• Style and Styling

    5 Tips for Styling Dress-over-Pants

    Rock the Look! Hello, Reader Dearest! If you live in the US, it’s that time of year, again… The grocery stores are featuring all the goodies we need for the Thanksgiving table. Families are working out who is bringing what.…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Color

    Colorful Fall Capsule

    Fall Fun Frocks and Finery? Happy day, Reader Dearest! (Sorry about the alliterative subheading. You know me. I love me a good overdone alliteration!) AND you also know: I can’t abide a boring capsule wardrobe. Make that a boring wardrobe.…

  • Style and Styling

    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.…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Easy Fall Outfit Recipes

    Fall Style Pick List Happy day, Reader Dear! Do you ever have those days when you open the closet and your brain just can’t come up with anything? Any. Thing. Zip. Zilch. Nada. Nichevo. (Poor translit. Apologies: I’m not fighting…

  • 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…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Travel & Packing

    Fall 10X10 Capsule

    Challenge? Exercise? Activity? Happy day, Reader Dearest! I’m super excited about fall. And fall style! Because fall is my favorite season for dressing. Boots. Jackets. Scarves. Why else am I excited? Because this! OMGoodness. There are nighttime temps in the…

  • Accessories

    Style Obession–Flower Brooches

    Happy day, Reader Dearest! I’m trying to get into the fall spirit. Emphasis on trying. It’s a struggle when the temps are still in the mid to uppper 90’s and nary a leaf has turned. So, rather than swelter in…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Color

    Fall 2023 Capsule Wardrobe Inspo

    No Trends Here! Where’s the RED? I’ll wait for winter. Where’s the LEATHER? It’s still too darned hot! Where are the Quiet Luxury/Sophisticated Neutrals? They don’t work for my coloring/personality, but they might be AH-mazing for yours! No, this isn’t…