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What’s wrong with Marsala?

9.17.2015
WRITTEN BY Leann Welliver
How to Wear, New Trends

Marsala, 2015’s Pantone Color of the Year, has earned itself another title: The Most Notorious Color of the Year! We can’t remember the last time the Pantone Color Institute (the folks who tell us what colors are trending each season), was called to question like this. The color was introduced on Pantone’s website as “aRead entire article »

One Piece, Countless Outfits: White Button Down

8.19.2015
WRITTEN BY Alexandra Ledezma
How to Wear, How We Style It, Inside Tog + Porter, Inspiration, What to Wear

Everyone has a different style, but sometimes there are pieces that every style needs. Like the white button down. It is hands down the most versatile piece in a woman’s closet. It is essential that everyone has one. Why is it essential? Because, no matter what your style is, it fits in your wardrobe. Also, youRead entire article »

Quick Summer Hairstyles

6.24.2015
WRITTEN BY Alexandra Ledezma
How to Wear, What We Do

You open your eyes, turn over to look at your clock and see that you’ve slept past your alarm! You don’t have enough to do your whole morning routine. You are probably wondering what you can cut out of your morning. Your hair? Stop there. There is no need to cut anything out. We haveRead entire article »

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Identifying Gaps in your Wardrobe

7.29.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
T+P Blog Central, What We Do

Do you ever get the feeling that there’s something missing in your wardrobe? Some key piece that would go with everything, seamlessly tying your whole outfit together while bringing your look to the next level? If the answer is yes, Tog and Porter is here to help.  Tog and Porter stylists help you identify theRead entire article »

What We Do

7.22.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, What We Do

It’s so easy for us to make snap judgments when it comes to fashion. In some ways, we’re almost forced to. There’s such an overabundance of choice out there, ruling out certain looks, styles and trends can make shopping for ourselves much easier. But have you ever wondered if these blinders we create for ourselvesRead entire article »

What We Do

7.15.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
How to Wear, T+P Blog Central, What We Do

Have you ever wondered why some people can look so stylish in simple pieces? It’s because they know what to pair these pieces with. It’s a skill that comes naturally to some, but for the rest of us, it can be a daily struggle. The good news is, it doesn’t have to be. By shoppingRead entire article »

What We Do

7.08.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
How to Wear, T+P Blog Central, What We Do

What do you have in your closet that you don’t know how to wear? How many of us bought something we love, but it just sits in our closet with the tags still on it? One of our readers just bought this fabulous cape from Prabal Gurung, but needs a little help figuring out whatRead entire article »

What We Do

7.01.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
T+P Blog Central, What We Do

We’ve all been there, standing in front of our closet asking ourselves what to wear. How can you have a closet full of clothes, but nothing to wear? “When a woman says, ‘I have nothing to wear!’, what she really means is, ‘There’s nothing here for who I’m supposed to be today.” -Caitlin Moran EverRead entire article »

What We Do

6.23.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
T+P Blog Central, What We Do

At Tog + Porter, we help take your statement pieces further. We all have those garments in our closets we consider to be show stoppers. They’re fabulous, maybe even a little too fabulous for everyday wear? You find yourself scanning over them because you’ve deemed them appropriate for only “X” occasions. Our stylists are here toRead entire article »

What We Do

6.17.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
Customer Profiles, T+P Blog Central, What We Do

At Tog + Porter, our stylists strive to make getting dressed every day as easy and stylish as possible. On top of having your own personal shopper, another perk to working with a Tog+Porter stylist is she can help you plan out outfits in advance. Have a vacation or work trip coming up? Let usRead entire article »

What We Do?

5.20.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, What We Do

We want to make women feel empowered and good about themselves every day. We’re sure you’ve heard the saying “When you look good, you feel good.” Did you know there’s a study from Northwestern University that not only proves this, but takes the concept a step further saying your clothes not only send a message toRead entire article »

What We Do: A Fresh Perspective

5.13.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, What We Do

In a nutshell, we connect you with your own Tog + Porter stylist and shopper. Our stylists are highly vetted and know their stuff. If you’re still uncertain whether Tog + Porter is for you, we put together this little decision tree to help you decide. What are you waiting for… schedule your appointment toRead entire article »

What We Do

4.22.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, What We Do

It’s no surprise women’s workloads continue to increase. As this infographic from HeartMath shows, the number of women working to contribute to their family’s income has grown nearly 10% since 1988 and with this comes added stress. We all know the negative effects stress can have on our lives. Before we jump to place blameRead entire article »

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Winter Warm Up (Ski Trip)

10.21.2013
WRITTEN BY Stephanie
What We Do

Yay! Winter is coming and that means it’s time to hit the slopes.  Now, whether you are a skier or just going for a fun winter getaway, staying warm and looking great can be a little complicated. That’s where your T+P stylist come in.  They can help you create warm stylish outfits for when youRead entire article »

Identifying Wardrobe Essentials

Its a tough situation- you look at your closet and its a jumble of cute sweaters, blouses, skirts etc… but you can’t find anything to pair them with. You’ve already changed your outfit 4 times and you’re fed up. Sound familiar? It probably means that you are lacking a few wardrobe essentials. Those perfect piecesRead entire article »

How to Wear Boyfriend Sweaters

Come autumn, one of our first inclinations is to cozy up. What better way to stay warm and comfortable than with the oversize “boyfriend sweater”? We’re just glad it’s in style, because we’d probably be wearing it anyway!   Contrary to what you may think, boyfriend sweaters do not make you look bigger. The oversizeRead entire article »

We’ve got your Back: The Fashion Emergency

A few weeks ago, one of our clients, Jamie Wong of the travel agency Vayable, had a fashion emergency and needed our help. Jamie was being interviewed by Glamour.com’s Jen Weinberg for a special post on Jamie’s style, travel essentials, and home. A day before the shoot, Jamie called Tog+Porter asking for help. Because JamieRead entire article »

What We Do

8.12.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
What We Do

The job of a personal stylist is to help their clients define their individual style. At Tog + Porter, our stylists do this by building your wardrobe around the woman you want to be. They start by identifying any gaps in your wardrobe, helping you build outfits around your favorite existing pieces, and encouraging youRead entire article »

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T+P Client, Kora Kassmeier

6.04.2014
WRITTEN BY Noah
T+P Blog Central, What to Wear

One of Tog+Porter’s newest clients, Kora Kassmeier, has a gorgeous blog (she’s a talented photographer and a web designer = blogger heaven) and she was kind enough to feature Tog+Porter in one of her posts. Here’s a pic of what Kora received in her first T+P box: Here’s a picture of the lovely Kora inRead entire article »

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DVF for Google Glass

7.07.2014
WRITTEN BY Noah
New Trends, T+P Blog Central, What to Wear

After years of development in phones, social media, tablets, etc… Are we finally witnessing the emergence of “smart fashion”? Designer Diane Von Furstenburg (of the famous wrap dresses) has teamed up with Google to create “DVF Made for Glass”, a fusion of fashionable eye wear and Google glass technology. The eye wear promises to blendRead entire article »

Beach Cover-ups

6.30.2014
WRITTEN BY Noah
Inspiration, New Trends, T+P Blog Central, What to Wear

It’s beach season! After a long. long winter, it’s finally time to relax on a sandy shore somewhere. Hopefully you all have found a great bathing suit by now, but if not, here’s some advice from the girls at T+P. All you need to complete your beachwear is the right post-swim cover-up. There’s lots ofRead entire article »

Summer Shorts

6.25.2014
WRITTEN BY Noah
How to Wear, New Trends, T+P Blog Central, What to Wear

Shorts…almost as sensitive a subject as bathing suits. However, rest assured there is a pair out there for everyone. What’s better than a lightweight shirt, a great pair of summer shorts and some cute sandals on a hot summer’s day? The secret to pulling off shorts is finding the style that’s right for you. OurRead entire article »

Summer Accessories

6.18.2014
WRITTEN BY Noah
How to Wear, T+P Blog Central, What to Wear

It’s time to break out the hats, straw totes, chunky gold jewelry and statement shades. That’s right, it’s summer! This summer’s accessory trends are all about a worn in, ethnic feel- heavy gold with raw cut stones, faded ikats, heavy duty leather sandals, and bright, woven bracelets. Need help with your summer accessories? Contact aRead entire article »

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Tuesday Quick Tip

8.21.2012
WRITTEN BY Ellie
Tuesday Tips

Do you have dresses in your closet that you’re about to pack away because summer is almost over?! Well hold on there, you can transition some of your spring and summer dresses into the fall by adding a well-heeled bootie, a body-grazing cardigan and a truly fabulous scarf! As the weather gets even colder youRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

8.14.2012
WRITTEN BY Ashley
How to Wear, T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

Start preparing for Fall now, so you don’t miss out on all the best pieces! Here’s a look at the Pantone Fall 2012 color palette. ALSO, from this trend report…how to take your colored skinnies from summer to fall. Layer an oversized cozy sweater in complementing color or neutral. Find booties that work! Gray suede is aRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

8.07.2012
WRITTEN BY Camilla
How to Wear, T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

Colorblock your way into fall.  You’ve spent all spring and summer fine tuning your colorblocking skills and there is no need to stop now that fall is around the corner.  Take your favorite spring/summer separates and add opaque tights and suede booties.  Add a jacket in one of the it fall colors such as green.Read entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

7.31.2012
WRITTEN BY Maureen
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

In light of my obsession for Olympics swimming – how to tame your tresses.  Summer is a nightmare of hair – so twist yours into a top knot, whip it into a quick braid (fishtail if you’re super stylish) or add a hair accessory. Hats, scarves and head pieces are uber stylish and a stellarRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

7.24.2012
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

Keep sweat in check. Nothing worse than racing off to the office and dripping in sweat by the time you get there. Dress in layers. Don’t add your jacket till you get to the office and protect your clothes’ pits with Garment Guards. Source: solutionsthatstick.com via Tog+Porter on Pinterest   To get all our weeklyRead entire article »

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Tuesday Quick Tip

7.16.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

Could your makeup brushes be causing break outs? Left unwashed for long periods, they can become havens for bacteria. But is cleaning your brushes after every use necessary? We turned to our in-house beauty expert Justin Jay for some advice. Justin says you don’t have to wash your brushes after every use, but you shouldRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

7.09.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
How to Wear, T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

One of this season’s hottest trends is all white. It’s cool, crisp and fresh, what’s not to like? Beware though, a few missteps and you could find yourself looking as sterile as a nurse. The biggest secret to achieving the all white look is to mix and layer textures. Mixing textures makes this look moreRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

7.02.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

As you celebrate our country’s independence this Fourth of July, why not keep the spirit alive in your wardrobe. While dressing in head to toe red, white, & blue isn’t for everyone, there are a few simple avenues to take that will make you feel your patriotic best. A festive manicure, star studs on yourRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

6.25.2013
WRITTEN BY Maureen
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

Short shorts, maxi skirts, bikinis, floppy hats and SUNSCREEN. There are few things I love more than a freckled face and salty hair. However with my favorite season upon us there is nothing trendier than saving face (and skin) with sunscreen! Much like a headscarf and the perfect beach bag, sunscreen is an essential accessory forRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

6.18.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

With summer officially beginning in two days, it’s time to break out the white, if you haven’t already. If you follow our blog, you know we’re big proponents of year-round white, but for those of you who find the color a little intimidating, now is the time to play around. Some fresh ideas on whatRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

6.11.2013
WRITTEN BY Maureen
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

The key to making your jeans go the extra mile: the perfect shoe and some cuffs!   Need help finding the perfect jeans for your body type or the perfect shoes for a pair of jeans already sitting in your closet, book a style consult with one of our amazing stylists and you’ll be set inRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

6.04.2013
WRITTEN BY Maureen
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

When they say “size doesn’t matter” I think they are referring to denim.  In fashion everything is given a “size,” however this size doesn’t actually mean anything from one brand to another, or from one color or print to the next. With baggy boyfriends, slouchy skinnies and page boy shorts coming in style for summer, the key to wearingRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

5.28.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

Ladies, it is officially shorts season, which means it is time to get those gams looking their very best.  Before you pull out your favorite pair, add a little shimmer to your legs in the form of a lotion, spray or powder. They come in a variety of price points at either your local drugRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

5.21.2013
WRITTEN BY Maureen
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

Just like in fashion, makeup trends change by the season. Although Tog + Porter is a team of wardrobe stylists, we like to stay up-to-date on all trends. Style truly is all encompassing, so as you add minty pieces, coral compliments, printed peplums and leather accents this season, let us share some spring 2013 makeup trendsRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

5.14.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
How to Wear, T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

We’re all about helping you looking your best every day here at Tog + Porter, but we understand you’re a busy lady and sometime that snooze button needs to be hit more than once. We’ve all been there. When running against the clock, we’ve found you can really make up some time by throwing onRead entire article »

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Tuesday Tip: No More Sweater Fuzz!!!

9.17.2013
WRITTEN BY Stephanie
Tuesday Tips

Fall is here and we are starting to bring out our favorite sweaters, but with bringing out our favorite sweaters, sweater fuzz comes along with it.  Now don’t panic, we have a few techniques to get rid of that nasty sweater fuzz, in order to keep your sweaters looking new. Our first solution is aRead entire article »

Tuesday Tip: Take Stock in Stockings

There are many tips and tricks for transitioning into fall fashion, but one of the quickest and chicest ways to warm up your wardrobe is with socks and stockings.  This added layer can be done thick or light, opaque or sheer, printed or patterned, It’s up to you! Spice up your style with this easyRead entire article »

Tuesday Tip: Faux Front Pockets

8.06.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

If you wear tight denim, you’ve probably experienced the irritation that comes with deep front pockets. The pockets bunch up throughout the day, requiring constant straightening, or sometimes you can even see the full outline of them in your white skinnies, am I right? One of our top stylists suggests always cutting out the frontRead entire article »

Tuesday Quick Tip

7.30.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
T+P Blog Central, Tuesday Tips

So Clutch! More often than not, we tend to wear head to toe solids – and don’t get me wrong, monochromatic is the sleekest look around.  However, a touch of print can do an outfit good.  The printed clutch is the perfect compliment to an all solid outfit.  Pick a standout print that gives aRead entire article »

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Building Your Personal Style Part II

If you missed part 1 of Building Your Personal Style, click here. In this post, we’re going to tackle shopping for your personal style and who better to take notes from than Cher Horowitz from Clueless. But before you like totally hit the mall like Cher, first shop your closet.  Moderneve has created an awesome infographic on wardrobe editingRead entire article »

What We Do?

8.06.2012
WRITTEN BY Ellie
T+P Blog Central, T+P Features

We take the aggravation and legwork out of shopping. Don’t know what type of jeans look best on your body type. We do! Not sure what to wear with that new top? We do! Let us take the work out of looking good. We’ll send you a box of clothes hand-picked just for you byRead entire article »

Creative Ways to Display Your Jewelry

7.25.2012
WRITTEN BY Katie
T+P Blog Central, T+P Features

If you got it, flaunt it – Jewelry that is! Storing your accessories doesn’t have to be only functional, it can be fashionable too!  Check out some of these organization ideas (via Pinterest): Besides being super cute and unique, almost all of these jewelry displays can be made from things you probably have lying aroundRead entire article »

Welcome new T+P Stylist, Maureen!

8.05.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
T+P Features

We’re so excited to welcome our new Stylist Maureen Borsodi. A native of the Midwest, Maureen is now based in Los Angeles and poised to make quite a splash with T+P. She brings of a wealth of styling experience working with top West Coast outlets Intuition and Kitson. Her eye for style, knack for beingRead entire article »

The Beauty of T+P Auto-Ship

8.03.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
T+P Features

We are so pleased to offer a monthly auto-ship option to our T+P clients. Auto-ship clients will receive priority of new looks from our designers. All auto-shipments are shipped on the 15th of every month, which means you’ll know exactly when to expect your new clothes. Auto-ship is the perfect way to plan your wardrobe,Read entire article »

August Style Guide

8.02.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
T+P Features, What to Wear

Happy August! Double Tog+Porter Rewards for Referrals in August! Invite a friend to join Tog+Porter between August 1st and 31st and receive a $40 Rewards Credit toward your next order when your friend completes her first order! Fall fashions on the horizon… It may be sweltering in August, but it’s only woman-nature to start lettingRead entire article »

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Stylishly Linked

9.02.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
Stylishly Linked

A lot is going on this week in the world of clothing! The biggest and best thing is that Tog + Porter launched our new website, and with that launch  we are doing a FABULOUS giveaway. Anyone can win! We are giving away this HOBO International ‘Maranda’ bag. You have until Tuesday to enter. GoRead entire article »

Stylishly Linked

8.26.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
Links of the Week, Stylishly Linked

What is the shoe that every woman seems to be wearing in Washington D.C.? See for yourself! Want your dog to look as good as you do? How cute are these designer doggy duds? It’s August, you know what that means: September Issues! Which ones did you pick up? I am only halfway through theRead entire article »

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