Seeing Red

LGH_151102_2843A few years ago I treated myself to a bright, cherry red coat. The color makes me happy. As the leaves fall and the trees begin to bare my red coat stands out as the bright spot in my day. I encourage you to wear colors that pop, that make you feel good, and that bring you joy. I always forget how important a coat is during the summer. But when fall is in full swing a coat becomes the first thing the outside world sees – make it say “this is me!”LGH_151102_2908

Photos by Lauren Hagerstrom

 

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When it comes to winter dressing, apply a second coat

IMGP9752IMGP9756I think it will be a snowy winter. Typically, as temps start to dip, we put on our warmest, bulkiest jacket/coat, leaving us feeling a little like the Michelin Man. There is another alternative and new fashion trend: applying a second coat. Here is how it works – start with a fitted jacket first and then add a second, heavier jacket on top. I have seen a moto (motorcycle jacket) worn under a fuller peacoat work really well. It’s a new way of layering and working with proportion and at the same time, bundling up without looking too bulky. Continue reading

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