• Color

    Burgundy: A Colored Neutral

    Colored Neutrals: Installment Three Happy day, reader dearest! I LOVE wine! No, not that kind of wine. I mean the color wine! Oh, who am I kidding? I like that wine, too. Although it doesn’t like me the way it…

  • Accessories

    Falling for Accessories

    Happy day, reader dear! I should explain… I’m not falling FOR accessories. I fell years ago and haven’t gotten up! My mind’s eye can still see the slide-out drawer in my Barbie travel case that housed her shoes, bags and…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Fall 2020 Capsule

    Planning Happy day, reader dearest! And you are ever so dear! Ask any blogger. They will tell you! Fall may be my favorite season to dress for. At least the kind of fall I grew up with… Cool nights and…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Thanksgiving Travel

    Let’s Pack in a Carry-On! Happy day, reader dear! It’s getting to be that time again! The busiest travel weekend of the year (for the US) is rapidly approaching, so when I was approached by my friend and Premier Designs…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Fall Capsule 2019: The Edit

    Happy day, reader dear! Now that September is finally here, I am switching into fall mode. (Just in time for our temps to leap back up to near 100! Of course.) Over the weekend, I spent some time transitioning my…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    5 Steps to a Great Capsule Wardrobe

    Hello dearest reader, Thanks for visiting today! If you are new, Welcome! And my apologies… It’s August, and I am taking a blogging break (and updating and republishing some previous posts) to help ease the pressure of regular blogging AND…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    2018-2019 Winter Capsule

    Happy day, dear reader! I know this post is a bit late… If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve been getting a sneak peek of my winter capsule already! In the fall, I talked through how I go about pulling…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Fall Capsule Debrief

    Happy day, dear reader! It’s that time again! It’s the end of another capsule season (fall) and time to see what worked, what didn’t, and to take those lessons into the next season! Here’s a walk-through of how I go…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Colorful Capsules

    Happy day, dear reader! I’m working on a few “best of” type posts together for your amusement whilst I take a break. (If I’m writing this, it’s really not a break, is it?) Oh well! I often hear complaints that…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Fall 2018 Capsule

    Happy day, dearest reader! In the US, the past Labor Day holiday weekend is traditionally seen as the end of summer. Many school districts start after Labor Day, and the evenings are cooling off enough to signal the coming change…