noun, an artist (as a musician or writer) whose style and practice are distinctive
–Merriam Webster Dictionary
STYLEAUTEUR is a cutting edge fashion consulting firm that translates runway, lifestyle, and pop culture trends into reality for select individuals, organizations, and the media. We are style pioneers, identifying leading cultural movements before they hit the mainstream and preparing clients to strike a perfect balance between the appropriate and the fashion forward. Our trend forecasting techniques render runway, television, and magazine trends accessible – our finely tuned services range from creating a ‘look for less’ to dressing for ‘the carpet,’ from Hollywood to Capitol Hill. Styleauteur has specific domain expertise in working with hard to fit fashionistas and creative clients facing unique physical challenges in their style search. At Styleauteur, our objective is to guide our clients in the creation of their signature style and to impart strategies that empower them to realize their style and beauty goals.
Lauren A. Rothman, founder of Styleauteur, is a fashion, style, and trend expert. At the vanguard of emerging trends, Lauren is in high demand for her unique talent of demystifying the world of fashion and discussing ‘what’s hot’ for the season on television, radio, and in print. Known as the essential style contributor, Lauren is regularly featured in segments covering all wavelengths of the style spectrum, from back to school to campaign trail fashion on networks like Fox, CBS, and ABC, as well as Washington, DC local morning show Let’s Talk Live. Her tips on wardrobe management and creating a versatile, fashion-forward closet have also been featured in Glamour, Real Simple, and Washingtonian magazines, Politico, The Huffington Post and on NPR and XM/Sirius radio.
Greatly sought after as a public speaker and commentator, Lauren has produced events for the Washington Redskins and led in-depth discussions on style and fashion at the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the American Institute of Architects. A trend spotter and fashion maven, Lauren has her finger on the pulse of fashion – from shopping closets across the country to scouting the best pieces available worldwide. She works with our servicemen and women returning from tours overseas as well as top brass at the Pentagon. Lauren’s background is built on a solid foundation with an auspicious start as a cool hunter and trend director at Faith Popcorn’s BrainReserve, a trend-based marketing consultancy based in New York City, followed by a ‘master class’ experience in personal shopping and wardrobe consultation for Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue. A native speaker of both Spanish and English, Lauren’s wide-ranging experience includes placements at Elle Magazine and MTV Networks Latin America as well as in-depth fashion and pop culture research while living and traveling in major international fashion cities throughout Europe and Asia.