Fashionistas: Clear Your Closets & 'Shop the Shops'

Tuesday, 15 May 2012 18:07 Written by  Iya Bakare

Spring is here, which means it’s time to clear those closets of winter wear! Pack away those down coats to make room for those lightweight leathers. As you switch from winter to spring, purge in order to make room for other fabulous pieces for the new season.

Need help deciding what to give away, throw away or what new selections to add to your wardrobe? During the month of May, Chicago-based wardrobe consultant company juliewatsonstyle ( is available for styling sessions. If you’re interested, schedule a three-hour session with one of the company’s stylists AND receive exclusive discounts (up to 20% off) at some of the 900 North Michigan Shops such as J. Crew, Michael Kors, Karen Millen and more.

To schedule an appointment, visit ( You can also contact juliewatsonstyle at ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) or 888.535.0047.

Iya Bakare

Iya Bakare

Iya Bakare, GMO's managing editor, earned both her Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees in print journalism. She earned her B.A. from Delta State University with a minor in English and graduated with a M.A. degree from Columbia College Chicago. In her spare time, the Chicago native continues to freelance and ponder ways to both inform and improve her community one story at a time.

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