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 and Color Combinations 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… 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 despite all odds !
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