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About carahenderson

Cara Henderson has been enhancing people's images in the fashion industry for over ten years, creating and styling wardrobes for television and print advertising campaigns for a Fortune 500 retail company. She has collaborated with many of the top photographers, models and commercial directors in San Francisco and Los Angeles. In her positions in marketing and advertising, she helped produce and style commercials, photo shoots and fashion shows, many of them award-winning. As head of a fashion product team, Cara oversaw the creation of thousands of looks and outfits, while providing training, mentoring and guidance to young stylists and fashion coordinators. In addition to her many years' experience working in Marketing and Advertising, she has also held positions in Public Relations and retail management. As founder of Cara Henderson Style Consulting, Cara provides style consulting to individuals in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.

Walking in the Show

Usually the one styling individuals for fashion shows and special events, this time it was me walking the runway in the St. Francis Yacht Club’s women’s fashion show. It was a thrill!

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Secret Source Guest Blogger

I was honored and thrilled to be asked to be a guest blogger on The Carrie Source, one of the hottest blogs providing access to the best of life and style. 

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Transform an Outfit with Accessories

My fellow stylist Maria and I recently gave a luncheon presentation to a local Newcomer Group. Together, we demonstrated how it is possible to transform outfits by using accessories. Nordstrom generously provided an exciting assortment of the latest spring accessories for our presentation … Continue reading

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Fashion’s Night Out – Color Consulting Fun!

Originally conceived in 2009 as a shot of adrenaline for the fashion industry in New York, Fashion’s Night Out now features events and parties in most major cities throughout the country. 

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Fashions that Promote You in the Boardroom

[Reposted from the article originally published in the Marin Independent Journal.] Marin style consultant Cara Henderson recommends the following fashion tips for increasing self-confidence and putting your best (well-heeled) foot forward in the workplace: 1.  Project professionalism in the workplace … Continue reading

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How to Wear: Spring Neutrals

[Reposted from Wardrobe911, March, 2010] With the recent and quick turn of warm and sunny weather almost overnight, I went from wearing boots, jackets, sweaters and scarves in dark colors to needing sandals, tank tops and pretty dresses for our … Continue reading

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What to Wear: New Relaxed Pant Silhouettes

[Reposted from Wardrobe911,  5 April, 2010] It seems most women I know are perpetually in search of the perfect, most flattering pants to be the staples in their wardrobe for a season or two. After several seasons of skinny pants … Continue reading

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