Author:Taylor

4 LinkedIn Tips for the Ultimate Profile

First things first—- do you have a LinkedIn? If you do not, you should make one. LinkedIn is a great way to extend your resume, network with people, and learn more about your industry. While some professions are more LinkedIn driven-- like sales and marketing,...

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Valentine’s Day Looks

Valentine's Day is right around the corner! I've complied outfit ideas from what to wear to work to a fancy date, for anyone who likes to celebrate the holiday in style. Date Night: A Maroon Midi First up, a charming off the shoulder fit and flair dress...

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Smile Brilliant Review + Giveaway

I take my dental health seriously. Which is why when Smile Brilliant reached out to review their new electronic toothbrush I was on board. In fact, it was impeccable timing. A week prior, I had my 6-month dental checkup, where my dentist commented on how...

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3 Details to Make Your Resume Stand Out

The long awaited 2nd part to my 3-part series on resume formatting is finally here! If you read my previous post on resumes, I covered some standard resume formatting tips that everyone should consider when writing their resume. Items like spacing, font, borders, etc. were all...

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Book Review: One Day in December

I wanted to post this book review before Christmas, but then Christmas happened, and I lost all concept of time. I recently finished up a book that I really wouldn't have considered before. Am I a book snob? Sure, sometimes. But over the past few months...

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December Dresses: Christmassy Red

Merry, Merry Christmas! What is more fitting than a red dress for Christmas Day!? To wrap up this festive series, I decided to end with this red lace dress. Originally, I was going to choose 6 dresses to feature, but it just seems fitting to end on...

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December Dresses: A Textured Fit & Flair

Juxtaposition: the fact of two things being seen or placed close together with contrasting effect. Today's dress definitely highlights contrasting textures-- lace and velvet. Earlier in this series I featured a stunning velvet dress from ModCloth. Today's dress is from ModCloth as well. It's no secret that...

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A Year in Review

Hello, hello! Today marks one full year that The Chic Word has been running. Can you believe it?! I'll be honest this year as flown by. [gallery size="large" ids="52301,52302,52303,52305,52300,52304"] On December 5th of last year I shared my first #ootd (outfit of the day) on Instagram....

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December Dresses: Jacquard for the Holidays

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! I can hardly believe that we are under 10 days away from Christmas. The countdown has officially begun. Today I'm sharing this jacquard stunner. Prior to writing this blog post, I wasn't exactly sure what jacquard was....

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