Intuitive Style

“To have style you have to know who you are.” ~Iris Apfel Thanks for the advice Iris. I like to have a stylish presence and look like I care about myself without overdoing it. I am low key with a love for fashion, be it haute couture, upscale or the fast fashion of HM or…

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Style Pointers: 6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming A Personal Stylist

Well hello! Up for a few pointers in style? I hope so! This week as I thought about where I have been, where I am and where I am going, I realized how much I have learned in pursuit of my career in fashion and ongoing learning as a spirited and creative entrepreneur. With this…

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For The Eyewear Lovers In My Life

Wear glasses? Happen to need an updated pair? Maybe you just want to include a new pair of glasses to kick off your get down to business mode for the new season? If so, maybe you could try purchasing them through a non-traditional route. I have the answer for you, Warby Parker glasses. I myself…

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Perspective

Hello, hello! Happy Monday! Yes, House Of Vine is still here! I know it has been an insurmountable delay and I’m not about excuses, however with getting through my venture of taking a night course to become a certified makeup artist while working my demanding federal career in management by day, it really was a…

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Finding the Proper Fit

I recently met up with a guy that I met online whom was limited on time but based on our planned meeting time we would still have at least an hour to connect. He said, ‘I’m not sure if you would be willing to meet for just an hour and a half or so.” I…

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That Styled Life

Who are you going to be today? I have been thinking a lot about fashion and style, how it all relates and why I am so passionate about it. Is it really the industry (because I am really still learning about it), is it how it looks in the movies or the fashion magazines that…

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Rock the look: One Dress, One Chic, Three Options!

Do you like simplicity and ease of style? Yet want to look like you made an effort while appearing effortless? What we all really desire is to keep it simple yet be and live an exquisite life. Wearing a great outfit breeds exquisite confidence. I was thinking of how to wear one piece multiple ways…

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Champagne Taste: How to Treat Yourself Without Going For Broke

Do you often experience Dom Perignon taste on a Martini & Rossi budget? Hey I get it, it pays to save, have balance, afford what you really want and ignore what you can do without in order to live life in style, right? Right.  I have this article from Glamour magazine’s March 2012 issue still…

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Here’s The Skinny

Here are the skinny versus fat controversial thoughts of a fashionista blogger… I admit it I’ve gained some extra pounds of love recently. So being a blogger and wanting to explore my passion for fashion and styling as a new career and life path, the weight gain is daunting, no haunting me. So I guess…

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