Author Archives: Melissa

Launch of Vivacity Sportswear

Melissa Murray, Style & Image Extrodinnaire is the Mistress of Ceremonies for the debut collection of Vivacity Sportswear at La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla, California. Watch the Vivacity Debut Collection Video and Photo Gallery below… Founded by San Diego entrepreneur Vivian Sayward, Vivacity Sportswear creates modern, elegant golf and resort attire for the sophisticated more »

Nothing Butt The Naked Truth

Nothing Butt The Naked Truth

Time to strip it down and get real! I hear people say frequently, “I’ll do my videos and photo shoot as soon as I lose those last 10 lbs.” Take a cue from industry leaders and media personalities – they hire people to help camouflage those extra unwanted pounds and accentuate your greatest attributes. Remember, more »

What does your headshot say about you?

What does Your Headshot Say About You?

This is one of my favorite subjects—You and Your PROFESSIONAL Photo! Do you need one—NO, you need 5-10! And yes, they should be current! I recommend that my clients have a photo shoot at least once a year or at the very least every 1 ½ years. Why? Because you are THE INDUSTRY EXPERT and more »

Confessions of an Image Consultant: Accepting My Body Image

My Body Image

Life changes and so does our body and style as we evolve. Notice I said evolve verses age! There are very few people in this world that stay the same shape and size from their 20’s to 60’s. So, let’s get real! You need to have clothes in your closet that fit TODAY and are more »

Style Emergency—will you be ready when opportunity knocks?

Style Emergency---What to Wear!

I have a client who is a leading authority in their industry – been on every major network and published in almost every accomplished media outlet. A huge opportunity came knocking and with very little notice. My client was contacted by a huge network and the producer wanted a meeting within 3 days. Ahhh, the more »