• Style and Styling

    3 Ways to Soften a Classic Look

    Shift Classic and Let Your Personality Shine! Happy day, reader dear! Are you bored with your wardrobe? I think that may be the main complaint I hear from women about their closets… That, and that they need help thinning the…

  • Style and Styling

    Personality Trumps All

    Personality Primer Good morning, reader dear! How are you? I’m just glad to be writing today! I got some sort of bug, or ate something that didn’t like me and was sick (in bold AND caps) all night Sunday, and…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Summer Capsule 2019: The Edit

    Happy day, reader dear! We’ve made it to June, and I am switching into summer mode. Over the weekend I transitioned my wardrobe from spring to summer, and am finishing up the laundry from spring’s items to store away. It…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Spring 2019 Capsule Debrief

    Lessons to Take into Summer Happy day, dear reader! It’s that time again! Time to look back and forward at once. To see what worked for spring and what didn’t. Ostensibly, to learn from both the good things and the…

  • Accessories

    Balancing Jewelry and Glasses

    How Much is Too Much? Happy day, dear reader! Today’s post is for my daugther-in-law, Megan. We ran into each other at the bank, and she asked what I was writing about. That’s usually her way of hinting that she…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    2018 Summer Capsule (Part 2)

    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…

  • Accessories

    Statement Earrings

    Happiest of days to you, my dear reader! Unless you’ve been in a cave for the past four or five months, I’ll wager you’ve noticed the statement earring trend. I overheard a man at the big box store say that…

  • 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…