Posts Tagged ‘stylist’

Fashion Forecast Calls for Leather & Mustard

Labor Day weekend is near and in the fashion world that  means tis the season of the September Issue. Fashion Week and Fashion’s Night Out hype heats up and the search for Fall trendsseriously begin. For those unsure where to start- local stylist April Yvonne of MyDCStyle has some ansawers. She hosted the final installment of her Women of Good taste: Summer Fashion Series. Titled “Fall Fashion Preview” April showcased looks that easily transition from day to night.

  • Leather
  • Wide-leg pants
  • over-sized sweaters
  • Mustard Hues

April’s series is hosted at the W Hotel’s J&G Steakhouse in downtown DC. We hear fashionistas enjoyed Couture-tinis and scored a gift cards to the Saks Salon and Spa and J&G Steakhouse.

Spring into Fashion with Tara

DC Stylist and owner of Tara Styles DC Tara Luizzi dropped by J.Crew in Georgetown to talk about the latest Spring trends and tips on how to wear them. Women from the Young Professional’s Forum appreciated Tara’s expert advice on dressing for body types and even which staple pieces are worth the investment. This season makes a statement with vibrant neons, romantic florals and bold stripes. I like! At the forum, Tara’s shared tips like:
*Wearing a beautiful floral blouse under a suit
*Pairing a striped top with a pair of white pants for the weekend
*Accessorizing with a bright color bag or shoe
*Investing in a bold dress

For more on Tara click HERE.

Lickin' Cancer

Survivors brought their pets and I brought my 2 legged baby to the 2nd Annual Critters for the Cure Fashion Show! It was an amazing night where cancer survivors showed their beauty and bravery as they took to the catwalk with their canine companions. The highlight of the evening was when several area doctors were honored by CFC founder Clancy Kress. Kress created Critters for the Cure after losing a dear friend to cancer.

WATCH NOW: Critters for the Cure on WUSA9 This Morning

Chestnuts Roastin' on my Roots

He hates me for my refusal to give up washing my hair with Herbal Essence but he still sees me and does whatever it takes to make me feel great!

The dashing James Cornwell (who’s single ‘wink’ ‘wink’)  at PR at Partners in Chevy Chase always knows when I need a change.

He also knows I like to try new stuff so after Dr Oz told me it was safe to dye my hair… voila… I give you Cellophanes in Deep Brunette by Sebastian Professional. Not only is the color difference subtle how I like it.. it’s protein rich and amonia and peroxide free. Baby likes that.

VIDEO: Pregnant Sorority Sisters Go Shopping

Here’s to sisters turned moms to be!

Big thanks to expert stylist Lana Orloff (who’s expecting!) for helping me and my two bump-bearing sorority sisters Eve and Mary find the right maternity clothes! Check out our story done at Tyson’s Galleria’s Pea in the Pod by Peggy Fox on WUSA9 TV. Read more on the story here…

TLC Fashion star brings style service to DC

We caught up with Stacy London from TLC’s “What Not To Wear” while she was in Georgetown promoting her newest project ‘Style for Hire’.

Awesome intern Kat Cotsonas (check out her cool blog gabgirlglam.com) joined Stacy during her Georgetown ‘Shop Crawl’ where she promoted the national network of personal stylists who are trained and certified to improve your look!

PHOTOS: Stacy London in Georgetown

Color Discovery Tour Comes to DC

Ladies: Ready, Set, Blow… color, style whatever! Wella Professionals brings the Color Discovery Tour to Washington, DC, partnering with PR at Partners salons to help the women of Washington, DC discover their best haircolor.  My fave James Cornwell, celebrity/editorial colorist from PR at Partners, will be one of the expert colorists on-site giving one-on-one consultations!
 
Participants will receive FREE customized haircolor consultations, a coupon for $25 toward a Wella color service at a one of the 15 locations of PR at Partners salons and be able to enter the Wella Facebook sweepstakes online for a chance to win a VIP beauty makeover in NYC. 

There will also be gift card giveaways throughout the day – 14 women will be selected at random and receive a $250 gift certificate to PR at Partners!
 
The Wella Professionals Color Discovery Tour comes to Washington on Saturday, July 10th – Sunday, July 11th  from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m at The Shops at Georgetown, next to J. Crew.

FashionBSRadio: Young & the Guest List Cover Shoot

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FashionBS Radio hosts James Cornwell and Elaine Mensah takes us behind-the-scenes of the cover shoot for Washington Life Magazine’s “Young and the Guest List”. 250 of young Washington’s biggest movers and shakers will be profiled in WL’s February issue.

Congrats to our dear friend Tara de Nicolas of Fashion for Paws fame for making the cut!  Listen now!

OMG 1/11/10: Salahi's Stylist to Testify

OMG on WUSA on January 11, 2010

Erwin Gomez, the celebrity stylist who helped Michaele Salahi prep before the infamous State Dinner will testify before a grand jury. Leno is kicked out of primetime and Avatar looks to break big movie records. Angie’s ARMY has more on a sexy ski party celebrating the 12th Day of Christmas in NW DC.

 

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