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we all make style mistakes and it's completely OK!

We All Make Style Mistakes

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  I can’t tell you how many time I’ve heard (and if I had a dollar for every time, well I’d have a few dollars) people say to me “I don’t accessorize because I don’t want to make a mistake” or “I can’t wear – INSERT GARMENT/ACCESSORY NAME HERE – because I don’ t want…

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shopping tips

How to Have a Successful Shopping Trip

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Some women find shopping for clothes and accessories easy.  Others find it frustrating and exhausting.  Yes it’s true.  Not everyone loves to shop.  So this was a topic that was requested for  Jill Chivers of Shop Your Wardrobe and I  to discuss on how have a successful shopping trip. We discovered after shopping together that…

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how do you shop -what are you shopping processes and how do they affect your shopping experiences

Want to Know More About How You Shop?

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In this video Jill Chivers of Shop Your Wardrobe and I discuss shopping processes and share how ours are quite different from each other.  Understanding how you shop can help you know more about what does and doesn’t work for you and even if you should shop alone or with a like minded friend (check out our…

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Discover how to cultivate your style and learn how to become more stylish

Tips on How to Cultivate Your Style

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  I have read (and heard) some people say that style is something that is innate.  You either have it or you don’t.  And the people who say this tend to be people who are naturally stylish and have an innate sense of style and aesthetics.  I believe that because they haven’t had to work…

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you don't have to be rich to be stylish

Style is Not About Money

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  Let me start this post with a caveat – I’m assuming that you’re not on the poverty line, but that you most likely have a clothes budget that isn’t extravagant by any means. I often hear from people that they don’t have the kind of money you need (in their minds) to spend on…

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why grooming matters so much

Why Grooming Matters So Much

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Ah grooming.  It’s one of those ‘chores’ that many people avoid a lot of the time.  I mean who likes ironing?  Who loves blowdrying their hair?  And if I had a dollar for every woman who’d said to me she doesn’t have time to apply any makeup ….  well I’d have at least $789. Yet,…

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what do you love about the details in your outfit? Style is not about wearing the latest fashion

Style is Not About Wearing the Latest Fashion

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  Fashion is Not Style Fashion is what is available in stores right now.  It’s ever changing.  It’s not about you.  It’s not about what suits you. Take the bits of current fashions that suit  you, your colouring, your style, your body, your personality, your lifestyle.   Leave the rest. Sometimes nothing in the current…

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Why You Should Be Authentic in Your Dress

Why You Should Be Authentic in Your Dress

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Who are you?  How do you express your personality through  your clothing? I completely believe that authentic style comes from inside out (that’s why this blog is called Inside Out Style).  Your style expression is based on your personality traits and who you are. If you try and dress like someone else it won’t feel…

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