Category Archives: Personal Color

How to Wear Unflattering Colors

5 Ways to Make the Wrong Colors Right Sometimes a girl just wants to wear what she wants to wear.  So what happens when it’s a color that doesn’t flatter?  Since personal color is a passion of mine, I’ve written … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 Color Trends

What to Wear this Spring:  Color! Every fashion season has its favorite colors.  Sometimes they’re consistent with your own favorites, other times you may wish you could have a chat with the Fashion Color Czar to set things right.  This season, … Continue reading

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How to Wear Spring Trends to Work

 4 Spring Trends Translated for the Office Like a spring bouquet from your garden, it’s not necessarily what you pick that matters, but rather how you display your pickings.  Here are four top trends for Spring 2015 and how you can bring … Continue reading

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Blush-Pink Fashion

What Makes YOU Blush? This isn’t about embarrassment.  It’s not even about the blush you wear on your cheeks.  This is about spring’s hottest color trend.  It’s a variation on the “nude” trend of seasons past, with just a tinge … Continue reading

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Personal Color: Rockin’ it in Your Closet

Personal Color in Real Life In my last post I wrote how color temperature, value, and intensity can help you look your most vibrant and healthy.  An awareness of your personal best colors makes it easy to know what to … Continue reading

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Personal Color: Making the Best Choices

What Makes a Color “Yours”? Personal color, when chosen wisely, has the potential to make your face appear brighter, healthier, and more vibrant.At the same time, unflattering hues hold equal power to drain the “life” right out of you! Short … Continue reading

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Personal Color – Are You Color Savvy?

Your Best Personal Colors What’s the big deal about color?  “Not much,” some might say, but from the perspective of a color geek, it’s THE deal breaker in personal appearance.  And though I haven’t used the term before today (confession … Continue reading

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Can you,… really? (Edition IV)

This blog entry’s look at Glamour.com’s list of Fall 2011 Most Wearable Trends brings us to another of the season’s spotlights on color.  This one, less about a specific hue, and more about a color characteristic. When was the last … Continue reading

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Can you,… really? (Edition II)

Now here’s a trend that’s not for the faint of heart — or the fair of color.  Continuing the review of Glamour.com’s fall 2011 “most wearable” trends (http://glmr.me/Glamour_mustard_yellow), we visit the Mustard Infusion. Yellows come in many forms from the … Continue reading

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Add Color, and Blend

What’s in a color?  The power to uplift, “youth-anize,” energize, and invigorate.  Tall order, right?  Not really.  In my work as an image consultant, I find color to be, again and again, the single most impactful tool in a client’s … Continue reading

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