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Slow Fashion: A Nuanced Approach to Wardrobe Building

Slow fashion has enduring quality. Over time, slow fashion looks better. Over time, slow fashion and high quality deliver.  An example- an 11 year old dress. My dress is not trendy. It is silk charmeuse that flows like silky water over my form. It is not the “one shoulder dress”  that is currently on trend… Read More Slow Fashion: A Nuanced Approach to Wardrobe Building

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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

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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… Read More Warm Days in Denim

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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… Read More Wind/ Plaid/ Bows