Winter storm Riley was all she was cracked up to be. The winds were fierce , and the brunt of the storm was causing major damage. This was not weatherman hype. I KNOW BECAUSE I WAS ONE OF THE FOLKS FLYING THROUGH THE SKY. Smack dab in the middle of Winter Storm Riley, was hubby, my son, his fiancé , and… Read More The Stuff of Nightmares: Flying Through Winter Storm Riley
Finally I post about my Atlantis Cove Beach Vacation! What a perfect destination for perfect weather, pristine beaches and attentive service. My family and I enjoyed this special island getaway. Coveted beach views were visible from generous balconies and the rooms were furnished with every possible amenity. An Atlantis Cove Beach vacation – Pure Magic!… Read More Atlantis Cove Beach Vacation : Sunny Skies at Last!
A blue ruffle blouse anchors a sunny look. I wore this feminine combo 10 days ago when a summer day soared into the winter doldrums like a comet. Pale chiffon tiers compliment the sky blue ruffle blouse, as it mirrors the hue of the horizon. Imagine a mesh snake wrapping my waist by Whiting and… Read More Blue ruffle Blouse / Chiffon Tiers- Sunny Day Style
Slow fashion has enduring quality. Over time, slow fashion looks better. Over time, slow fashion and high quality deliver. An example- an 11 year old dress. My dress is not trendy. It is silk charmeuse that flows like silky water over my form. It is not the “one shoulder dress” that is currently on trend… Read More Slow Fashion: A Nuanced Approach to Wardrobe Building
Hello lovely readers, I am on vacation! I will back this weekend, and cant wait to be in some warm weather. The cold rain continues here in New York. Hubby and I are off to the beach with our son and fiancé! I will wear a mask so I do no catch the flu. I… Read More On Vacation: Time for Time Off !
Summer in Winter ? Yes, it appears so. Four days ago the temperatures reached into the high 70s! I went to the rooftop terrace and relished the sunshine! It did indeed feel like summer in winter! You can guess I wore my SPF that day! What an unlikely weather event! We are learning to expect… Read More Summer in Winter: Spring Trends for 2018 Pop!
What a pleasure it was to see Carmen Marc Valvo Bridal for NYFW 2018. The romantic collection included gowns in ivory, pearl and a blush pink color. Embellishments abounded; exquisite lace, appliqués, and many artisanal flourishes. The Carmen Marc Valvo bridal collection has something swoon-worthy for every bride. Scroll down for more gorgeous Bridal Fashion… Read More Carmen Marc Valvo Bridal FWNY 2018 : The Runway
A Valentine’s Day Date To Remember My husband and I enjoyed a Valentine’s Day Date at a cozy restaurant, with flowers and candlelight. We have been happily married for 33 years, so we celebrated in a traditional, if a bit “Hallmark,” sort of way. But if it makes you happy, who cares?! I wore a… Read More Valentine’s Day Date: Romance in a New Age
Malan Breton’s Unique Design Genius at Style Fashion Week New York On February 8th, I had the pleasure to attend Style Fashion Week New York. The luxurious Cipriani was the perfect destination for this venue. International designers showcased their collections amidst a colorful and expansive art market. All photos are mine, with one exception, clearly… Read More Style Fashion Week New York – Malan Breton Shines
A plaid skirt is a subtle pattern for the basis of an outfit. It is fun to mix prints around the plaid. This plaid skirt lent my outfit blues, camels and browns! A great color spring board! I was free to add a floral in navy, green, and pinks. Since this plaid skirt has… Read More Anchoring a Style with a Plaid Skirt!