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The Little White Dress

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I hate rules. No white after Labor Day? Has that person never seen white jeans with a cozy fall sweater, a winter bride or a stunning white peacoat in the snow?! Not to mention, let's be honest, September is when I am the most tan and thus, looking the most like the hotness in a white dress, so you best believe I am rocking every one in my closet right now. {wink} And finally: sales. Lady, this is totally the

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Secrets To A Swimsuit That Flatters Your Figure

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Being in a bathing suit is weird. You're, like, almost naked. I don't care how comfortable you are in your skin, it's kind of bizarre that it's socially acceptable to wear so little clothes in public, right? Meanwhile, with so little fabric and so little diversity in shape, it's very hard to apply a lot of the style principles I teach: how to be empowered over a garment, change the shape, the silhouette, the style chemistry, where the eye goes.

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How To Get Zooey Deschanel Bangs

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I have spent my life on a womanly quest, often ending in heartbreak {or heartbreakingly awkward photos}. I earnestly sought an answer, striving to be cool, or at least not uncool. It was a gift my mother could not pass down, a challenge my sister did not share. I journeyed alone and it took me 30 years to arrive. I wanted bangs. In 2nd grade I cried when forced to slick back my bangs for a ballet recital, convinced I

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Style In Bloom

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]First things first can we talk about how much I love the balcony-ette at the new Dean Street Studio?! I was on a mini mission with #ChooseJoyJune as something I'm trying to embrace more every month of the year: little intentional moments. I'm a master at hustling through life's moments of gumption, and I embrace seasons of grace when I get to travel, but in the everyday it's a habit I'm having to build. Do you empathize? If so, my

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Stuck in a Style Rut, Press Play

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]She's back! It's the grand re-opening of my beloved video masterclass for just the second time ever. Live for a limited time only, so hustle your bustle and watch it now![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="565" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" link="http://styleandstyleability.com/"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Do you have a friend who deserves to look as fabulous and professional as she is? Introduce her to the free series at StyleandStyleability.com. Sharing the inside scoop is always on trend in my book. {wink}[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image="398" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width="stretch_row" css=".vc_custom_1504190300529{padding-top: 10% !important;padding-bottom: 10%

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August Instagram Challenge

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]After 2.5 glorious years with the #StyleMe Instagram and Closet Challenge, we're gettin' fancy! Instead of living solely on Instagram, starting this month we're adding an email component just for our VIBs {very important bettys}. Come hop on the list to receive exclusive notes from moi each Sunday with inspiration from my personal closet to help you interpret the challenges and see your closet with fresh eyes.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="716" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]And if you're new to #StyleMe you'll also want to check

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How To Wear The Classic Shirtdress

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Smitten to be featured on Better Homes & Gardens style alongside some of my favorite fellow style bloggers! Check out Jessie, Hallie, Caroline and Beth with our unique spins on one classic little shirtdress. A pale blue washes me out a bit, so to make it pop more I added black and white stripes beneath in the form of a tight light crop top {one that is sometime too form-fitting to wear alone, but is perfect for laying beneath}. Then

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Quick Easy Style

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]May was a whirlwind m'dear. One night after a long day of filming I had five minutes to change clothes and make it to a friend's book launch party. In those moments, I think every girl needs a couple of "go to outfits". You know they work. They don't take a lot of fuss. And perhaps you even intentionally don't wear them on average days specifically to save 'em in your back pocket for those times when you're rushed or

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4th Of July Style

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I would like to thank our founding fathers here in America for choosing stripes as our patriotic print. Stars I can pass on, but I'm delighted to triple-stripe it in preppy red and blue to feel festive. I'm giving my tips on how to pull-off this 4th of July holiday look alongside fabulous Em of The Refined Woman {who's other half Kat photographed moi} over on darling Verily Magazine! Extra extra read all about it here ...[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="719" img_size="full"

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Work From Home, Fancy{Sweat}Pants

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I am morally opposed to sweatpants. That's always been my line. But then the fashion industry went and made sweatpants not just "I've given up on feeling sexy chic and the Spanx I wear to work are so uncomfortable I spend all day dreaming about these nubby fabric-ed gray things the moment I walk in the door" but "I'm kinda badass and have the kind of life where I can rock slouchy pants and feel like a rockstar". You guys.

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