Style Spotlight: Laurie Lebowsky

Nothing makes us more proud than seeing our clients make a difference in the communities where we live, work and play. A great example of that is our client in this month’s Style Spotlight: Laurie Lebowsky, Region Planning Director for the Washington State Department of Transportation and Vancouver City Council member. We asked Laurie some […]


Tips for Wearing Shorts

Personal Stylist KC Bilder provides us with dos and don’ts for wearing shorts this summer and says any woman can pull off wearing shorts, it’s just a matter of proper fit and wearing them for the right occasion. Keep the following tips in mind: Do find your idea inseam length for your figure and comfort. […]


Style Spotlight: Three Generations Shopping The Difference

May’s Style Spotlight features Jeannine Douglas, her daughter, Lynn, and granddaughter Renee. All ladies have enjoyed shopping at The Difference but for this month’s feature we talk to Jeannine about her “family first” mentality and favorite things about The Difference. How did you hear about The Difference? I was at work with the school district […]


Denim Month

Hi Friend, Think about your wardrobe today. Can you think of anything more versatile than a great piece of denim? Regardless of your Style Story, who doesn’t need a pair (or two!) of denim jeans in their closet? One of our favorite denim vendors is Liverpool. They promise a comfortable, luxury fit for under 100 […]


What are Pain Points?

Pain Points are those frustrating fashion questions we all face like: What neckline is best for me? What’s the right length for a skirt at my height? Why do I have a closet full of clothes, yet nothing to wear?  Can you help me feel fashionable, not frumpy? While we answer many specific questions and […]