Jessie Carlson Wardrobe

August 23, 2010 00:53 ET

Vancouver Style Institution Gears up for Expansion.

The latest from Jessie Carlson Wardrobe

Attention: City Editor, Lifestyle Editor, Media Editor, News Editor VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - Aug. 23, 2010) - Jessie Carlson Wardrobe has been busy. In addition to keeping Vancouver's best dressed women looking pulled together and effortlessly chic, the stylist has been quietly growing her business. The word is out, and time crunched women who value a chic image, but struggle to find the time to decipher trends and hunt down flattering styles, have been enlisting Carlson to help them out. From major closet overhauls, to transforming images with a few clever styling tricks, Jessie has been keeping her clients looking fabulous for almost 10 years.

Business is hopping in spite of the economic slowdown, and Jessie has partnered with another Vancouver fashion expert, Michelle Addison to help her meet her company's growth. Addison is everywoman's style guru. With over a decade of work in the fashion and film business, she has worked as a stylist and accessories buyer at some of the city's chicest boutiques before venturing into personal styling. She knows the business of looking fabulous and what doors will fling open when you look the part. Her ability to decipher trends, convey style, and trim closets down to the essential key pieces has made her an important asset for Carlson's business.

Carlson is planning expansions in other aspects of her life, she is expecting a new arrival of her own, a new baby in November of this year. Carlson and Addison have tapped into this as a new a new niche for their business, with their own and Vancouver's baby boom. No one has more wardrobe questions and torments then pregnant moms to be and new moms. Addison has first hand experience in dressing fabulous for pregnancy and new mamahood being a new mom herself. "Dressing for pre and post pregnancy can be challenging, but with the investment of a few key pieces, looking and feeling great can be made possible, even easy" says Addison. She has her list of do's and don'ts. "I had to give up silk for a while but not cashmere. A girl has her limits. I love having the opportunity of making over exhausted new moms into Stylish Mamas" says Addison. Her best advice to new moms? "Don't wait to lose that last ten pounds, dress to make yourself feel great now."

They have put together some styling packages for these women, the Stylish Mama in Waiting and the Stylish Mama. These packages include a consult, three hours of personal shopping, and a personalized shopping list. They would make the ultimate gift for a friend who is expecting, the perfect baby shower gift, or a present from an appreciative husband.

Who needs styling? Not just for celebrities, hiring a stylist is done by real women. Busy moms, overworked entrepreneurs, and professionals with recent promotions who need their image to reflect their new position, have been hiring Jessie Carlson Wardrobe. The benefits of working with a stylist are plentiful and it can actually save you money. Making smart purchases that you will wear for years to come is not only economical but also in line with a greener life philosophy. No more disposable purchases. Love what you buy now and wear it and care for it for seasons to come.

Carlson's clients rave about the change in their look and wardrobe after working with Jessie. Says Leslie Meingast CEO of the Personnel Group,"working with Jessie has been amazing, I have had more compliments in the last few months then I can count." Oakridge Mall has also hired Carlson as their style coach, and Oakridge shoppers can enlist Carlson to master their fall style.

Carlson's list of fantasy items, that signify fall's new minimalist looks include a silk blouse by Chloe, worn tucked in with high waisted jeans by Notify or classic black pants. "High waists are making a comeback" says Carlson, "gone are the days of the extreme low rise". Camel is also huge for fall, but she is especially loving a camel blazer by Stella McCartney, paired with Mulberry's Alexa bag.

Clients are lining up to join Carlson's fashion elite, and with the company's expansion Jessie Carlson Wardrobe is ready to take on fall fashion and make Vancouver's women look and feel fabulous.

For more information on Jessie Carlson Wardrobe's modern take on styling please contact Noelene Searle at

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  • Noelene Searle, Marketing and Communications Specialist, Noelene Searle Consulting
    Primary Phone: 604-725-9428