• 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.…

  • Musings & Miscellany

    Style School Starts TODAY!

    WOO HOO! Happy day, Reader Dearest! It’s AUGUST! Which means I am taking a blogging break for the month… But to keep your style fix coming, you’ll find weekly reposts each Saturday! Along with the blogging break, I’ll be spending…

  • Wardrobe 101

    STOP Before You Shop!

    Put Away Your Plastic… And Start Loving What You Own Hello and Happy Day, Reader Dear! Every season, retailers and bloggers are out there telling you what’s new. HOT! TRENDING! MUST-HAVE! STYLE MAKERS! But are they? Really? Yes AND no.…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Fall Wardrobe Inspiration

    Happy day, Reader Dear! Have you ever been rolling along on autopilot and then looked down and wondered How did I get here? Every time I ask that question, the Talking Heads starts playing in my brain and I start…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Add Five for a Wardrobe Refresh

    Pantone’s 2021 Colors of the Year Happy day, reader dear! Last spring, I wrote a post I called Add Five. I would have called it Take Five, but didn’t want anyone thinking that I was encouraging shoplifting or theft! In…

  • Style and Styling

    Style Obsession: Statement Coats

    Happy day, reader dear! Wowza! We’re into the double digits! December is zipping right along, even if we’re not actually going anywhere. That’s what we used to call a Keystone Cop Day when the boys were little… Lots of motion,…