loader from loading.io

Personal Stylist & Personal Development Coach: Lauren Messiah

Fashion Crimes Podcast

Release Date: 05/07/2021

Designer Spotlight: Tie-Dye With Made By Keeper show art Designer Spotlight: Tie-Dye With Made By Keeper

Fashion Crimes Podcast

You know loves nothing more than hunting down new designers for y’all, and this week, we have a super-fun and super on-trend designer with us on the show: Lindsay of !    This “Designer Spotlight” shines on Made By Keeper, who creates and fashions. If you don’t know what that is – then, helleeerrrr...that is why WE are here! #duh #youarewelcome   Designer Lindsay has been tie-dying everything she could get her hands on since she was a kid – using things like Kool-Aid and avocados, and just about anything with a strong, stainable color. (Her mother must have just...

info_outline
Designer Spotlight: Sustainable Della Terra Shoes show art Designer Spotlight: Sustainable Della Terra Shoes

Fashion Crimes Podcast

This week on the “Designer Spotlight” guest series, we are shining our light on sustainable shoe designer, Emily Landsman Archila of , who is now - of course - our new brand bestie!  What is “sustainable fashion”?  Well, is here to tell you, because YOU NEED TO KNOW!  Go right now and listen to this week’s podcast: “” A little background:  Della Terra has a mission to be an ethical and inclusive brand continuously working towards sustainability. With sustainability, accessibility, and inclusivity at the forefront of the brand, they embrace and support all...

info_outline
What to Wear to a Funeral show art What to Wear to a Funeral

Fashion Crimes Podcast

  It is the beginning of the new year. And we have been getting a lot of requests for what to wear for this, what to wear for that? What should I do? What should I get? Should I buy something new? Should I wear something I already have? And unfortunately, the number one question get’s is this:   What To Wear To A Funeral?   Listen to the new episode now     This week, your favorite stylist Holly Katz has been watching like it's her job this past week. Like EVERYONE. #DUH   Everyone loves those Girls! Holly loves them, all of her gays love them, Nolan loves...

info_outline
How to Buy a Winter Coat show art How to Buy a Winter Coat

Fashion Crimes Podcast

  In case you missed the memo: It's cold as ______ (you fill in the blank) in most parts of the country right about now, and if you are like us, you are digging into the back of your closet, looking for ANYTHING warm to wear.    Lucky for you, our very best fairy gaymother and Gal-About-Town, , is back on this week's podcast to share his professional insights on #WinterCoats: what to wear, what will actually keep you warm, and how not to break the bank!   LISTEN TO THE NEW EPISODE !   Don't you dare put a ski parka on over...

info_outline
What to Wear For New Year's Eve show art What to Wear For New Year's Eve

Fashion Crimes Podcast

Socks or Sequins? In or Out? This year, THAT is the burning question. But no matter what your plans are for #NewYearsEve, your favorite personal stylist has picked out the perfect outfits for whatever 2022 brings you. Be sure to catch this week's of the #FashionCrimesPodcast to get Holly's #FashionInspiration for going out on the town - or staying in to enjoy a cozy and indulgent night at home. OUT WITH A BANG? So, are you going out? Are you going to someone's house? To a restaurant? Maybe a swanky hotel party? Well, as Holly likes to say: "To sequin or not to sequin?" That is today's other...

info_outline
Christmas Style Gift Guide & Giveaway show art Christmas Style Gift Guide & Giveaway

Fashion Crimes Podcast

Ho Ho Ho, #Fashion Friends! And Happy HOLLY Days!   If you are not ready for Christmas, it is not our fault. Because we are on our SECOND – count ‘em, TWO, holiday #styleguides and gift giveaways - and Holly has been telling you since freaking Hanukkah what to wear for your events, and what gifts to buy for people you like. This week , we have been running the #FashionCrimesPodcasts Christmas Style Guide and Gift Giveaway – valued at over $525, which features more designer #BestieBrands that YOU NEED TO KNOW NOW! #duh As you know, our favorite personal stylist Holly Katz is on a...

info_outline
How to Buy a Handbag show art How to Buy a Handbag

Fashion Crimes Podcast

If you're trying to convince someone that they should buy you a bag this holiday season, we're not mad at you. If you've been saving this big ticket item for your list, fear no more. We got you. Um, you're welcome, because......sheeeee’s baaaack!! Our favorite high fashion guru, , the QUEEN, fairy gaymother and best gay that he is, is back to give us the 411 on the #handbags you need to buy – and the handbags you CAN buy! He. Knows. All. Bags.  Holly and Nolan are here this week to give you handbag-buying strategies: what to spend, what to buy, where to buy. And you need to trust us...

info_outline
How to be the Hottest Dish at Holiday Dinner show art How to be the Hottest Dish at Holiday Dinner

Fashion Crimes Podcast

Ho, Ho, Ho, Fashion Friends! FYI and Fashion News Alert: It's December, y’all! Um, sorry- how did we get here? Wasn't it summer just last week? This week, your favorite personal stylist is talking about the Who, What, When, Where and Why of holiday style, and how to dress for not only holiday events, but for the whole month of December. Join us as we discuss style options and trends for this holiday season. The holidays can bring out the best - and unfortunately - the worst in holiday style. Figuring out what to wear when you are already stressed about the holidays can be too much for some...

info_outline
2021 Hanukkah Gift Guide Giveaway! show art 2021 Hanukkah Gift Guide Giveaway!

Fashion Crimes Podcast

We know, we know: it’s Thanksgiving and Black Friday, but in addition, #HANUKKAH is super early this year!  So, your favorite stylist, Holly Katz, has hand-picked some very fashionable gift ideas to share with y’all! #OneForTheJews Introducing the Fashion Crimes Podcast Hanukkah Gift Guide, packed with stylish items from our #BestieBrands: women-owned, independent designers and creator brands who live and breathe the slow-fashion movement.  We want you to #ShopSmall this year (and always, duh)! Oh, and don’t let us forget to tell you at the end of the show: we have a Hanukkah...

info_outline
Designer Spotlight: Nicky Bandera of Project Paulie show art Designer Spotlight: Nicky Bandera of Project Paulie

Fashion Crimes Podcast

New Bestie Alert! ‘Tis the season of giving, and we have some serious SOUL FOOD for you this week as we welcome a LIFE-CHANGING designer who gives back to the world with her tomato-forward brand , and new retail store called . Did you know? Not only is Holly “The Best Fashion Friend You Never Knew You Needed,” but she is also on a mission to hunt down and highlight women-owned fashion brands and businesses and bring them into the spotlight, because let’s face it: Who Runs The World? GIRLS! #duh #beyonce This week our Designer Spotlight is shining on of Boston. Nicky tells us that her...

info_outline
 
More Episodes

BFD ALERT: Personal stylist, published author and personal development coach Lauren Messiah, (not to mention Holly’s mentor and total BOSS chick) joins the show. She is a personal stylist known for her method of combining her entrepreneurial personal development courses to help develop one's style and goals. We get to the history of how she started her career, rising up and creating her business that has surpassed the million dollar mark. She spills the tea on the common problems people have when getting dressed, and which pieces in your wardrobe you should invest in. She speaks from experience knowing that when you dress for the job you want, it pays off BIG time in your career. Unfortunately, most people do not understand their true essence and potential through fashion. She teaches that people can use style and fashion as a tool to get them ahead in life. Tune in as we talk about how leveling up your style can be uncomfortable, but certainly pays off in the long run. Catch all of her programs on social media and her new YouTube series Style Therapy Makeover Experience. 

In This Episode:

  • [03:25] First, Lauren inspires us and gives us the scoop on who she is and what she does.  
  • [14:00] In Lauren’s book, Style Therapy, she teaches people how to be the best-dressed in the room. 
  • [18:00] Women need to make an investment in their fashion to help their career. Nolan points out the MAJOR double standard.  
  • [20:30] Lauren explains what it’s like to be in her SCC program. 
  • [26:35] So many people are do not understand their true essence and potential through fashion. 
  • [31:50] The importance of finding your niche in business. 
  • [41:25] Going a level up will not be comfortable; get out of your comfort zone when it comes to fashion! 

 

Key Takeaways:

  • Don’t waste your money on a Michael Kors bag; instead, go big or go home. 
  • You need to invest in nice clothing and bags because it's going to help you in your career.
  • Even during the pandemic, you need to get dressed up; it’s critical for your overall wellbeing. 
  • You have to buy the bag, and you have to wear the blazer to get in the right environments. 

Bio: 

Lauren is a personal stylist known for her signature method of combining personal development and style. She founded and created on-demand styling systems:

Style Confidence Collective and Personal Style University™ and authored books: ’Style Therapy™, ‘The Book of Style’ and ’The Style Solution™’.

Named Google’s #WomenToWatch on Youtube, Lauren has been featured in Marie Claire, Vogue, Elle, VH1, The New York Times, The Hollywood Reporter, The Wall Street Journal, WWD, Refinery 29 plus many other print and digital media outlets for her style expertise.

Links Mentioned:

Website

www.laurenmessiah.com

Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/laurenmessiah/

Quotes:

Find things that fit with you and fit with your goals, and then you can fully express yourself.” 

“Find the thing that makes you different and stand out.”