Choosing Style Over Fashion

Think about how you would describe your style. Is it cool and casual? Structured and chic?

Ladies, when it comes to style, Ralph Lauren said it best:


PIN IT!

For so many of us, style is a very important part of our lives. It’s our armor.

It’s the thing that gives us the confidence to rule the boardroom, or step outside our comfort zone and try something new.

Let’s face it, there’s nothing quite like finding an outfit that makes you feel like you can take over the world.

However, it can be easy to confuse style with fashion.

Fashion is all about trends. It’s the looks we see on our favorite celebrities on Instagram and on the runway.

And, no offense to Gigi and Kendall, but these looks come and go.

When thinking about the clothes, accessories and makeup that make you feel your best, blindly subscribing to trends isn’t the way to let your inner beauty shine through.

You don’t have to be the most fashionable person in the room to be inherently stylish. You don’t even have to love shopping either. Just keep it simple!

If a pair low-rise jeans make you feel amazing, rock them. Even if the trend right now is high-rise.

Your “look” should reflect the the beautiful, fabulous and unique person you are inside. It shouldn’t be a last-ditch effort to impress someone, meet expectations or fit a certain mold.

It should be all you. That, my friend, is true style.

As always, here are some things you can do right now to find YOUR style!

  1. Create a Pinterest board. Find visual inspiration before you hit the stores for a wardrobe overhaul. (You can start here).
  2. Find a style icon. Whether it’s Kerry Washington or your mom, it’s nice to have a source for style inspiration!
  3. Shop in your own closet. Is there something in there that just isn’t you? Toss it out and make room only for pieces you love.

Happy shopping, girlfriend!

Related Posts

  • Living a Life of Ease
    Living a Life of Ease

    and my 2017 wish for you (a note from Tanya)   As 2016 comes to a close, I am making time to reflect on all that has...

  • Seeing Yourself as the Love of Your Life
    Seeing Yourself as the Love of Your Life

    Self-love is so important. Self-love is more than self-care. It goes beyond nourishing your body, getting enough slee...

  • How To Heal After A Breakup
    How To Heal After A Breakup

    Breakups are hard, but they don’t have to break YOU. Whether it’s your significant other or a longtime friend, losing...

More Posts

0 comments

Leave a comment

All blog comments are checked prior to publishing

Search Our Site