Author Archives: Socially Stylish

About Socially Stylish

An Interior Stylist by trade, I offer a unique view into the world of social media for those in the home design and decor trade.

A Lesson In Style and Marketing

Always a leader in style Tory Burch has recently launched a promotional video on YouTube and her blog that is pure brilliance.  Tory Burch says their bow-blouse is a fall must-have, and a Tory Signature.  This unique piece of clothing can be tied … Continue reading

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140 Conference Anyone?

Have you heard about the amazing conference that is coming to our neck of the woods this fall?  If you haven’t you should jump on board. The 140 Characters Conference was started by Jeff Pulver in 2009 and although the … Continue reading

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Take It Offline

With all the talk about social media these days I think people have forgotten the importance of actual in real-life (IRL) relationships.  Social media is great and I am a huge social media proponent as you know, however it does … Continue reading

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Designing for Good

Though the field of interior design and decorating is amazing and very self-satisfying for you and your clients it can also be a way to do some good in the world. I remember watching a Candice Olson’s Divine Design episode where … Continue reading

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The 5th P of Marketing

I learned in business school over and over about the 4 P’s of Marketing.  At the time that’s all the information that was out there.  All of the text books referred to them and my marketing professors taught them over … Continue reading

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Social Media 101 – The Heavy Hitters

Though the landscape of social media changes almost daily there are a few major tools that already take up the majority of the social media space.  Guaranteed you have all heard of Twitter, Facebook and Linked In.  Each tool has … Continue reading

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A Blogging Good Time!

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending the Canadian Design Bloggers event.  The evening was put on by Vie of Verdigris Vie and Daniella of Dress, Design, Decor.  The beautiful venue of Brassaii on King St. in Toronto … Continue reading

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Do You Have a Plan?

A business plan, an up to date one that is, is an absolute must for your business.  Even if you are sole-proprietor it is still very much a necessity. I recently attended a great session on business planning at the Women … Continue reading

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Canadian Design Bloggers Meetup

This coming Saturday is the Canadian Design Bloggers Meetup Event.  This an amazing chance to get together with like minded people in your industry who are already hot in the world of design blogging.  If you haven’t signed up yet … Continue reading

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Don’t Feed the Trolls

Chapter 22 in Scott Stratten’s book Unmarketing is titled just as this blog post is “Don’t Feed the Trolls”.  This is a great lesson that my grandmother taught me when I was very young, though I think her version was … Continue reading

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