Articles written by: Alexis Gladstone

Serial Entrepreneur: Consultant by day Fashionista by night. I don't follow trends, I wear what I want. Style blogger at http://www.expertontime.com

Three Tips for Wearing A Fur Vest
Fashion

Three Tips for Wearing A Fur Vest

Whether real or fake you can’t go anywhere without seeing someone wearing a fur vest. I finally broke down and bought my faux shaggy one from Nordstrom last year and I am so glad I did. But, people have asked, “How do I wear it?” My answer,“With anything!” Whether with jeans or […]

Take a Fashion Break
Fashion

Take a Fashion Break

It happened again. Whether it’s the weather, travel, or just plain laziness, at some point even the biggest fashionistas take a fashion break. Yesterday I once again ran to Target without changing or putting on make-up. For me, it starts with the fact that I work from home a lot. […]

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Fashion

How to Write a Useful Review for Online Purchases

Are you an online shopper?  Do you read reviews before you purchase?  How many of them are actually helpful?  More and more we are relying on those who have purchased items before we do to help us make informed decisions, but reading that “I wore the dress to my sister’s […]

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Fashion

The Fashion of Travel

As I sat at the airport today waiting for my flight back to Chicago, I did what I love to do in public places, people watch.  And, as I observed fellow passengers I was once again amazed at the variety of dress that I saw. When I grew up, taking […]

Surviving Our Spring Fashion Season
Fashion

Surviving Our Spring Fashion Season

We think spring is on the way.  We’ve seen glimpses of it. Yet today is dreary in most parts of the country and barely in the 50’s. Many places are still seeing 30’s and 40’s at night and we find this is the hardest time of the year to dress.  […]

4 Tips to Shop The Online Designer Sites Like a Pro
Fashion

4 Tips to Shop The Online Designer Sites Like a Pro

Gilt, Ruelala, Hautelook, ideeli and others.  There are a plethora of online designer sites that offer designer clothing and housewares for discounts, whether they are flash sales or online warehouses. But, are they too good to be true? Through several years of love/hate relationships with these sites, I believe the […]

Are You Guilty of Poor Gym Etiquette?
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Are You Guilty of Poor Gym Etiquette?

It happened again yesterday at the gym.  Twice actually.  First there was the person, who with all of the available treadmills, decided to work on the one right next to me. I know that many of you have favorite pieces of equipment just like I have my favorite spot in […]

5 Tips to Dress for an Interview
Fashion / Workplace

5 Tips to Dress for an Interview

The infamous ‘they’ say you have 30 seconds or less to make a first impression.  What does that mean when dressing for a job interview?   You represent your personal brand and those you meet during the interview are watching. So why jeopardize a job interview by not dressing appropriately? You […]

Let’s Face Mondays: The 2014 Oscar Fashions
Fashion

Let’s Face Mondays: The 2014 Oscar Fashions

Today, we interrupt our regularly scheduled programming for Alexis Gladstone’s fashion review of last night’s Academy Awards, however this year EoT requested that the women of the world SKIP the slash and burn commentary about the actresses’ appearance and focus on their bodies of work, not their bodies!  In keeping […]

4 Tips to Find Your Personal Style
Fashion

4 Tips to Find Your Personal Style

I was in the gym locker room the other morning and noticed a woman getting dressed.  She put on a sleeveless a-line dress over a plaid blouse and finished it off with a gold chain belt, tights and flats. She looked great.  As I looked at her, I realized that […]