STYLEBOOK SOLVES ALL YOUR STYLING PROBLEMS

By |May 11th, 2016|

For those of you who do not know me, let me tell you that I am probably the most organised person you will ever come across.  Ok, so I may be bordering on the point of OCD but that’s just how I roll!

My organisation obsession is not limited to work and carries across every aspect […]

5 TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR PERSONAL BRAND NOW!

By |May 6th, 2016|

What exactly is branding?
Branding is the way you and your business show up in the world and online. Branding is the fonts and colors you use on your website. It’s the words you choose for your blog posts, sales pages, and social media updates. It’s the type of images you use, the causes you support, […]

HOW TO BUILD YOUR PERSONAL BRAND WITH SOCIAL MEDIA

By |May 2nd, 2016|

In a world where social media rules, we have all become brands. Everything that we say and do on social channels ultimately tells others what we are all about.  Everything you Like, Share, Comment on, Pin or Retweet expresses things about you.  This can be both a blessing and a curse especially when you want […]

CROPPED KICK FLAIR JEANS – STYLE EDIT

By |April 26th, 2016|

Flared denim has risen—both literally and figuratively. It’s no coincidence that all of our favourite new releases from denim brands are both flared and cropped.   The style is much like a pair of bootcuts, but cropped shorter.  The fit is sleek on the leg and kicks out at the hem, which is different to culottes because […]

3 SECRET POWER MOVES ONLY BOSS LADIES KNOW ABOUT

By |April 21st, 2016|

Welcome to the club.

Half the battle is showing up. The other half is learning how to project authority and confidence when you haven’t necessarily been socialized to do that in an obvious, manspread-y way. Cough.
Here, we present 3 low-key power moves to whip out when you need an ego boost or want to command respect (always). Special […]

STYLE EDIT – ANKLE BOOTS

By |April 16th, 2016|

It’s not easy to dress for Autumn. Wild swings in temperature and an intense desire to start wearing our winter layers makes daily dressing a struggle. That’s why we love it when a great, practical trend comes along and promptly erases our morning battle with our closet.

We say it often here, but we’ll say it again—in […]

HOW A STRONG PERSONAL BRAND WILL BENEFIT YOUR LIFE

By |April 8th, 2016|

Most entrepreneurs understand the importance of branding when it comes to business.  Building a well recognized and respected business brand adds tremendous value and can create a significant competitive advantage.    So why, then, do so many entrepreneurs fail to recognize the value in building an equally recognized and respected personal brand?

Personal branding, or the practice […]

HOW TO DO THE STATEMENT DARK LIP THIS WINTER

By |April 6th, 2016|

Statement lip do’s and don’ts.

The autumn/winter ready-to-wear ’16/’17 runways were awash with dark, statement lips. From Christian Dior’s almost black plum lip to Marni’s wine stained pout and Marc Jacob’s slick black lipstick choice – everyone was opting for a moody lipstick.

And while there’s no right or wrong when it comes to applying a dark […]

BUSINESS CARD ETIQUETTE

By |April 1st, 2016|

Order business cards for the job you want
Don’t obsess over hand-chiseled dies and medium gothic—unless you can afford it (lucky you)—but do think of your cards as a reflection of your style and professionalism. That means both clarity (name, company, contact info clearly displayed) and quality (the best materials and design you afford).   Presentation helps too, so […]

DRESS FOR SUCCESS

By |March 28th, 2016|

You can’t not communicate. Everything you do makes some kind of statement.   The old saying, “You can’t judge a book by its cover” may be true, but book jacket and product packaging designers around the world have created an industry betting that people do judge and purchase products based on how they look. And career […]