• Musings & Miscellany

    Jean Jacket

    Lovely day, dear reader! An ode… O, jean jacket, jean jacket, what would I do. Were I ever to find my poor self without you? No zippers, no snaps, nor embroidery needed. The old fashioned trucker is classic indeed(ed). Styles…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Jeans Everyday?

    Good day. Whew, it’s been a wild ride. Please pardon my neglect! My mother returned home after a long hospital stay, and then we were hosting visitors for Thanksgiving. What a couple of weeks! So much so that I wore…

  • Style and Styling

    What Makes an Outfit Work (Part 2)

    So how does one put What Makes an Outfit Work (Part 1) into practice? Lots of trial and error, until it becomes second nature. Here’s an example… Personality I have a pretty out-there personality. I am friendly, mostly direct, and not…

  • Fads, Trends, Classics: 2017
    Wardrobe 101

    Fads, Trends, and Classics

    When you look at the thousands of items of clothing available, it can be hard to decide what to buy. Do you want an item that will be out of style by next year, or something that will be a…