• Style and Styling

    Last Minute Halloween Costumes!

    Based on Jeans Happy day, Reader Spookiest! ‘Tis the season… For all things creepy and spooky! As a girl, Halloween was always my favorite holiday. In 1992, it became our wedding anniversary. Which means that we know what we are…

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    Copycat Style: October 2023

    Green Trousers + Blue Shirt + Animal Print Happy Day, Reader Dearest! Whew. September and October have been a wild ride. I’ve had a lot of circus and monkey logistics to juggle and have been dressing most days from my…

  • Style and Styling

    Fall Copycat Style Restyles

    Changing Color and Style Vibe Happy day, Dear Reader! How is your season going? I thought it was time to revisit the three fave fall/winter copycat styles I shared as I was thinking about my fall capsule back in August.…

  • Style and Styling

    Craving Corduroy?

    Soft and Fuzzy Trend Happy day, Reader Dearest, Are you a corduroy lover? If the answer is yes, this IS YOUR Year! I find there are a lot of people with a Love/Hate relationship with corduroy. Mr CP? Hate. (Scarred…

  • Style and Styling

    Simple Style 2023

    Basics + Punch Happy day, Reader Dearest! Simple Style is tricky. Because simple means something different to everyone. Simple is complex. (I know… Oxymoron or Contradiction in Terms) Usually the simple IS complex when we take a closer look at…

  • Color,  Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: September 2023

    Green Trousers + Purple Top Happy day, Dear Reader! I hope your week has been less pollen-filled than mine! There are not enough allergy eye drops… On the happy side: I’ve been living with my Fall 10X10 which means that…

  • Style and Styling

    My Favorite Copycats

    Fall/Winter Copycat Review Happy day, Reader Dear! It’s almost that Copycat Style time of the month, but… As this is a month of rest (rest-ish) and reflection as we head into fall, it seemed a good time to look back…

  • Style and Styling

    3 Simple Summer Outfit Recipes

    Happy day, Reader Dearest! Northern Hemisphere friends, now that we’re a few weeks into summer (And if you live anywhere in the South, even MORE weeks into hot weather!) your style just might be feeling wilted. You’re needing some cool…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: July 2023

    Shorts + Top + Blazer Happy Day, Reader Dearest! I’m SO glad it’s that Copycat Style time of the month! Why? Because I’m glad to be getting a little break from the great-dress-embarrassment-of-2023. And I’m needing a little style shakeup.…