Today I’m excited to bring you the Stylish Thoughts of Image Consultant and Stylist Elli Lavon from Elevate in Brisbane.
What is the secret to great style? Dress for your personality!
What is the one thing you would spend a lot of money on? Shoes and jackets
What is the one thing you wouldn’t spend a lot of money on? Fads
What are your top tips for looking stylish when travelling? Keep it simple. I love jeans as a basic for travelling – comfort, durability and GO with EVERYTHING!!!
What’s the secret to looking polished? Good grooming – and accessories.
How do you balance new trends with a more timeless look? I usually only use shoes, handbags or smaller accessories to update my already timeless look.
What is your current obsession? Sunnies!!
Who inspires you? My mother
What’s not worth the money? Vinyl shoes….
What’s your secret to making yourself stand out? I’m Rebellious Creative Relaxed….I think that says it all haha.
The one piece of advice most women need but don’t get? WOW that’s a big question….Probably learn how to do your makeup from a professional who has your interest at heart, and not from a department store sales person who’s only trying to push product, without the basic knowledge of how to make you look amazing using your colours and working with your lifestyle choices and your personality….
What’s the best piece of style wisdom you’ve ever received? Be honest with yourself when it’s time for that wardrobe cleanout. And have a good wardrobe workout every 4 months!!
What is your favourite current trend? Loose singlets.
How would you describe your personal style? Sexy, rebellious, chic, Creative