
You can adjust to fit your figure
Can be converted into other pieces