Category Archives for Dress Smart

Summer Finds Under $20, $30, $40, $50

You don’t have to wait for the official summer swelter to buy some sun-smart pieces. You know that the summer heat will happen, and those trusty favorite blue jeans aren’t your best bet when it’s

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A Black Clothing Diet? Really?

​I can’t tell you how many store owners in Reno stare at me blankly and wonder what the heck I am doing when I put my clients on a black clothing fast.  And the range of emotion around doing so is

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I bought a drill?

One day I decided to buy a drill. Not that I know how to use a drill. But surely in these HGTV times there were things I would learn to use it for, like my whiteboard I wanted to hang up. Honestly, who

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Turquoise Noise

I am so happy — elated — to see green hues in the stores, because if I have to draw near to a favorite color, green would win. Green is the color of growth, the color of renewal and restoration.

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How Downsizing Is Helping Me Craft the Life I Truly Want

As I sat across from my 75-year-old very fashionable aunt, I listened as she talked about how she needed to purge some items from her closet and her home. She is a healthy, vibrant woman, and she has many,

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