This post is a THANK YOU for being a part of The 30s Guide community! These are my very best tips to improve your outfits — from fashion to personal style. 1. Take a photo of your outfit every day *Or at least the days you get nice & dressed up!* I’ve been doing this […]


November 16, 2022

My 10 Best Style Tips for Your 30s

My goal with these “Do’s & Don’ts” posts is to help you see how the clothes you wear and the way you style them can either enhance or detract from your natural beauty. I’ll show you 5 ways to flatter your curves with these fashion styling tips to transform bulky outfits to chic and stylish. […]


November 9, 2022

5 Clothes to Avoid Wearing if You Have a Curvy Body Type

Casual and chic slip dresses are a clothing staple year-round, especially if you’re an outfit repeater like me! I adore a silky slip dress, and right now they’re really trendy, which means the market is flooded with options. You can style them dressed up for an elegant, sexy evening look or dressed down for a […]

Shopping, Styling

June 9, 2022

How to Style a Slip Dress for Casual Daytime or Evening Chic

If you are looking for travel outfit tips for summer that will also help you to pack lighter, I’ve got the easy formula for you! And the best part is you don’t *necessarily* need to shop for anything new. We’re going to use your existing clothes for this wardrobe for summer travel 2022. It only […]

Capsule Wardrobe

May 23, 2022

3 Steps to Curate Your Travel Capsule Wardrobe

At this point, you’ve seen dozens of perfectly crafted capsule wardrobes on Pinterest, right? Has it done you any good? I’m going to fill in the gap for you between the “perfect capsule” and the capsule you *actually* own and use! And it only takes 3 simple steps: Create 3 outfit templates. Create 3 of […]

Capsule Wardrobe

May 13, 2022

How to Curate *Your Own* Summer Capsule Wardrobe 2022

Sometimes bored feelings start with life and affect personal style, and sometimes it’s the boring style that affects how you feel about life. When that happens (and it does 2-3 times a year for me!), I look at what I’ve been wearing and see a pattern. Usually, I’m just not interested in my clothing, and […]


May 3, 2022

Styling Tips to Elevate Basic Outfits

While packing for my beach vacation, it became evident that I have a diverse collection of swimsuits & cover-ups. While I typically cheer on less closet diversity and more clothing that aligns with your truest personality, in swimwear I practice the exact opposite. The reason being that I use swimwear for a wide array of […]


May 3, 2022

7 Women at the Beach Based on Personal Style

I’ve received $242 in cash back from Rakuten with almost no effort. I hate gimmicks, so I’m going to tell you straight: Rakuten isn’t a way to “save” money. It’s a way to spend a little less on the shopping you’re already doing anyway. It’s a low risk, low reward tool, but I still use […]


May 3, 2022

Rakuten: Cash Back on Online Shopping

The tension between stylish outfits and not overpacking by about double… am I right?? A heavy suitcase can cost you up to $200 extra for your flight (each way!!), so let’s try to streamline clothing selection to maximize those coveted feelings of relaxation. This week, I’m workcationing on Fripp Island on the Carolina coast, which […]

Capsule Wardrobe, Shopping, Styling

May 3, 2022

Beach Vacation Outfits for Summer 2022

Last year was the first year I worked on curating my personal style, and I learned 5 key lessons along the way that make styling outfits in the mornings easier & simpler. 1. Decluttering is absolutely necessary. I’ve found that the less stuff you have, the more dialed-in you are to your personal style. This […]

Declutter, Styling

January 22, 2022

5 Style Lessons From Last Year

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