Today is National Wear Red Day, a day that focuses on women’s heart health. I am wearing red today to highlight this issue. National Wear Red day is an important event. I am grateful that my friend Eugenia made me aware of this day. She did a post featuring many bloggers to raise awareness of… Read More National Wear Red Day: #WIW Feature
Emerald green is an unlikely color to match with taupe, black and blue. Artful color combinations is an essential skill for any fashionista. Below I wear an unlikely mix of taupe,- almost olive- cobalt blue and emerald green: Yes from genuine emeralds! Perfecting the art of color combinations requires some out-of-the-box thinking and creativity. I… Read More Blue / OD / Emerald green- Artful Color Combinations
Like these warm October days, with summer flowers still verdant and vivid, I think the fifth decade is a surprisingly good one. Despite my age, or perhaps because of it, I feel like I am blossoming; growing and reaching towards something bright. The fifth decade of my life has been good to me. Follow my… Read More The Fifth Decade: still blossoming
In this post I encourage what Refinery29 calls “bag twinning”. It is a style habit of mine for almost 30 years, Wear two bags at a time, keeping one close . This small bag, Chanel, in my case, is what holds my credit cards, and keys- the essentials. Other items go in the larger bag. Never fumble for keys in the abyss of a large bag again. You can also avoid pickpocketing, and now can feel good about buying a few more bags! 🙂
Hubby and I took our wonderful daughter out to eat. As per usual, she choose the restaurant. She always chooses well. Waiting for our table, I decided to use the faux phone. Maybe we can call it an “alternative” phone? I have not seen a phone like this for quite a while. HELLO, PATCH ME… Read More Bomber Jacket / Florals/ Skinny Jeans
LAST WEEK WE HAD SNOW, AND I WENT TO MY SISTER’S HOUSE TO CELEBRATE GRADUATIONS , A BELATED NEW YEAR, AND MANY BIRTHDAYS! MY CHILDREN, AND MY NIECES AND NEPHEW’S – SAVE ONE- , WERE THERE, AND ALL OF OUR DOGS. I WAS HAPPY TO SEE ALL OF THEM ! MANY OF THEM WERE TRAVELING OVER… Read More Metallic Pleats & Pups!
YES, IT IS! ITS BEGINING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS. EVEN BETTER , SINCE I ATTENDED THE #NYWIFT LUNCHEON, MY SPIRITS HAVE BEEN LIFTED. BEAUTIFUL HOLIDAY LIGHTS HAVE ME FEELING ALMOST JOLLY. THIS HOLIDAY PHOTO OF ME IS 3 YEARS AGO, AND I AM SORRY FOR RECYCLING IT, BUT IT REPRESENTS A BIT HOW I… Read More Its Beginning to..
For Throw Back Thursday I wanted to share 3 December shots from different years. It has been so warm here, and so rainy , I thought this would be a good way to add some winter style. Below I am wearing a mohair, furry coat from Proenza Schouler, bought second hand in Sag Harbor, NY. I… Read More #TBT 3 Decembers
Happy Friday loves, we made it! It has been a crazy busy, intense time for me here in NYC. Perhaps for you as well.? As the political ambiance fades into the surreal, I am struck with the need to organize, – can you relate?- and to distract. So I have been dressing up and seeing friends,… Read More The Bomber and Gucci Styling
HELLO! I hope you are having a wonderful week. I had photos taken indoors one day last week as it was so windy. The indoor lighting was tricky, -which means the shadows did mean things to my face- and I almost didn’t post this, but the last photo is something I think you will want… Read More Dichotomy: Pleated Plaid: Romantic Floral