• 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…

  • Style and Styling

    3 Easy Outfit Swaps

    To Level Up Your Look! Happy day, reader dear! I expect that unless you are a health-care worker, you’ve been spending an awful lot to time at home. If you are a health care worker, or any essential services worker,…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Spring 2020 Capsule

    Happy day, dearest reader! Welcome to March! I suppose I should have said that on the last post, but since I wrote it in February, I wasn’t feeling very spring yet. Now that March is here, I am starting to…

  • 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

    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…

  • Style and Styling

    Thanksgiving Dress-ing

    People dressing! Not for the turkey! Happy day, reader dearest! Hope you are having a great week! Next week is Thanksgiving here in the US. There will be too much eating, too much shopping, too much family for some, and…

  • 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…

  • 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…