Melissa Watkins of FABGLANCE

MY STYLE: Staying Happy During Hard Times

Hey guys, this post is going to be stylishly personal. As a fashion blogger, or a blogger in general, we are often not allowed to ‘keep it real’. We are required to give you the details on what we are wearing, what we are doing, and what we are presenting. So it’s easy to forget that your favorite blogger has a real life outside of their instagram timeline or blog space. Many times, we are dealing with depression, failures, and family issues. So, how does a blogger, or just a regular person, stay happy through hard times? Continue reading “MY STYLE: Staying Happy During Hard Times”

MY STYLE: Sacred Style at the Frist Museum

In the last installment of My Style series shot at the The Frist Center, I finally take you inside the museum. When the staff at the museum allowed me to view the Secrets of Buddhist Art exhibit, I wanted to wear something special. I contacted my friend, Charles Lord, to see what we could come up with. HE created this gorgeous robe made from vintage … Continue reading MY STYLE: Sacred Style at the Frist Museum

MY STYLE: It’s art for your body!

Excited to shoot at the Frist Museum I love when an idea just comes together and the images created are pure joy! This year, I wanted to take the ‘Outfit of the Day‘ posts to the next level. I wanted to share some of my favorite spots in the city. This month, I’m focusing on The Frist Museum, one of my favorite museums and one … Continue reading MY STYLE: It’s art for your body!

MY STYLE: Turning a side-hustle into a career, fashionably!

If you are a regular reader and you follow me on social media, you know that blogging is my side-hustle. Yes, I know it seems like I’m always blogging, or hosting a class, taking photos, or attending an event. But y’all, I really have a FULL-TIME corporate job! Many days I have to dress for a 12hr day. I may not get back to my … Continue reading MY STYLE: Turning a side-hustle into a career, fashionably!

MY STYLE: Because it’s my favorite . . .

Since I launched my Closet Edits program, I’ve been inspired to follow my own advice. Shop you closet ladies and gentleman! Before you decide to throw everything away or buy up the whole mall, you gotta start at the foundation – your closet. This week, I decided to do just that. This is one of my favorite dresses, I’ve worn it plenty of times. But … Continue reading MY STYLE: Because it’s my favorite . . .

MY STYLE: Couture for Thanksgiving!

Skirt custom made by Charles Lord Couture, Nashville, TN. Shot by Toni Denisa  Do you smell the Turkey and dressing in the air? Thanksgiving is COMING! As I finish my fall style series I had to end this series with these gorgeous photos celebrating the beauty of the colors of fall. Shooting in the Berry Hill location was just LOVELY and I know I’ll shoot … Continue reading MY STYLE: Couture for Thanksgiving!

Take my class – Personal Style Defined!

Have you enjoyed all of the MY STYLE posts lately? You have! Thanks!! I love sharing my style with you especially as a plus-size woman. Well, some of my old-school readers know that I’m a wardrobe stylist/image consultant. I love to dress well, but my favorite thing is to help others dress well. Some think it’s hard, but my techniques will help you get dressed … Continue reading Take my class – Personal Style Defined!

Hey January! Goals for Greatness!

Bodysuit & Skirt: Styles Boutique, Shoes: Torrid, and Bag: H&M Hey January! Hey girl, you looking shiny and new! January is the time for new beginnings, resolutions, and goal setting. I know a lot of people don’t believe in resolutions, but I’m here to tell you that establishing your goals for 2017 will help you get farther that you’d ever think. Don’t be afraid to … Continue reading Hey January! Goals for Greatness!