Life & Style

Style Tips By Midwest Fashion Mavens

Style Tips By Midwest Fashion Mavens

Sometimes searching for where to find good style can be difficult. Sometimes we have questions such a; Where do I look for good local style? What trends should I really follow? How do I show my personality through my style? Luckily, I had the pleasure of chatting with two amazing ladies who are working in the community to help us answer questions like these. Read further as they shed the light on where to shop, how to shop and how to stay authentic in your personal style. 

Find Creativity in Every Day

Find Creativity in Every Day

I have to admit, there are a lot of days where I'm feeling like I've lost all my creativity, or even worse, I come down with a "creative block". I say it like I'm catching a sickness, because when working in a creative industry it truly is a sickness! It's one that many of us struggle with. But it doesn't have to be that way. There are many ideas to spark your creativity, some of them are familiar and some of them may be new to you. Keep reading for a few of my favorite ways to ignite creativity.

Small Ways to be Empowered Each Day

Small Ways to be Empowered Each Day

Starting a creative (or any) business, although very rewarding, can also often be depleting. Most of us (myself included) can get caught up in the busyness of life and forget to set aside time for ourselves each day. A week goes by, a month, a year, and we look in the mirror and we feel we don't even recognize the person staring back at us. We've lost our identity, our meaning, our "ness." The good news is it doesn't, and frankly shouldn't, have to be this way. 

Make Your Functional Fashion Yield Fabulous Results

Make Your Functional Fashion Yield Fabulous Results

What do business and style have in common? A lot, actually. Some of the best fashion tips I've learned came from having a business mindset - the main one being mindful when I shop, so I don't end up taking home more than I really need. Read further to hear tips and tricks from both myself and my dear friend Jasmine Moffett, a freelance Administrative Consultant. 

Meet the Makers of Dak & Co

Meet the Makers of Dak & Co

Anyone who knows Piet and I, knows that we get excited when we get the chance to share a bit about what we're up to. Like most start up businesses, over the last year we've had many ups and downs and a few moments in the unknown. We've made pivots, adjustments and are finally feeling good about the path we've chosen for the future of Dak & Co.