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Daily Essentials: Are You Fully Dressed?

Nina’s essentials are fabulous, but we mustn’t forget the 8 essentials to put on every day: 1- A belt (of truth) 2-Blouse (of righteousness) 3-Shoes (of the preparation of peace) 4-Sunglasses and Umbrella (shield of faith) 5-Hat (of salvation) 6-Cell phone (the … Continue reading

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Invest in the Essentials

Nina’s basic #2 is to invest in the bones—the timeless and chic staples of your wardrobe that go with nearly everything. She says these pieces are dependable and possibly unremarkable, but notes that not every piece is supposed to be … Continue reading

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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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