Men's Style

President’s Day Style

Happy Presidents' Day, dear reader! I thought today a good day to look at three presidents and see where their style may still (or again) be seen in American men's style today.  We often think of men's style as unchanging, when in reality it does, although often less rapidly and dramatically than women's fashion. Suit… Continue reading President’s Day Style

Travel

How to Pack: Travel Outfits

Good day, dearest reader! My last post was all about how I choose how to pack for a trip, and included the example of a wardrobe shown above. Today, I'll talk through these choices and we can see how they play out for my hypothetical adventure. Check the Weather For this trip, the weather is… Continue reading How to Pack: Travel Outfits

Travel

How to Pack for a Trip

Happy Valentine's Day, sweet reader! The other day, a Facebook friend shared a meme picturing a frog "talking" about going on a trip and needing 4 outfits, and packing 37. The tagline was "That ought to be enough!" I find lots of women AND men pack that way, my husband included! I never understood why… Continue reading How to Pack for a Trip

Spirituality & Style

Why I Chose My Grey Hair

Hello, fabulous readers! I was preparing a talk for a group of women, and in it I ask each to think about her style signature. What is her constant? Some way she is visibly recognizable and different from others. Which made me think about mine... I have a couple of things that could be considered… Continue reading Why I Chose My Grey Hair

Shopping

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Happy day, fabulous readers! It's that time again... Valentine's Day is around the proverbial corner. Back in December, I had the privilege of pulling some style picks for Augusta Magazine to be featured in their February issue. That was a real trick in the weeks running up to Christmas, when all stores are focused on… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Gift Guide