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Following up Bekah on her spring favorites, here's Sarah to tell you a little bit about her choices for... Read More


Since the warm weather seems like it’s finally here to stay (fingers crossed), we decided to curate lists from each one of us... Read More


Thinking of warm spring days leading into summer has us crushing on the Boho trend for the season. With its lightweight... Read More


Ladies, what better way to start off the season of spring than in a fun and romantic lace white dress? After (what seemed like) such a ... Read More


Since the seventies ran a majority of the runway for Spring ’15 it only seems fitting that there’s a shift in textures and fabrics for this... Read More


Huzzah! For the first time ever at NYFW, Banana Republic showed its collection, and boy did they show up.... Read More


Rebecca Taylor ditched the runway this season and opted for a lookbook presentation instead, which makes us sad, but sadness quickly turned to oohs and ahhs when we saw her fall collection.... Read More


Neutrals were huge for fall and of course they’ll always be pretty for spring but there’s a new pastel color... Read More


One of my most anticipated shows this NYFW season was emerging Austrailian brand Zimmermann.... Read More


BCBG had a strong collection for fall that consisted of easy layered knits in a Bohemian vibe. ... Read More


Menswear has been a running theme for the last few years in women's fashion, but Veronica Beard gave us a fresh take on this trend with inspiration by the great camps of the Adirondacks.... Read More


n 2014 I had the pleasure to work with some of Angel Sanchez' bridal collection for a bridal editorial, and I instantly gained huge respect for his attention to detail and amazing work with the most delicate cuts and fabrics.... Read More


Ladies, do not let your size play a role in the way you dress for your age! So many women seem to feel cornered with clothing... Read More


Fringe is here, and in full swing (nerdy snort). We’ve seen accents of this trend here and there for... Read More


With athlesiure making its mark on the fashion world, it’s no wonder that this casual and comfortable concept has sneaked its way ... Read More


It seems genius that such a simple little piece of jewelry can cause such a shake up in the fashion world but... Read More


For all of the shorties out there we know you struggle to find clothes that actually accentuate your figure and make you feel... Read More


Want to do something different with your everyday outfit? Replace your go-to ballet flat or heel with a cool sneaker. From slip-ons to high tops and everyhting in between, you can really have fun playing around with this trend.... Read More


For winter style, we always remember to pick up seasonal coats and scarves, but a great way to add your own personal touch to complete your look is by a great head topper for the chilly months... Read More


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Okay y'all get cozy and ready for round 2 of the Holiday Gift Guide. This time we're getting a glimpse of the presents Sarah has ... Read More


Monogram anything is hot with especially us Southern women, but fashion girls can get their fix in a chic way that stands the test of time. ... Read More


Wondering what kind of holiday pressie to get someone but you have no idea? We decided to put out a gift guide that will help you pick great gifts for the lovely women in your life (or add it to your own wish list!).... Read More


With holiday season right around the corner, we know that a lot of you will be traveling all over to see your family. We also know that... Read More


Color blocking was a major hit on the runways for this season and we can totally see why. It's perfect for the the modern dresser or the woman who just wants a subtle modernity piece here or there.... Read More


Metallic is defined as polished, slick, lustrous, glistening and radiant. Here in the studio, we think it’s definition should... Read More


Whether you’re looking for a birthday gift, holiday gift, or just upgrading pieces in your man’s wardrobe, we’ve got you covered.... Read More


October is my favorite month of the year - the temperature is dropping, the leaves are falling and Halloween is just around the corner.... Read More


We had a client challenge us to see if we can make high-end looks on a budget, and we don't turn down a challenge.... Read More


With cooler temperatures sneaking in, we all can't help but get excited for new cozy essentials and outwear that will help up keep warm.... Read More


Fall is officially in full swing and there’s no better way than to help ring in the season than with a new pair of boots. Knee-highs ... Read More


The leaves are falling, the pumpkins are out, and Frye Week at Belk is in full effect. Frye is a brand that many women covet and once they have them you'll be hooked on their fit and styles.... Read More


Everyone talks about keeping food companies accountable, but everyone knows I'm a huge advocate for clothing brands and designers who are honest and transparent as well. Nothing bugs me more than seeing people rave over brands that use terrible materials for the environment and treat their employees unfarily. ... Read More


We've been having some much needed rainy days lately, and that got me thinking about an update to the rain boot that is making it's way into closets this fall.... Read More


Your clothes aren't the only things you should shake up each season. We thought we'd switch up all the fashion talk to discuss beauty style, heyyyy heyyyyy.... Read More


Ever hear about a killer store in a fashion mag and wish you could shop there regularly? Now you can with the House Account App. ... Read More


We’re totally crushing on this fragrance brand and we know that you will love it to. Recently we did a private event and Jo Malone was there to provide each woman ... Read More


With football season in full swing some people might be wondering how to incorporate NFL attire with every day pieces to create modern... Read More


Most women are always looking for a way to take their fall looks to the next level. And if you’re one of these women,... Read More


Starting off with a series of strong, crisp menswear inspired looks; Marios Schwab reeled in on his concept of minimalism for this collection. One aspect... Read More


This season it seems like Pilotto got a reboot by simplifying its shapes and bringing back a vast plethora of colors. With simplistic silhouettes, such as A-line shapes... Read More


Mother of Pearl is breeching into a more ladylike category, and one could simply look at the shoes to notice that. Replacing the everyday sneaker ... Read More


Edeline Lee showcased her work in what seemed like a little tiny tent outside of Somerset House, but it was definitely a springtime wonderland once you got inside.... Read More


Playing on every aspect of romance, Simone Rocha brought back the true definition of romance in her collection. Rather than just focusing ... Read More


Clothes are often claimed to be the message a person wants to send about himself or herself without speaking and Vivienne Westwood took this saying... Read More


Tribal Sport, yes it is a thing and yes it dominated this collection. Preen’s SS15 collection was full of prints and stripes but it was done in suc... Read More


Neon Tribal refers to costumes of nomadic African tribes infused with modern colors, which is exactly the concept Jane Carr pulled her inspiration from. New to her... Read More


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Known for her inspirational and covetable eveningwear, Monique Lhuillier threw the fashion world for a little bit of mesmerizing spin when she came out with her SS15 collection. ... Read More


Charlotte Ronson presented her line with a nod to museum art. Since her collection was inspired by art, Ronson decided to have her models showcase ... Read More


Style, Comfort, and Performance. Three words that really resonate in every collection that Lacoste has create and SS15 was no different. The silhouette ... Read More


Here’s to the ladies who love being feminine. To the ladies who love ruffles, sheer fabric, flowing pieces, and sparkle. The theme of Rebecca Taylor’s... Read More


The Tibi SS15 collection wants to take the world back to a time when all the materials were seemingly made by hand. Influenced by t... Read More


The Porsche Show could be wrapped up in one word: Sleek. Inspired by the car itself, Porsche Design really wanted to make a collection that was full of... Read More


With Maeda Hanako’s quick rise to fame in the fashion world, it’s no wonder everyone is so struck by her designs. She never seems to shy away... Read More


With a nod to a woman from the mid-century and her silhouette, Reem Acra created a collection that was not only full of lean columns from the 30s and 40s, and full skirts from the 50s... Read More


September starts fashion season (yay!), and no better way to start it off then with my first show, Austrailian brand Zimmerman.... Read More


In less than 24 hours I am making the trek across the pond to see what London Fashion Week is all about. British Designers are definitely having a moment in the sun over the last few years and I cannot wait to check it out in person.... Read More


Perfect for every season is the White-Button Up. With its versatility to be worn casual or dressed up, as and undershirt or an overshirt, this is one piece that is an absolute staple for every woman to ... Read More


For the final installement of "In the Bag" we're getting a look into Head Stylist Erica Hank's Bag. Also if you missed the first two parts, be sure... Read More


Okay y’all, it’s time to snoop around in BB's bag. This week is our Assistant Stylist’s Bekah, who helps on editorial and commericial shoots, as well as assist Erica with personal clients, and manages our non-blog. Read below to find out a few of her daily must-haves:... Read More


Carrying over the ocean/sea trend of summer in a more mysterious way for fall is designer Johansson and the Acne Brand. Inspired by the movement... Read More


In a world where the organic, holistic approach to life (in food, workouts, etc.) is becoming more dominant, it only seems right that make-up and beauty regimes begin to adapt to that trend.... Read More


Admit it. Every now and then you're a little nosy. We thought we’d share what’s in our bags here at the studio to let you in on some of our daily must haves.... Read More


The fitness revolution is taking over the world. Athleisure apparel is heavily making its mark in fashion, fashion designers are making their own sneakers, and everyone is WORKING OUT.... Read More


Feminine modernity doesn't get any finer than this. Known originally for her perfectly cut trousers, Bouchra Jarrar has expanded her reach for a well done, full line of wardrobe tailoring. ... Read More


One of the biggest trends this fall season isn't coats but rather ultra chic capes and ponchos. In a variety of colors, textures, and prints you’ll be... Read More


The ultimate struggle of fashion is not only finding clothes that are forward and unique, but also finding clothes that are comfortable.... Read More


Tomboy chic has really become not just items to wear, but a way of life in recent years for women of all ages. If you love the look but aren't sure how to do it with grown-up flair, then you must check out the NY-based contemporary label of Harvey Faircloth.... Read More


Our southern summer and fall requires us to have a little style finess to keep us from melting away, while our northern friends are enjoying cooler temps.... Read More


It's that time of year again, when Nordstorm has their Anniversary sale. We aren't here to tell you what deals you can get on summer finds, no no no.... Read More


We know it’s right smack in the middle of summer, but with fall right around the corner we couldn’t help but letting you guys in our newest... Read More


We have exciting news to share! After our summer vacations, we are back—reloaded, recharged, and ready to take on the new fall fashion season. We are ... Read More


Here comes the bride! We are so excited to share our first bridal editorials, featured in Charlotte Wedding Magazine.... Read More


Seen everywhere on runways, from accessories to shirts to dresses, this trend is one that is a MUST for everyone to try. From our most daring fashionistas to the... Read More


Since summer is right around the corner, I know everyone is busy making plans for their Fourth of July. So whether you’re at the lake, the beach, or a cookout... Read More


Consider this your invitation for the Palm Party that will be happening all summer long. From Californian cool to city chic, the palm print is taking over a variety of collections... Read More


For summer if you want to get effortlessly Parisian Chic check out Thierry Colson. His casual dresses and skirts are perfect for breezy summer days and he uses JUST the right amount of... Read More


It’s always inevitable that you get unexpectedly invited somewhere over the summer and you feel like you have nothing to wear. Here are some really great options for you to go ahead and... Read More


This summer’s hottest pieces come in shades of blues and patterns that mimic the beautiful ocean. One look at the ocean and I know why... Read More


For feminine modernity at its finest check out my designer crush, who comes from the land down under, Dion Lee. While my most fashion forward clients will not miss a beat when trying this new designer... Read More


Chambray is always in style for summer, but finding cool chambray pieces that aren’t your typical is another story. ... Read More


A designer I have fallen madly in love with this year is Delpozo. I can’t talk about it enough! The collections are full of modern prints, bright florals and intricately made embellishments.... Read More


Summertime is finally around the corner! Shorts, sandals, cover-ups, and sunnies are about to have their time in the sun, pun totally intended.... Read More


I’m so smitten by my new summer designer crush, and it's got all your salt-water essentials covered.... Read More


One of my absolute FAVORITE fashion + philanthropy events in Charlotte is Catwalk For A Cause, put on by the martin Truex Jr. Foundation.... Read More


This week I'm on a Disney family vacay, and I'm here to tell you just because I'm a mommy of 3 doesn't mean I'll be wearing fanny packs, sneakers and Daisy Duck t-shirts. ... Read More


I had such a fun time visiting my peeps at Belk during Charleston Fashion Week. For the second year in a row, Belk has sponsored and participated in the largest Fashion Week in the South, and not only are their runway shows a great addition to schedule, but the Belk tent is where it's at.... Read More


This season we see a huge push for the canvas slip-on sneaker. Think of it as an upgrade to wearing sneakers with your casual look. ... Read More


Statement necklaces are a fave of women of all ages, but at a certain age (I'd say 21), it's time to retire that tired looking bubble necklace and get a piece that is more grown-up and sophisticated, yet still makes a wow factor.... Read More


The crop top is such a HUGE trend this season, yet it can be an intimidating trend as well. Not everyone has the same bodyshape and can wear this trend the same way. ... Read More


For spring there's a new neutral, seriously. It's not nude or metallics. It's the white shoe.... Read More


As many of you know I have settled into my styling studio in Myers Park, and am lucky enough to have a dear interior design friend help me fix up an old pilates studio and turn it into a posh style pad. ... Read More


Stacey Bendet titled her fall collection as Enchanted: The Search for the Golden Monarch and upon stepping into the famous McKittrick Hotel, you were immersed in the fall fairytale of Alice + Olivia. ... Read More


The Carolina Hererra fall show was such a breathe of fresh (ready-to-wear) air, with rich textures and geometric prints.... Read More


Rebecca Taylor's color palette was such a fresh take for fall 2014... soft greys, powder blues, ecru and pale pinks led the pack for the most sought after items in her lineup. ... Read More


The house at Lincoln Center was packed (more like crammed) with fashion insiders waiting to see what Lacoste had in store for fall.... Read More


Erin Fetherson's fall collection was cheekily titled "Charmed I'm Sure", which was the perfect theme to her youthful dresses and ladylike separates.... Read More


Boho-edge with a touch of femininity was the vibe of Charlotte Ronson's fall presentation.... Read More


Ruffian's look for fall was tailored and feminine with bold brights. Billowy blouses and satin dresses were equally balanced by tweed and brocade elements.... Read More


We aren't quite there yet with the temps, but my clients have already started snatching up their spring must-haves and I'm getting ready to style my second spring editorial. So let's talk about an 80's trend that's coming back faster than a Debbie Gibson/Tiffany tour.... Read More


Winter made the moto jacket the IT jacket to have, and spring has a new jacket to reinvent: The Bomber. ... Read More


In the Charlotte fashion circle, if you don't know who Arlene Goldstein is, you may need a fashion girl reaiity check. Arlene is the VP of Trend Merchandising & Fashion Direction for Belk, and she is the one who perosnally sees and approves every trend that comes into their stores.... Read More


Jumpsuits are such an easy way to be fashion forward. It's modern, yet a classic alternative to the regular dress or separates ensemble. ... Read More


Are you one of those peeps that are already done shopping for everyone on your list this season? If so, I may just hate you.... Read More


Emily Maynard is one of the funniest, sweetest people I know. She really is a girl's girl who I can chat with about everything from kids, to serious issues like fashion, to our crazy pets' shenanigans.... Read More


Allow me to introduce you to my Styling Assistant!... Read More


So this is my 2nd post in a row on footwear. Which I wouldn't normally do if it wasn't for good reason. London brand Preen has done a shoe collab with Aldo to bring you another capsule of Aldo Rise, a collection that looks more high end than what you might expect from Aldo. ... Read More


Recently I helped a client search for boots who had always had a hard time fitting into them because of her large calves.... Read More


Fall isn't just about switching out your wardrobe and layering your cashmere and leather. Take the change in season to switch out your fragrance to something a little deeper and layered as well.... Read More


Wanna be the ultimate rebel this fall? Wear white. Throw the southern rules out the window and see how hot white will stand out amidst a season of deep colors.... Read More


Thursday was such a thrill, not only to host the Neiman Marcus' Cusp Event, but to also style all 20 looks from Neiman's top 5 trends that went down the runway.... Read More


So now that we know what colors and textures are trending, let's look at the top styles for fall:... Read More


So now that we know what colors will be at the top of the list for fall [see non-blog post of trending Series... Read More


Now that fall is finally here, let’s discuss some of the best trends we should invest in for fall that will... Read More


Jenny Packham's Spring collection was all sorts of heavenly bohemian. With an Edwardian influence shown by the dress styles and Swarovski... Read More


Reem Acra continued the retro 70's vibe of DVF but played more with chiffons and metallics. Houndstooth for spring was also... Read More


After the Reem Acra show, I booked it in a taxi to catch the Alice + Olivia presentation. So glad I did, because A+O did not dissapoint with it's... Read More


Mathieu Mirano is a fave of edgy young Hollywood starlets Nicole Ritchie and Lady Gaga, and for good reason. His designs are for the woman who is fashion forward... Read More


Carolina Herrera is one of my absolute favorite shows. As an icon in the American fashion industry, she continues to create timeless works of art and really gets the... Read More


Barbara Tfank may not be a familiar name to the everyday woman, but BT has been around for a while. Adele wore Barbara Tfank to the Grammys, and Michelle Obama has worn her... Read More


Everyone who's anyone in fashion does not miss the DVF show.... Read More


Ever wanted to throw a party with your girlfriends at Neiman Marcus? Well ladies, here's our chance (insert maniacle laugh). I'm really looking forward to September... Read More


While what you wear on the outside is what fashion is all about, what you’re wearing UNDER that fashion could make or break your look.... Read More


For the first time ever, my fab friend Stacy Smallwood of Hampden Clothing is coming to Charlotte to bring a little low-country sizzle to our fall closets. Never... Read More


By now you’ve clicked around and you can OBVI see I’ve revamped just a “few” things about my website.... Read More


Blame it on the continued appeal of Madmen, but some of fall’s trends are reminiscent of mid-century inspirations and menswear influenced lines... Read More


I live in my jackets. Well, not literally, but I really love having a wide variety of jackets to complete my looks and add a touch of interest... Read More



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