stories of women and men who are changing their own lives and the lives of the people around them.

INSPIRE: Rose Stratton

Rose Stratton is our inspiring INSPIRE model for the month of July. Rose is a co-owner and coach at Esteem BJJ in Petaluma, California where she practices competitive jiu jitsu. But when an unexpected injury occurred, Rose had to find her passion in life all over again and discovered herself along the way.

The 10 outfits for July are sporty and fun with a dash of flirty. These looks can be worn for almost any occasion and are casual yet elegant with pieces such as a black romper, capri length skinny jeans, and trendy Converse.

10 Pieces

Dress . Black Romper . Jeans . Jean Shorts . Jean Jacket . White Tank .  Black Tank . Reversible Black/White Belt . Black Flats . Converse



INSPIRE: Operation Valentine’s Day

Operation Valentine’s Day started in 2012 with two women and a couple Post-it notes. Operation Valentine’s Day is a community event where women and men go out to their cities…

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INSPIRE: Fashion Revolution

Fashion Revolution is an organization that brings together creators and consumers, connecting us with the women and men who make our clothes…

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INSPIRE: Shauna Robertson

Shauna Robertson is a style influencer and the founder of the popular fashion blog Chic Over 50. Shauna began her career as an influencer two years ago…

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INSPIRE: John Maher

Eleven years ago John Maher (a.k.a Petaluma Pete) found himself 40 miles north of San Francisco in the historic town of Petaluma…

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INSPIRE: Julie Hamilton

Julie Hamilton is a social media influencer with the goal of encouraging 1,000,000 people before she turns 50. Julie’s journey of becoming an encouraging voice was not an easy one…

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INSPIRE: Josh White

Josh White is a pastor in San Francisco and the author of Makers & Monsters, a book about fighting your inner critic and finding your inner artist. Josh’s message comes from his own life experience…

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For 29 years COTS has been serving the community through programs and services that bring aid to those experiencing homelessness…

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INSPIRE: Jana Contreras

Jana Contreras is an overcomer. A professional photographer and world traveler, Jana has lived a different life than most, enduring multiple health difficulties… 

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INSPIRE: Together We Are Strong

Late Sunday night, on October 8th, fires raced through the Northern California landscape causing thousands of families to lose their homes…

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