Lifestyle Style Debbie Matenopoulos Takes Us Inside Her 'Home & Family' Dressing Room The new co-host of Hallmark's Home & Family gives us an insider look at her brand-new dressing room By Alex Apatoff Alex Apatoff Instagram Twitter Alex Apatoff is the Executive Editor of PEOPLE Digital. She has been with the brand for more than a decade, holding various roles on the Style and Beauty team before becoming the site's Lifestyle Director to coordinate the work across the commerce, evergreen, features and marketing teams. Prior to her role at PEOPLE, Alex worked at Us Weekly (where, among other things, she oversaw the Fashion Police pages) and graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelors in Journalism. People Editorial Guidelines Updated on August 9, 2016 02:22 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 05 PINK LADY Courtesy Debbie Matenopoulos Says the host of The Insider and new co-host of Hallmark's Home & Family, "Every girl needs a good staple dress in her wardrobe, and this beautiful pink dress by Black Halo is mine. I'm always on the go, and this dress can take me from work, to a meeting, to a cocktail party, and anywhere in between. And just swapping the belt can change the whole look. It's fashionable and functional, and that's what I love!" 02 of 05 DECISIONS, DECISIONS Courtesy Debbie Matenopoulos "I love being able to experiment with so many different clothing options that I wouldn't normally choose for myself. Thank goodness for stylists!" 03 of 05 BLING IT ON Courtesy Debbie Matenopoulos "Accessories can really bring an outfit to life. They can transform something basic into a showstopping ensemble. We can all use a little sparkle in our lives!" 04 of 05 ART OF THE HEEL Courtesy Debbie Matenopoulos "Hello lovers! A good shoe will always make me smile. I'm a big fan of investing in well-made classic shoes, which can last many seasons and really dress up any outfit. A dress from H&M might cost $30, but paired with a Louboutin, it will look like a million bucks!" 05 of 05 READY FOR AIR Courtesy Debbie Matenpoulos One quick wardrobe change and she's on her way out to film Home & Family!