• Capsule Wardrobing

    Italian Capsule Wardrobe

    The French Aren’t the Only Ones with Style! Happy day, reader dearest! If you’ve been here a while, you know I have a thing for Italy. If for no other reason… GELATO! Pasta. Espresso. Have I covered the major food…

  • Accessories

    Red, White & Blue-ty Bundle

    Skyrocket Your July 4th Style! Happy day, reader dearest! What happens in the US every year around the 4th of July? Sales of red, white and blue clothing skyrocket. (See what I did there? Skyrocket? Fireworks? #punny) I think it’s…

  • Color

    Color Musings on Red, White & Blue

    Memorial Day 2021 Happy day, reader dear! Wow! It’s almost a new month. For those of you in the U.S., I wish you a peace-filled Memorial Day. This holiday (like many others) has been subsumed in the consumer chaos (AKA:…

  • Style and Styling

    Grow Your Style: Challenges

    & What I Learned from April’s Style Palette Cleanse Happy day, dear reader of mine! If you are a regular reader, you saw the Style/Restyle post in which I wore the same clothes (Blue Jeans + White Tee) for seven…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Add Five for a Wardrobe Refresh

    Pantone’s 2021 Colors of the Year Happy day, reader dear! Last spring, I wrote a post I called Add Five. I would have called it Take Five, but didn’t want anyone thinking that I was encouraging shoplifting or theft! In…

  • Style and Styling

    Style Obsession: Statement Coats

    Happy day, reader dear! Wowza! We’re into the double digits! December is zipping right along, even if we’re not actually going anywhere. That’s what we used to call a Keystone Cop Day when the boys were little… Lots of motion,…

  • Style and Styling

    What´s Your Style Season?

    Happy day, dear reader! Traditionally, August is Back to School season. For many of us it’s time to think about a change of wardrobe, whether we’re headed back to school or not. Here in Georgia, we can wear sandals well…

  • Style and Styling

    Keeping Cool in Style

    Happy day, reader dear! We are there. We’re well into the dog days of summer you hear about… (Which has to do with the appearance of the Dog Star in the night sky. NOT with the fact that it’s so…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Denim Jacket Style (Part 1)

    Find the Best Shape for YOUR Shape! Happy day, reader dear! In our corner of the world, spring is in full swing. When I was a girl, spring meant windbreakers. Does anyone else remember those flannel lined nylon jackets (usually…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Finding Your Perfect Tee

    Questions to ask… Happy day, dear reader! In spite of all the chaos surrounding us, we are having the nicest spring in 13 years in Augusta, Georgia. We settled here in March, 2007 and I’ve grown accustomed to spring in…