THE IMPORTANCE OF TAILORING

by Traci McBride Regardless of shape or size, we need to have a good tailor on speed dial. When purchasing new suits or separates off the rack, keeping an eye toward the details of the fit is key. I recommend expecting to tailor to some degree. Women tend to need […]

COST PER WEAR NOT PRICE IS THE BEST FOCUS

by Traci McBride We spend our lives investing — investing in a belief system; investing in relationships, from romantic to partnerships, and our children; and investing in life experiences. Although those investments are not financial, they are time investments — a commodity nonetheless. Throughout our lives we are also investing in […]

DON’T BUY THE HYPE

by Traci McBride “Fashion is made to become unfashionable.” – Coco Chanel Just because retailers sell it and push and tell you “everyone” must have this season’s trend, don’t buy into it. Look at it from an image consultant’s perspective. Having been in women’s closets for a few years now, I […]

HARNESSING YOUR SUPERPOWER

by Traci McBride We all have superpowers, yet we don’t always maximize them. Think in terms of your personal image. What sets you apart from the people around you? Do you have great posture, a quick smile, and mindful body language? Perhaps you have impeccable manners or are easily able […]