12.11.17

1 Holiday Dress, Styled for 3 Holiday Events

The holiday season is upon us and that means celebratory events from casual to professional to glam will be on the agenda. Deciding what to wear should be easy and fun…no stress allowed! […]
12.04.17

The Gifts that Keep on Giving

We’ve all given and and received gifts that ended up gathering dust in someone’s closet or tossed in the donation pile. DC Style Factory‘s goal is to empower clients to shop smart, choose […]
11.06.17

Thanksgiving Day Dressing for Style *and* Comfort, from Formal Affairs to Football

The week after next Thanksgiving Day will be upon us. If you are anything like me, that means a day of unapologetic sampling of everything from turkey, potatoes, dressing, and pie. And speaking […]
10.09.17
Totally 90s

Totally 90s!

You’ve probably read all about the resurgence of the 90’s, and it really does seem like the decade was ripe for iconic fashion styles that won’t quit, from dungarees and cropped tops to slinky […]
09.11.17
Fall 2017 Fashion Trends

Fall 2017 Fashion Trends (& How To Work Them into Your Wardrobe)

It’s that time of year again! I don’t know about you, but I’m ready to feel that chill in the air. Fall is my favorite season for clothing. So many fun ways to play […]
08.07.17
5 Style Blunders

5 Common Style Blunders, Easily Corrected

One of the things I love most about being a woman is the sisterhood — you know, the women who have your back. We rely on our sisters to share in our joy […]
07.10.17

Turning 50: A Style Evolution

In just a few months I will turn 50 and it’s got me thinking. First, wow! I’m so thankful that it’s happening. I’m ready to celebrate and welcome a new phase in life, […]
06.12.17

Hot in the City

Some days, it can get so hot outside you feel like you’re going to melt under the glare of the sun. Dressing for hot weather can be a challenge, especially when you do […]
05.08.17

3 Steps To Taking Back Mama

Most of our clients are busy moms — both working and stay-at-home — who are looking for easy ways to look and feel pulled together in their everyday lives. As a mom of three […]
04.14.17

Street Style: Lená Burns

Lená Burns reached out to me at the end of 2016, interested in joining our team (“I have done my research on local personal stylists and what you do…I want to be a […]
04.10.17

3 Ways To Win at Transitional Dressing

Transitioning from season to season can be a pain. Especially when Mother Nature is moody. One day it’s 77 degrees; the next it’s 45 and extremely windy. And while those bulky sweaters have […]
03.06.17

9 Steps To Getting Your Closet Spring-Ready

Now that you know what trends are coming down the pike for spring, it’s time to shop…right? Not quite. Before you start updating your wardrobe with the latest and greatest the new season […]
02.06.17

9 Stylist-Approved Trends To Try for Spring ‘17

As a personal stylist, I have to stay up on trends well before stores sell them so that I know what to expect when shopping for clients. Last Fall, designers gave us a taste of what’s […]
01.09.17

From “What’s that?” to “What Not To Wear” to a $761M Market: The Evolution of the Personal Stylist

With the New Year upon us, I have been reflecting on my career as a personal stylist. It is no accident that as my business and clientele have grown, so has this relatively new industry. Believe it […]
01.09.17

Golden Globes: The Best, Worst, and What We’d Wear in Real Life

Two are among the region’s most renowned stylists, and one is a self-professed awards show junkie known to throw an amazing Oscar party, and they all love (and maybe obsess over) the red […]


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