Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Basics of Business (Find Your Right Fit & Ruthlessly Edit)

Nina continues Chapter 2: The Basics by outlining her “basics of style”. This inspired me to reflect, “What would be the basics of business?” This is what I came up with… The Ten Basics of Business: The most successful businesses— … Continue reading

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The Basics of “Style” and “Grace”

(continuing with Nina’s book) Chapter 2: The Basics “Fashion can be bought. Style one must possess.”-Edna Woolman Chase, Vogue magazine I’ve been told we should “possess” ourselves. Synonym finder tells me other words for possess are “own, have, hold, enjoy, … Continue reading

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Confidence=Beauty=Style=Reputation

Ok, so here’s what I’ve learned from Nina in chapter one: Be your own muse. The most beautiful woman in a room may not be the most obviously attractive woman. The most beautiful will be the most confident. Confidence is … Continue reading

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Inspiration and Catastrophe

I’m reading a new book, “The Little Black Book of Style” by Nina Garcia (from Project Runway). I found the book shamefully on a clearance table at American Eagle of all places! It’s been a fantastic reading so far (I’m just … Continue reading

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I will be glad when…

“Hakuna Matata” Are you someone who can’t see the forest for all the trees? My friend, Wren, posted today, “I will be glad when ………………. Why not be glad now? Make a decision to be happy every day during every circumstance.” … Continue reading

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Creating a Memory

“Live Like That” The following was sent to me in an e-mail from a new friend, Edie, over at FOGO: “Creating a Memory TGIF Today God Is First Volume 2 by Os Hillman Tuesday, January 31 2012 “The greatest among you … Continue reading

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