Personal Style and the Career Search

Posted by on Oct 18, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This interview was originally featured on the University of Washington’s Foster MBA program website. Why is the topic of personal style so important in the workplace now? The world of workwear is shifting. Where there used to be restrictive standards of dress, we currently have companies going with appearance suggestions.Now more than ever, we want to show […]

An Interview with Kathy Caprino, Finding Brave podcast

Posted by on Sep 11, 2019 in style, Style Signature | No Comments

Audrey recently joined Kathy Caprino on the Finding Brave podcast to discuss how to design your Style Signature. Watch the interview below. Highlights from the interview: Why it’s so hard for many of us to figure out our own style [3:10] What our work attire could be telling us [7:20] What is a “style signature” […]

How to Shop Like a Pro: Build a Wardrobe You Love

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019 in fashion, style, Style Signature | No Comments

Ask yourself these three questions before you purchase to build a wardrobe you love: 1. What’s The Look? Does what you’re about to buy work with several other pieces in your wardrobe making it a Basic? Is it outfit specific, only goes with that suiting, these pants or a specific top, making it a Bridge […]

How to Shop Like a Pro: Everyone Loves a Deal

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019 in fashion, style, Style Signature | No Comments

‘Tis the season for bargains! It’s the time of year to purchase low-use but high-impact items at great prices. Some categories to consider filling: • Suiting: You’ll find low prices on suiting or tailored separates. Look for an all season fabric, like worsted wool in an unusual, attractive color. It’s hard to remember someone if […]

How to Shop Like a Pro: Confidence, Please

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019 in fashion, style, Style Signature | No Comments

It’s morning, it’s you, your closet and it’s time to get dressed. You hate this part of your day. Your eyes sweep across all of it, from stuffed, to well organized or the bare minimum, not an outfit insight, even after all that earnest effort. Good enough is the norm, and that’s exactly how it […]

How To Shop Like A Pro: Closets are a Tool Box, Not a Junk Drawer

Posted by on Jun 18, 2019 in fashion, style, Style Signature | No Comments

Isn’t that the absolutely to-die-for shirt you needed, under that pile of clothes over there on that chair? Or better yet, in a floor-drobe pile? In fact aren’t all of these the ones you had to have? I don’t care what you do, but what you do is providing the funds for that pile of […]

MBA Resources

Posted by on Oct 27, 2018 in business school, MBA, style, Style Signature | No Comments

RESOURCES Good Prices and Size Ranges, most have both women and men’s: Ann Taylor Banana Republic H&M JCrew Macy’s Mango Target TIBI The Loft Uniqlo Neiman Marcus Last Call https://www.lastcall.com/ For Men –Good Suiting Prices, shirts and business jeans Nordstrom Rack, Downtown 5th and Pine Good Shoes, men and women TheRealReal https://www.therealreal.com/ Online Consignment   […]

MBA – Interview Prep

Posted by on Nov 9, 2015 in fashion, job interview, style | No Comments

  Business attire confounds even the smartest people. With the availability of books, blogs and a running feed of professional apparel standards; you wouldn’t think that getting dressed would be as big of an issue as it is. Interview dressing is a blend of knowing yourself and your understanding of the culture you’re about to […]

The Six Questions

Posted by on Mar 25, 2013 in style, Style Signature | No Comments

  How can I create a Style Signature that lasts over time but doesn’t lose the quality of staying current? I don’t want to look like I’m a “ mature woman” but I don’t want to look like I’m desperately clinging to a past decade – what do I wear? How do I tell people […]

Year of the Snake

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in style, Style Signature | No Comments

YEAR Of The SNAKE Sseeeemss This Snake Year Is The Yin To Last Year’s Dragon Yang. As The Snake Undulates Along, It Goes In One Direction, Then, Very Unexpectedly, Completely Another. There Will Be Times When The Way Ahead Isn’t Clear And Choices Not Easily Make. However, The Snake Is Wise And Patient, It’s Best […]