Kate Allen



It’s officially fall, and I’m so excited to add these chic styles to my shoe wardrobe. more

Oct 2, 2014 1:20 PM Culture

13 fabulous neutral tops at a range of price points for fall more

Sep 9, 2014 9:00 AM Culture

Q: I would love a fall coat preview! I’m looking for a cape coat and bright leather driving gloves! more

Aug 12, 2014 9:00 AM Culture

On those sticky St. Louis days, the easiest way to look pulled together and still be comfortable is with a fabulous, on-trend dress. more

Jul 29, 2014 12:18 PM Culture

Fabulous sales like this can get a bit overwhelming, so check out these on-trend, budget-friendly picks to make it easy. more

Jul 15, 2014 12:21 PM Culture

Now that we have the perfect beach bag, it’s time to add a chic cover up. more

Jul 1, 2014 7:00 AM Culture

Q: I’m seeing slingback high heels with one thin strap across the toe modeled everywhere, but can’t seem to find where to buy them! Everything I see in stores has an ankle strap (bad for short people). Help! – MM more

Jun 18, 2014 2:30 PM Culture

It’s finally summer, and I could not be more excited. Once summer vacations are planned and the pools open, I’m constantly on the hunt for a beach bag that holds everything... more

Jun 4, 2014 5:18 PM Culture

Q: Overalls? Are we doing this? What about Birkenstocks? —BMW A: I can’t believe I’m saying this, but yes and yes! I just got back from a European vacation and saw both on the streets of London... more

May 22, 2014 2:42 PM Culture

Bold floral prints are a major trend again this spring, and I’m absolutely loving it! What better way to bust out of a long, cold winter than by dressing in feminine blooms? Here are my favorite pi... more

May 8, 2014 2:18 PM Culture

Q: Can you suggest appropriate and stylish fashion for those in the medical community? A: As a drug rep, I see about 200 to 250 doctors in a month, and there is definitely a wide range of “fashi... more

Apr 22, 2014 11:36 AM Culture

Every year when the calendar turns to April, I’m ready to break out my spring pieces. But, Mother Nature is saying, "Not so fast," especially in St. Louis. I’m not one to fight with nature, so I... more

Apr 9, 2014 3:59 PM Culture

Q: I need a cute work bag! Help! – KD A: Don’t we all? A cute bag just makes going to work so much better, no? Check out my favorites below. I hope your new on-trend, polished armcandy wins you... more

Mar 25, 2014 1:20 PM Culture

One of my favorite designers, Rebecca Minkoff, will be headlining St. Louis Fashion Week  with a runway show featuring her spring/summer 2014 collection at Saks Fifth Avenue this April, and I am b... more

Mar 11, 2014 12:12 PM Culture

Attention: Valentine’s Day is this  Friday. Haven’t thought about what to get your sweetie yet? Don’t fret: I've put together a foolproof slideshow of fabulous gifts for stylish women (and a few g... more

Feb 11, 2014 11:32 AM Culture

Q: I need advice on swim trunks for my husband. We are taking our first vacation post-baby this summer, and I'd like to surprise him with fun new swim shorts. Thoughts on where to buy? I love both... more

Jan 28, 2014 10:26 AM Culture

What better way to kick off a new year than by rocking its signature color: Radiant Orchid, Pantone's 2014 Color of the Year?  Here are 10 must-haves to freshen up your wardrobe and start the year ... more

Dec 31, 2013 12:41 PM Culture

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but all of that holiday party hopping can add a little fluff to your waistline—and everywhere else! To shave off some post-Thanksgiving pounds, I gave the ... more

Dec 18, 2013 11:24 AM Culture 1 Comments

By Kate Allen On the heels of Small Business Saturday, let’s continue the trend and shop small this holiday season. Check out these fabulous gift ideas from shops right here in St. Louis. more

Dec 4, 2013 10:30 AM Culture