Appearance

What Your Wow Colours [May] Say About You

September 9, 2021

In our colour classes we talk about the personality of colours. Here are some fun descriptions of the personalities of the Seasonal and Flow palettes. I’ve included personal qualities, values, and the role each would take in planning an event. Winter: Sophisticated, fashion-forward, and a trend-setter, you set big goals and make them happen. You…

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How to Dress for Your Age – the 30’s

August 24, 2021

30’s:   The Builder / Creator To dress for your age in your 30’s, consider all of your functions.  In your 30’s you may be experiencing any of the following: Establishing your career Starting a family Building a home Developing credentials and credibility Setting goals Balancing home and work Your life may have taken a more…

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How to Dress for Your (Outer) Silhouette

March 26, 2020

Submitted by Alexa Graham … People come in different shapes and sizes, which is why having an understanding of your own is the key to dressing well and feeling confident enough to take on the world. If you’ve already gone through our guide on ‘How to Find Your Signature Shape‘, you’d know how essential it is…

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Eyewear Styling Guide

March 20, 2020

Eyewear Styling Material Recommendations by Wendy Buchanan, Perceptions Eyewear. <p> Would you like to be an Eyewear Stylist?  Advising on eyewear selection is more than just analyzing face shapes.  Eyewear styling is also about scale and visual weight to create harmony and truly “AccessorEYEZ” your client with a style that flatters their face and complements…

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How to Find Your Signature Shape

January 9, 2019

How to find your signature shape? It’s all in the face! When you match the shapes you wear to your body, you create harmony in aesthetics and energy. Let’s define your facial signature shape. What are the Facial Signature Shapes Facial shapes can be soft and curved, straight and angular, or a combination. Since we…

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Image of Abundance

August 20, 2018

  Image can facilitate having a wealth of whatever you desire – money, relationships, success. First, we need to establish that everything is energy frequencies, including your image, which is comprised of: Physical characteristics; your body is a physical manifestation of your entire energy system. As you change as a person, your body changes. Body…

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What’s Your Wedding White?

February 10, 2018

What’s Your wedding white? Of all the days of your life, you want to look your best on your wedding day. And yet it may also follow the most hectic week of your life. A guaranteed way to ensure you look radiant rather than run-down – wear your right colours – especially your wedding white!…

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How to Organize Clothing with an App

January 5, 2014

Recently I came across  Stylebook, an app to organize clothing and keep track of  wardrobe items.  Depending on how much time you are willing to invest, this handy app can give you lots of information about the wardrobe you have now and the pieces you add in the future. To get the most out of…

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Work your Wardrobe: #4 – What to Spend

January 25, 2013

This financial strategy for what to spend on your wardrobe is appropriate for Canada and United States economies. The suggested annual wardrobe investment for all clothing items (including inner wear, outerwear, and accessories) is 5 – 10% of the gross annual salary, or 5 – 10% of the desired gross annual salary. If your lifestyle…

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