Happy day, dear reader! It has been a wild few days. Two plane flights, multiple trains, a couple of subway rides, four museums, and a wedding shower. Whew. And I know I'm not the only woman who has crazy days, weeks, or months. It may seem self-serving, but today I'll share a previously published blog… Continue reading Speed up Your Style with Outfit Recipes
The Heart Shape Body Happy day, dear reader! Woo hoo! Welcome to the final post in our series about body shape. If this is your first visit, we are finishing a back-to-school refresher about body shape, or shapes as the case may be. If you want to find out more about why body shape matters,… Continue reading Bless Your Heart (Shape)!
The O Body Shape Happiest of days to you, dear reader! Welcome to the penultimate (Not a word I get to use daily!) post in this women's body shape series. If you've been reading along with us, we have covered six of the eight women's body shapes so far. If you'd like to get caught… Continue reading OMFabulous! (O Shape, That Is!)
Happy day, dear reader! Hope yours is full of only pleasant surprises... If you've not visited before, welcome! Lovely to meet you! This post is a continuation of the summer capsule intro I started last week. Yep, I am a capsule wardrobe geek, although I understand they are not for everyone. Broad Strokes/Themes Denim Diva… Continue reading 2018 Summer Capsule (Part 2)
Happy day, dear reader! If you have been reading for any time now, you know that I Love Me a Dress! Some people are not dress people and would not be caught dead in one! I especially love them in the spring and summer. They are a great way to stay cool, and they transition well… Continue reading Dress Picks for Summer (2018)
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 are fickle, when fashions turn tide, Others may leave you, and cast you aside. Your… Continue reading Jean Jacket
Good day, dear reader... It's a rough week. If you follow me on Instagram, you know that my family has a funeral this week, hence I am revisiting a post I wrote last June at the beginning of my blogging journey. Rather than linking, I have copied it here for you: (And added some visuals… Continue reading Your Closet: Boutique or Rummage Sale?
NB: Some of today's images were found in my Camera Roll. Apologies for their ultra-amateur nature! As an Image and Wardrobe Coach, lots of people ask what are my favorite pieces. I'm not always sure why, because my favorites are not necessarily going to be someone else's favorites. I have written about how I find Must… Continue reading 2017’s Top 5’s
A lovely woman named Victoria (in a Facebook group I play in) likened building a wardrobe to building a house. She had been having trouble because she had been buying all kinds of lovely things, but still didn't feel like her style was growing. Then she realized those beautiful accessories were like the throw pillows,… Continue reading Building a (Wardrobe) House
Previously, I have talked about the different women’s body shapes, and how body shape has to do with your skeleton, and with the way your “meat” is attached to those bones. So far, we have tackled the A, X, 8, I, and V. To determine body shape, we look at the shoulders and hips, and their relationship… Continue reading H Body Shape