Being Iconic

Dress shabbily, and they remember the dress. Dress impeccably, and they remember the woman.

— Coco Chanel

No Stress Express–Your Ticket to Casual Dressing

No Stress Express–Your Ticket to Casual Dressing

It may seem like casual dressing should be the easiest thing in the world to pull together, and yet, many of us find it a challenge. Bobbi has a system she likes to call “no stress express” that allows you to get dressed each day quickly, easily and without much thought… The twist? With this system in place, you’ll always look like a million! Curiosity piqued? Be sure to check out this article!

Raffia–Understated Summer Chic at its Finest

Raffia–Understated Summer Chic at its Finest

Raffia, the straw-like fiber made from the leaves of the Raffia palm, is a quintessential component of summer dressing. This fabrication makes me think of the simple, timeless, understated chic that makes French style appear effortless. See what fabulous pieces we’ve found that can be worn with virtually everything you own!

Investment Accessories—The Montblanc Pen

Investment Accessories—The Montblanc Pen

Should a luxury pen be a part of your success wardrobe arsenal? It absolutely should! Find out why this investment accessory should be in every business woman’s bag.

Shoes, Glorious Shoes—Must-have Styles!

Shoes, Glorious Shoes—Must-have Styles!

Take a look at this seasons fabulous finds for your shoe wardrobe. This season’s theme is comfort and Bobbi has found the most chic, comfortable, and relaxed treasures that you’re going to want to add to your wardrobe!

For Warmer Weather—Think Casual, Think Free People!

For Warmer Weather—Think Casual, Think Free People!

When I think of spring and summer dressing, I instantly think “casual.” And with spring and summer lifestyle in mind, I also think “Free People!” I love this brand for its sometimes edgy, sometimes timeless, and always adorable looks. Check out these fabulous, casual pieces that you’ll want in your warm-weather wardrobe!

Your Bag is the Second “Tell” of Your Success

Your Bag is the Second “Tell” of Your Success

What’s the most telling sign of your success after shoes? Believe it or not, it’s the bag you carry! This week Bobbi tells the story of meeting former Fortune 500 CFO, Mindy Passmore, and the impression that she made with her investment shoes and bag.

Naked Cashmere: Your Go-to Chic for Spring!

Naked Cashmere: Your Go-to Chic for Spring!

Think cashmere is too warm to wear in spring? Think again! This week Bobbi shares some of her favorite offerings for spring from one of her favorite retailers, Naked Cashmere! Check out this season’s comfy and chic treasures!

Your Shoes are the First “Tell” of Your Success

Your Shoes are the First “Tell” of Your Success

Success begins with what you wear on your feet. Don’t believe us? Check out Bobbi’s interview with leading Dallas Attorney, Rebecca Armstrong, and you’ll understand why Bobbi is always talking about the importance of an “Investment Wardrobe!”

What’s in Your Bag? What You Carry Speaks Volumes!

What’s in Your Bag? What You Carry Speaks Volumes!

What we carry in our bag is critical to the ease with which we move through the day and the ease with which we do it. It’s also a reflection of our overall image. So here’s where we ask the question, “what’s in your bag?”

Deals & Steals—More Love of Discounters!

Deals & Steals—More Love of Discounters!

Join Bobbi as she continues her Discounters adventure at Saks Off 5th. With designer names and spectacular discounts, you’ll be left wondering not IF you’re going to purchase something, but how MANY you’re going to purchase!

Deals & Steals—My Love of the Discounters

Deals & Steals—My Love of the Discounters

It will come as no great surprise when I say that I love beautiful things and I treasure beautiful quality. But would you guess that I also love finding yummy value pricing whenever possible? You’re not going to want to miss the fabulous treasures I’ve found for you at The Outnet!

Focus on Spring & Summer Trends 2021 – Part 3

Focus on Spring & Summer Trends 2021 – Part 3

This week we’re wrapping up the Spring & Summer trends of 2021 by sharing some fabulous pieces focused on Pops of Color, fabulous neutral tote bags, and trending shoes. You’re definitely not going to want to miss what we’ve found for you!

Focus on Spring & Summer Trends 2021 – Part 1

Focus on Spring & Summer Trends 2021 – Part 1

As promised, we’re taking a closer look at some of our favorite trends for Spring/Summer 2021. And this week it’s all about comfort sport, comfy knits, and wide-leg denim. See what fabulous pieces we’ve found to add to your wardrobe!

Looking forward to Spring Trends for 2021!

Looking forward to Spring Trends for 2021!

We’re so excited to show you what’s in store and on-trend for Spring 2021! Comfort is the name of the game which is perfect as we re-emerge from our pandemic cocoons! You’re going to love what we’ve found for you!

New Year, New You—A Fitness Wardrobe Refresh!

New Year, New You—A Fitness Wardrobe Refresh!

A new year often means a new resolve to be healthy and fit… And since we’ve been virtually living in our yoga pants and hoodies for the last year, it’s time for a fitness wardrobe refresh! See what we’ve found to spruce up your fitness wardrobe!

Happy New Year to Us—January Sales Are Here!

Happy New Year to Us—January Sales Are Here!

Happy New Year to Us! We made it through the holidays and now it’s time to take advantage of those delicious January sales! It’s never been a better time to pick up those pieces you’ve been putting off buying all last year.

New Year, New You: It’s Time for a Wardrobe Update!

New Year, New You: It’s Time for a Wardrobe Update!

Still looking for that perfectly unique gift for the women in your life? Look no further! The New Year, New You Wardrobe Update package is just what you’ve been looking for! See what’s in store for the recipient of this fabulously thoughtful gift!

Cozy Cashmere for Holiday Dressing

Cozy Cashmere for Holiday Dressing

All indicators point to a quieter holiday season this year, which means more relaxed dressing. Alongside the seasonal chill and air of celebration comes a need to decide what will work best for holiday dressing—especially given our current, out-of-the-ordinary lifestyle. This year, in particular, we look to things that we find comforting. See what we’ve found for some extraordinary and comfortable holiday looks.

‘Tis the Season to Be Cozy—Warm Up with Cashmere!

‘Tis the Season to Be Cozy—Warm Up with Cashmere!

‘Tis the season to be cozy! Cashmere throws not only warm you up, but add to the warmth, elegance, and ambiance of your living space. See what fabulous pieces we’ve shopped to help you keep warm this winter.

Holiday Gift-Giving: The Joy of Cozy Cashmere!

Holiday Gift-Giving: The Joy of Cozy Cashmere!

Still in need of a few fabulous gift ideas this holiday season? Look no further! We have found some fun and yummy cashmere treasures for gifting that are both practical and luxurious. In short, they are divine! See what we’ve found!

Holiday Gift-Giving: Stocking Stuffers for Beauty Lovers!

Holiday Gift-Giving: Stocking Stuffers for Beauty Lovers!

If you’ve been following our holiday gift-giving blogs, you’ll know how much Bobbi loves finding the perfect stocking stuffers! This week we’re sharing the best in beauty for all the stockings that you need to fill. Happy stocking shopping!

Holiday Gift-Giving: The Joy of Stocking Stuffers!

Holiday Gift-Giving: The Joy of Stocking Stuffers!

One of my favorite holiday shopping experiences is definitely looking for the perfect stocking stuffers. I love the charm, creativity, and just plain fun of this part of the holidays… once I find what I’m looking for. For me, it’s a stressor because not only do I want to find that perfectly clever gift, but I want whoever is going through their stocking to be loving every second of this joyous, happy moment…

The Art of Fabulous Gift-Giving—Luxe Edition!

The Art of Fabulous Gift-Giving—Luxe Edition!

One of the things I love most about the holidays is gift-giving. We experience such joy finding that perfect “something” for the people we care about and seeing the expression on their faces as they absorb the amount of care that went into your finding that perfect gift. Of course, the adventure of finding that oh-so-perfect gift is often accompanied by the exasperation of seeking it. It is our hope that what we have here will help simplify the process for you!

Naked Cashmere: A New BIS Favorite!

Naked Cashmere: A New BIS Favorite!

We love our cashmere—but this luxe look comes with a pricetag to match. Enter Naked Cashmere, whose marketing strategy keeps their prices lower than the labels in the designer retailers we all shop. See what spectacular treasures at even more spectacular prices, Bobbi has found for you!

It’s Here! Why We Love Cozy, Luxe Cashmere Season…

It’s Here! Why We Love Cozy, Luxe Cashmere Season…

The cold weather months bring with them a desire for cozy, luxury—what says “luxury” more than cashmere? This year, all indicators point to a quieter fall and winter season, which means more relaxed dressing, even during the holidays. But casual, relaxed dressing doesn’t mean you can’t still look like a million. Read on for Bobbi’s fabulous, luxe, cold weather cashmere finds!

The Best in Cozy Pajamas—According to Be Iconic Style

The Best in Cozy Pajamas—According to Be Iconic Style

If you are like me, your pajamas are like a cozy sanctuary. So, with the change of the season comes the desire for new jammies to snuggle in—not to mention sleeping socks and, of course, slippers. And what better to complete this cozy fall collection than with comfy robes! Let’s have some fun and see what Bobbi has in store!

Allure’s Best of Beauty Awards—Bobbi Picks Her Faves!

Allure’s Best of Beauty Awards—Bobbi Picks Her Faves!

It’s time for Allure’s Best of Beauty Awards—and I’m going to share my favorites with you! I love everything about these Awards as Allure is one of my favorite “go-to” resources for beauty-related products. This year I am possessed by the beauty product winners in their Splurge section. I believe you will be as intrigued with the products I’ve chosen to share with you as I am! Here’s to beauty-ful days ahead!

The Essential Crispy White Shirt

The Essential Crispy White Shirt

One of my favorite wardrobe essentials is the crispy white shirt. This is simple and clean, yet possesses just enough interest to pop your look. Channel your inner Audrey Hepburn with this look and use it endlessly. It will give you fabulous chic!

Essential Shoes

Essential Shoes

In our world, essential shoes consist of all the categories that we live in endlessly, including sneakers, booties, and pumps. Keep in mind that not all silhouettes or leathers are equal however! Keep reading for Bobbi’s insight as to what shoes should comprise your ultimate, essential shoe wardrobe.

The Essential Third Piece

The Essential Third Piece

A very important finishing touch to every look you wear is the “third piece.” Therefore, it stands to reason, that this component is an essential part of your ultimate wardrobe. In any creative measure, things are always done in odd numbers. So, when you dress you have your top, your bottom and your third piece—which can be a cardigan, a sweater or a jacket. Simple and easy. See what fabulous third pieces we’ve found for your ultimate, essential wardrobe!

Essential Accessories

Essential Accessories

Your essential accessories should include chic, simple pieces intended for daily wearing. These are the finishing touches that really pull your look together, up your chic, and continue to build on your ultimate wardrobe.

Essential Denim

Essential Denim

Denim as a wardrobe essential is pretty obvious. What might not be obvious is the style of denim that will be the most flattering to your body and the most chic on you. Read up on the styles that are most flattering all around and be sure to add some denim chic to your ultimate wardrobe!

The Essential White T Shirt

The Essential White T Shirt

The white T shirt is an iconic essential in your wardrobe. Every fashion icon from Audrey Hepburn forward will tell you the white T shirt is a staple. What does it do? It pops everything and it goes with almost every category imaginable. Take a look at the sensational white Ts we think you should have in your essential wardrobe! Happy Shopping!

Fall Handbags—Timeless Wardrobe Investments!

Fall Handbags—Timeless Wardrobe Investments!

Our handbags are a true delight, but not only that, buy well and they’re also timeless investment pieces! The bags for fall are no exception to that rule. From a practical standpoint, our bags are a necessity. After all, how else would we get around with all our daily necessities? If you think about it, we spend more time with our bags than we do just about any other accessory in our lives—except maybe our phones, lol! That being said, this fall’s handbags are show-stoppingly gorgeous.

Shop Be Iconic Style on the LikeToKnowIt App!

Shop Be Iconic Style on the LikeToKnowIt App!

LikeToKnow it is one of the hottest shopping apps available and you can follow Be Iconic Style Bobbi’s curated themes every week, Monday through Friday!
Not familiar with LTK? You’re definitely going to want to learn all about the app that over 6 million people are using to shop!

Shoes, Glorious Shoes… What’s in Store for Fall!

Shoes, Glorious Shoes… What’s in Store for Fall!

Shoes. Now, this is a subject near and dear to all our hearts. With that in mind, I figured you would all love to see what new shoes are in store for us this fall! How fun is that? Just so you are aware, I wanted to cover every price range in the glorious shoes we’ll cover, so you will note everything from designer to discounter in the shoes you see, and I am sure will end up loving them all!

Confidence and Recognizing the Beauty in All of Us

Confidence and Recognizing the Beauty in All of Us

Recently we had an opportunity to re-watch the Dove “Real Beauty Sketches” ad that went viral back in 2013 and we were reminded of how closely aligned its message is to that which we have been teaching for years—and that is the importance of the role that confidence plays in how we present ourselves to the world and how others perceive us. This video is a must-see for understanding how we as women operate—and it’s going to blow your mind.

Fall Trend Report—A Realistic View for Our New Normal

Fall Trend Report—A Realistic View for Our New Normal

This year’s trend report for fall and winter 2020/2021 is a real conundrum. Trend forecasting begins well in advance of the season in question, so these trends were set in motion long before we began having to shelter in place. With that in mind, here is my take on this season’s approach and selection of trends largely based on our “new normal.”

Road Trip Adventure—Pool & Beach Resort Luxury

Road Trip Adventure—Pool & Beach Resort Luxury

Today our Road Trip Adventure series takes a luxurious turn as we find ourselves relaxing in style at a luxe resort. Here we will want (and need) to be attired in head-to-toe fabulous chic, and you know Bobbi has shopped all the goods for you!

Road Trip Adventure – Beach Bum Chic

Road Trip Adventure – Beach Bum Chic

What would a summer road trip be without one that takes you to the beach? And the beach is exactly where we’re headed as we continue our Road Trip Adventure series! Today we’re focused on “Beach Bum Chic”—the consummate casual beach look for your trip to the beach.

The Conservatory – Why We Love this Gem!

The Conservatory – Why We Love this Gem!

The genius behind Dallas’ iconic Forty Five Ten (I always referred to it as Barney’s on steroids) is at it again… and we are possessed. Take a look at all the delicious pieces we’ve found for you at Brian Bolke’s newest boutique, The Conservatory. We promise you will NOT be disappointed!

Easy, Cozy Looks Worth Showering For

Easy, Cozy Looks Worth Showering For

In the last few weeks we have been focusing on the concept of stepping up our daily routine of getting ready for the day in a more proactive, “self-care” kind of way, and to help ease us all back into a little bit of our pre-pandemic lives, Bobbi has curated a fabulous collection of comfy, cozy lounge and sportswear that can be mixed and matched and will definitely elevate your look not to mention your outlook.

A Few Easy Pieces to Up Your Game

A Few Easy Pieces to Up Your Game

This week’s blog is the second in our series on remembering the importance of making yourself look the gorgeous pre-pandemic you. We have all fallen down when it comes to having established some pretty poor self-care routines during the last few months but now it’s time to re-establish some boundaries and new, healthier habits that will have you feeling much more “yourself” before you know it!

COVID and Habits for Self-Care

COVID and Habits for Self-Care

Ahh COVID…the changer of everything in our lives. Regardless of your particular life situation, COVID-19 has certainly changed everything about how we operate. Two of the things that have changed so drastically with the onset of the pandemic are how we dress and our self-care routines…and while life as we know it has definitely changed, after nearly four months in our PJs, it’s time to establish some new self-care routines in our new normal!

Glorious Summer Handbags!

Glorious Summer Handbags!

Lord knows we love our handbags… and this summer’s options are no exception to the “show-stoppers” rule. From oversized totes to raffia to croc effect and satchels, they are incredible. Some options are more suited to chic, dressed-up looks and others will take you anywhere. Regardless of which you choose, each of these bags is stunning and fun! See what we’ve found for you!

Summer Shoes

Summer Shoes

Shoes! A topic near and dear to all our hearts… Is it any wonder we’d want to devote a blog post to them? This season’s versatile choices in shoes will give you worlds of ideas to put a fun and chic twist on whatever look you want to create, and we’re going to share with you some of the styles that we are currently possessed by! Happy hunting!

Matches Fashion

Matches Fashion

One of my favorite fashion houses these days is Matches Fashion and they are yummy, yummy, yummy!  Their range of fabulous product is truly a joy to the shopping heart, and so as you check out what we found—and found on sale no less—I think you will see what I mean.

What’s Hot — Swim!

What’s Hot — Swim!

It’s that time of year again—and the thought of being outside and enjoying the water, whether it be a lake, a beach or a pool—is joyous! With that in mind we have shopped some fabulous treasures in terms of swimwear, cover-ups, bags, and sandals. Everything we found is a candidate to make you feel your chicest and we think you will love what you see.