Tina, here. Back To School is for everyone now. Not just the kids. I get giddy this time of year. It's more than just the change of seasons, which I anticipate like a child waiting for Christmas. It's something about the smell of books and the band practicing in the schoolyard, new shoes and the [...]
Hi, everyone! Tina here. Tina here with 3 quick tips to make you more stylish! In light of the fact we don't all have French handmaidens to dress us every morning and keep our noses powdered and our lipstick fresh, I've got some quick tips to keep you stylish that even the most low-maintenance of [...]
Welcome Complete Insiders to your exclusive vault edition, Shop This: Memorial Day Sales. Be sure to check out your other exclusive insider resources, only available to Complete Insiders like you (like this one on Summer Jewelry!). More Summer Must-Haves coming! Scroll through to see which posts and videos you may have missed lately! Shop This: [...]
Welcome Complete Insiders to your exclusive vault edition, Jewelry: All The Summer Accessories You Need. Be sure to check out your other exclusive insider resources, only available to Complete Insiders like you. More Summer Accessories Must-Haves coming! Scroll to the end of the post to see a sampling of posts and videos you may have missed lately! [...]
A wardrobe is like a pantry. You've got to keep those non-perishable staples on hand like White Lily flour, EVOO, and a good bottle of red wine. A well-edited wardrobe needs to consist primarily of a few staples without an expiration date, plus a healthy dose of trends with a short shelf life.
After all the hubbub of the holiday season and having to "dress" for endless events and gatherings, now is the time to nestle down and cozy up to a quieter month where hopefully you can be inside more than out. And you'll want to refresh your winter wardrobe with these January must-haves to [...]
Tina, here. Happy New Year to you! January is a time to rethink all your decisions. To ask yourself, am I who I want to be? Have I been reading up enough on current events? What would my parents really think of my life? And why do I keep wearing clothes I hate? ...Those black [...]
Have you ever bought anything in a consignment store? Or bought a pre-owned handbag off the internet? Based on our polling, many of you have, and so has Tina. We all have questions and genuine concerns about it, so Tina brought in an expert in high end resale to teach us everything we need to know about buying and selling on the high-end second-hand designer market.
The four types of bracelets I recommend to start your timeless jewelry wardrobe are cuff, bangle, link, and pearl. My blog post on a timeless bracelet jewelry wardrobe has the Ex Voto Vintage Woodley cuff, which you Insiders can get a 20% discount on throughout the month of October 2016! I’ve also included [...]
Take a look at the choker I'm guilty of wearing 5 out of 7 days of the week! The first reason I love it so much is because it's handmade in Chattanooga, TN by my friend Summer of Summer Renee Jewelry. We exclusively carry her unique, eye-catching jewelry designs at all four Blowout [...]
Shades of green are trending for fall, and accessories are a fantastic way to try it without going whole hog into the color. More muted tones will have a longer lifespan, like olive. But take note, green is a classic color because it is a color of nature. So don't worry too much about over-investing [...]
Rain boot weather calls for jeans when you have a day full of running errands. Style tip: let the top of your ankle jeans skim the top of the ankle booties where they meet. To see me in this rainy day outfit, you can read my post here on our style blog. Don't miss [...]
Summer sales offer a great opportunity to snatch up that cute dress you can use for next year's spring wedding, or a sandal you know will be fabulous for your winter getaway to the beach. But of course, there are a few guidelines to keep in mind when shopping the end of season [...]
Just because the calendar says school is back in session, it's still very definitely summer, and it's very definitely hot. Grab these outfits now to start your transition into early fall with warm days and cooler nights. Start shopping our curated selection by hovering over an image to see its details, then [...]
Take a simple jersey top to cocktails or dancing by pairing it with a fancy skirt and piling on the jewelry. Start shopping our curated selection by hovering over an image to see its details, then click to be taken to the retailer's website to purchase. Click on an [...]
Don't retire your long chains yet, but have fun with a few trends-to-try. We recommend lower price points for trends so you don't feel guilty passing them along in a couple seasons. 5 Must-Haves for Jewelry Start shopping our curated selection by hovering over an image to see its details, [...]
This black Lyford jersey top works well for a casual night out, and because it's such a great anchor piece, Have fun with some accessories, and even a little fur. Start shopping our curated selection by hovering over an image to see its details, then click to be taken to the retailer's [...]
Tan boots are a great option for early fall. Wear them to transition some of your late summer outfits into September, and keep wearing them on into winter over jeans and with skirts and sweaters. Check out this post on our style blog where you can find some great tips on altering boots to [...]
Many of the best-dressed women are known to stick to a wardrobe of neutrals because they are timeless and classic. Here's how to wear neutrals without getting bored or having a stale closet.
Grab that pretty dress in your favorite color hanging in the closet, and wear it this month as much as you can. Here's how to wear one dress, three ways.
What if you don't have that one magic dress you can wear to a wedding, funeral, graduation or cocktail party? Here's what to wear to a wedding in a pinch.
Red and green may be great for children's plays and Santa pictures. But soft and classic is more my style, so here I give you three quiet holiday outfits.
It's hot, and all you want to wear is something cool and easy. So what's the answer to staying stylish? Accessories! But don't make these mistakes.
All-American Summer Style Made Easy Enjoy a special feature on vintage and consignment shopping this month! The month of July is full-on summer with a capital “S.” It’s peach cobblers, running around barefoot all Sunday, fireworks at night and falling asleep under the stars if you’re lucky. I want you to bask in the [...]