• Style and Styling

    3 Ways to Style: Denim Shorts

    OR Jeans Shorts! What do you call them? Happy day, reader dear! As the weather warms and the jeans find themselves shoved to the back of the closet (or drawer), the denim shorts emerge from their winter hibernation–ready to take…

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    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…

  • 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…

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    Jeans and Gems

    Happy day, dear reader! A client was recently asking me about what jewelry to wear with a casual tee. She loves one very sparkly necklace she owns, but always ended up taking it off because something feels “wrong.” That “wrong”…

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    Leveling Up or Down

    Happy day, dear reader! One of the most common questions I get is about whether items “match” or not. “Can I wear this dress with these shoes?” “Does this shirt go with these pants?” There are various aspects to “matching”…

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    Beauty Bundles

    I love the ever amazing Brenda Kinsel, and the versatility of what she (and many others, now) calls Beauty Bundles. A Beauty Bundle (BB) is a group of coordinated accessories that can be used to add a punch to a…