ENTER THE GROMMET DRESS. MY TRADITIONAL SILK TWILL DRESS GETS A FUTURISTIC UPDATE WITH THE STRATEGIC PLACEMENT OF GROMMETS AND SHEER PANELS. BLUE METALLIC LEATHER ADDS LUSTER AND CONTINUES THE THEME. COLOR BLOCKED BOOTIES ADD PUNCH AND DEFINITION. And Just like that I am ready to go out and enjoy Spring! I am wearing: Grommet… Read More Grommet Dress Edit: Edgy Hardware Updates a Shift Dress
Dresses for Easter are typically pastel and feminine, and I am a fan of them. But this year, with the long, cold winter and flowers yet to bloom, I chose a vivid print dress. In fact, if you look closely there is sort of an Easter egg pattern as part of this print. Dresses for… Read More Dresses for Easter : Be Bold and Bright!
Winter storm Riley was all she was cracked up to be. The winds were fierce , and the brunt of the storm was causing major damage. This was not weatherman hype. I KNOW BECAUSE I WAS ONE OF THE FOLKS FLYING THROUGH THE SKY. Smack dab in the middle of Winter Storm Riley, was hubby, my son, his fiancé , and… Read More The Stuff of Nightmares: Flying Through Winter Storm Riley
A blue ruffle blouse anchors a sunny look. I wore this feminine combo 10 days ago when a summer day soared into the winter doldrums like a comet. Pale chiffon tiers compliment the sky blue ruffle blouse, as it mirrors the hue of the horizon. Imagine a mesh snake wrapping my waist by Whiting and… Read More Blue ruffle Blouse / Chiffon Tiers- Sunny Day Style
Summer in Winter ? Yes, it appears so. Four days ago the temperatures reached into the high 70s! I went to the rooftop terrace and relished the sunshine! It did indeed feel like summer in winter! You can guess I wore my SPF that day! What an unlikely weather event! We are learning to expect… Read More Summer in Winter: Spring Trends for 2018 Pop!
What a pleasure it was to see Carmen Marc Valvo Bridal for NYFW 2018. The romantic collection included gowns in ivory, pearl and a blush pink color. Embellishments abounded; exquisite lace, appliqués, and many artisanal flourishes. The Carmen Marc Valvo bridal collection has something swoon-worthy for every bride. Scroll down for more gorgeous Bridal Fashion… Read More Carmen Marc Valvo Bridal FWNY 2018 : The Runway
A Valentine’s Day Date To Remember My husband and I enjoyed a Valentine’s Day Date at a cozy restaurant, with flowers and candlelight. We have been happily married for 33 years, so we celebrated in a traditional, if a bit “Hallmark,” sort of way. But if it makes you happy, who cares?! I wore a… Read More Valentine’s Day Date: Romance in a New Age
Hello loves. I hope you find yourself in the midst of good holiday cheer. Today I feature a Shop Small Gift guide- a few outstanding items from small retailers. “Shop Small” is a mantra that you hear from me often . Shopping small and locally, when possible, is a way to vote with our dollars… Read More Best Shop Small Gift Guide
Happy New Week Loves. The last two days have been cold, and I have been indoor tending my ailing canine friend. ;( It has been hectic and upsetting, as the vets, my family and I try to figure out what is best. I did finally get a my long hair shaped and cut! I know in… Read More Long hair after 50
Hello loves. I am hoping that the end of the week is finding you well and ready for Friyay! It has been warm here in New York, but finally the cold is due here tomorrow . I get shivers just thinking about it. Today I feature an olive-green vest and a visual how-to for mastering… Read More Mastering Layers for Autumn