Sweater weather arrives each autumn and brings a smile to my face. This shot, taken two weeks ago when the weather was unseasonably warm, finds me happy to continue the sweater weather vibe. As gift giving season is here, please try to buy local and second hand!
Small businesses are falling by the way side. Even the best small businesses in NYC are struggling to keep up with e-commerce. Recently I happened upon a place with unique and beautiful merchandise; dresses and blazers, skirts and sumptuous knits. The sales team is remarkable, they know their hand-picked inventory and excel at personal service.
Leopard Coat Love. Its a thing! A lifetime admirer of this almost neutral pattern, I wear and treasure my spotted coats, bags and shoes in this time honored pattern. What fun I had when I styled this with an abstract printed dress, patterned tights and simple two-toned heels topped with sweet chocolate bows!
Today I feature a color blocked sequin dress that is holiday ready! With the headlines so bleak, it is fun and perhaps necessary, to add some sparkle and shine into your wardrobe. Will you tell me, dear readers: how is your color mood? Dark and cloudy or festive bright? I do hope it is the latter!
Invisible diseases are on the rise. Autoimmune diseases are being diagnosed more often, but the time from symptoms to diagnosis can be a long and frustrating one. Often, people with genetic or autoimmune diseases look well. I am pleased to still appear well, even with my serious illness!