Posts from the ‘News’ Category

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    A sharp jacket

    July 26th, 2014 | News | admin | 1 Comment

    I am loving this jacket, talk about flattering! I bought this for a client but it didn’t work out for her. It is by Rag and Bone size 4, and I got it on sale at Neiman Marcus. So, if you are need of a sharp look to spice up you basic black pants, let […]

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    Make up lesson

    July 25th, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

    Now I am an expert when it comes to clothes and how to wear them but make up is not my forte. So, I turned to an expert, my friend Lisa Cadiente who is a local make up artist, to give my daughter her first make up lesson. Lisa did one side of her face […]

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  • Elsa Peretti for Tiffany & Co

    “Style is to be simple”

    July 22nd, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

      With my first paycheck out of college I went to Tiffany & Co and bought myself the Elsa Peretti bean necklace in silver. I loved the simplicity of the design and still wear it today. This year Elsa Peretti is celebrating 40 years of designing with Tiffany & Co.  Her “style is to be […]

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    July 16th, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

    Maybe you have heard this term before but I just discovered it in this month’s Instyle. I do know what it means though, wearing yoga pants and work out wear beyond the gym. The article ponders whether we are on a “slippery slope to of elastic waist excess” or just adding comfort and functionality to […]

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  • Fabric printed by Bethany Mann

    fabric dying and screen printing at Cabrillo extension, continued

    July 15th, 2014 | News | admin | 2 Comments

    As I looked at the stunning fabrics being created my questions to each artist was What are you going to do with it? So, Bethany’s answer was she was going to line her gray sheer chiffon with a magenta silk for a maxi skirt! I can’t wait to see the final piece- maybe she will […]

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    fabric dying and screen printing at Cabrillo extension

    July 15th, 2014 | News | admin | 1 Comment

    Last Friday afternoon I was given the chance to visit a workshop taught by Tobin Keller, a local artist, designer (he made my Eiffel tower skirt as seen here) and fashionArt Santa Cruz participant. The class, Hand Printed Phot-Screen Stencils on Silk Yardage, was given through the Cabrillo Extension summer classes. In a week the […]

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    ooh, how I love being organized

    July 12th, 2014 | News | admin | 3 Comments

    Recently I have been meeting with Über cool organizer Star Hansen who you may have seen on the TLC channel or OWN network. Star and I have been collaborating on complete closet makeover sessions! Star will organize your closet  and I will style you and your clothes! We are planning 1/2 day, full day and […]

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    tickets on sale!!!!!!!

    July 11th, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

    Tickets went on sale yesterday at noon for this year’s FashionArt Santa Cruz which will take place on September 20 at 7pm!!!! We did sell out last year so get your tickets early! I have been receiving some amazing designer applications but the deadline isn’t until August 6 so if you know any designers or […]

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  • Do you want early access?

    Do you want early access?

    July 10th, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

    Last night I was shopping in Nordstrom when I noticed draped off portions in each section of the store; it almost looked like they were under construction! I was told by my salesperson that I could make an appointment to shop their Anniversary Sale early if I was a Nordstrom card holder. Each year Nordstrom […]

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  • Delisch jewelry

    Do you know how to wear colorful jewelry?

    July 8th, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

    If you need some help with how to make the most of your colorful jewelry, check out this article written by my friend and jewelry designer Denise Peacock of Delisch!

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