Named “LA’s go-to stylist” by the Los Angeles Times in 2012, “LA’s best personal stylist” by CBS in 2013, nominated for the “Women Making a Difference” Award by the Los Angeles Business Journal in 2015, and Style Ambassador for the Outlets at Tejon, certified image consultant, personal stylist, community leader and motivational speaker, Laurie Brucker of LaurieBstyle LLC, is all about “Stylepowerment”. Laurie brings 14 years of experience in the fashion industry, with two certifications in Image Consulting from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and from Stacy London from TLC’s “What not to Wear” and “Love, Lust or Run”. Pair that with her Bachelor of Science in Apparel Merchandising from Indiana University and a Seven year prior career as a fashion designer for real women, Laurie brings realistic and attainable style advice that she uses to create possibility, empowerment and to promote personal growth and achievement.Laurie is an expert in the science of dress as it relates to the individual. With a personal philosophy of “People first, style second”, Laurie’s unique approach to wardrobe and people is what makes her a star in the professional community. To her, it’s more than just style and fashion. It’s about what works for the individual and his or her lifestyle needs and Laurie is fluent in this rare language. Laurie has developed a truly unique approach to interpreting style. It is a strategic process she’s created that takes a deeper look at her subjects. It is all about understanding the core of our individualism and bringing that to life via wardrobe, style and image branding. As an expert in the science as well as the perception of dress, Laurie knows how to translate your life, your loves, your body and your career path to wearable and confident style.
Beyond the closet, you can find Laurie in the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Huffington Post, Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine, The Washington Post, ABC News, CBS News, KTLA News, Angeleno Magazine, Los Angeles Magazine, Locale Magazine, Women 2.0, Women’s Wear Daily, Marie Claire, Westfield Style, WeightWatchers Magazine, Bespoke Magazine, Everyday Health, and Fox News Magazine.