Loss and Moving on after Pet Euthanasia

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Thank you to my bevy of friends, on-line and IRL who supported me when my pet passed away. This was a tough week, and I know many of you have experienced similar losses. Pet euthanasia is always a difficult choice. My adult children live on their now, so when my pet passed away, hubby and I … Continue reading Loss and Moving on after Pet Euthanasia

Sneakers and a Silk Skirt for #Hotautumn

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Hello loves and happy Tuesday ! Today I am featuring a tiered, silk skirt that I paired with a pleather and fleece sweatshirt, and my super comfy Geox trainers. This photo shoot was a few days ago and the temps were in the mid to high 70s. It was warm out! The fan was a … Continue reading Sneakers and a Silk Skirt for #Hotautumn

DapperQ: A Gender Fluid Runway Show @ Brooklyn Museum

I am an independent blogger as you know. This year I thought long and hard about which shows I wanted to attend and cover. ( Yes, belatedly still more to come) When I was invited to the dapperQ production featuring gender fluid style, with seven designers , I thought, YES!

This show was one of the most diverse runway shows ever, and on my blog, as in my life, I value inclusiveness.

I value that each of us feels comfortable in his or her skin, irrespective of sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, gender, and skin color.  xoxo, Elle

Glancez at the Pleated Skirt Trend

Today I am featuring a female owned company that is also an award winning company called Glancez, You know I love to support small, and female owned business , and this company delivers beautiful styles, at fair prices,. SO this is an EASY choice to shop! Vote with your dollars, shop small and shop well!

Warm Days in Denim

 A FEW WEEKS AGO, RIGHT AFTER THE BLISTERING COLD WEEK OF FASHION WEEK, HUBBY AND I WENT TO MARYLAND TO SEE HIS FOLKS.  WE SPENT THE BETTER PART OF THE AFTERNOON AT THEIR COUNTRY CLUB, HAVING LUNCH, AND WALKING OUTSIDE. I TOOK SOME NICE FAMILY PHOTOS.IT WAS BRILLIANT OUT AND WARM. WE TOOK SOME PHOTOS … Continue reading Warm Days in Denim

Wind/ Plaid/ Bows

Hello Friends! It has been windy here. The sky is throwing us some current and the political arena is too; the winds of change are in the air.  So I dress In a mixed up, Mash Up and I won't apologize for it. Traditional tartan is mixed with a nod to military, and then worn … Continue reading Wind/ Plaid/ Bows

My Gucci Look at Fashion Week

Hello, I hope you are well!  You have seen some photos of what I wore for NYFW on Instagram, but I wanted to take a moment to share this look. At the MIMI TRAN show, here, I composed ( without really aiming for it)  a Gucci like outfit that is eclectic and fun to wear, … Continue reading My Gucci Look at Fashion Week

Flex in the City

Nedra, Gerardo and I decided to walk to our destination. I wanted to go to the Loew's Regency Hotel nearby; it had beautiful flowers that reinforced the Dolce & Gabbana theme I had in my head. Of course, life happens along the way. Three blocks inand Gerardo and I were feeling the humidity;  Our feet … Continue reading Flex in the City