Grief during the holidays seems both cruel and counterintuitive . It is like reaching for a bouquet of roses, anticipating the pleasant waft of sweet floral aromas, and finding oneself stung by a thorn. My vintage Oscar de la Renta dress is ash grey .
Holiday style recap : I am feeling grateful and wearing warm Thanksgiving colors: paprika, notes of espresso and pumpkin spice. My outfit is all #shopyourcloset and nothing new. I am happy that I did not need a new outfit, that old pieces served me well. Most importantly I am so grateful for the love of friends and family. TODAY IS… View Post
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!