Choosing the right neutral isn't so black and white: Your personal stylist

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Neutrals are a dominant trend this season. Blacks, grays, winter whites and oatmeals are everywhere. You may think buying black is the best way to go because “it goes with everything” but it’s not. Yes, black can be a great base to build from but black is also one of the least flattering neutrals you […]

Choosing the right neutral isn't black and white: SHOPPING LIST

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Go to to purchase any of the following items that I featured in my latest Your Personal Stylist Column : Choosing the right neutral isn’t black and white for The Oregonian. – Velvet Cashmere Sweater $339 – Mother “The Looker”. Wash: “Bump In The Night” $203 – Frye Carson Zip Lace $388 – 49 […]

Gray Maxi Dress Dilema

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Do you have a gray or neutral maxi dress you want to make interesting? Here are a couple of suggestions… let me know what you think! How to Make a Gray Maxi Interesting by dahlstyle featuring a tank maxi dress Zadig Voltaire maxi dress $295 – Shakuhachi tank maxi dress $75 – River […]

Black & Blue

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A client of mine texted me the other day wondering if she could wear black and blue together. Specifically a navy sweatshirt she bought with me with black trousers. This particular sweatshirt I didn’t think could work with black pants because it was TOO close to looking black, therefore making her look like she could […]

Tom has a Hounds Tooth!

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WHAT a great shoe!!! You’ll see hounds tooth on 5″ pumps and skinny pencil skirts in the magazines this fall, but how cool is it to find them on our favorite, wear them everywhere, TOMS! These can really be a great option to give your jeans and tee some personality! Check out how I coordinated […]