Winter Wear

With the Polar Vortex heading south, things are going to get pretty chilly here this week. And with the cold weather, I start thinking about layering clothes. Particularly what jackets and coats will work well with my clothes. Having a … Continue reading

Graphic Prints

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For those of you who don’t know, this week was New York Fashion Week.  And while there were many styles on the runway, one look really stood out to me.  It was the use of bold graphic prints, mostly in … Continue reading

Crazy Cat Lady Dress

cat dress

It’s no secret that I love cats.  If it weren’t for my husband, I would already be a crazy cat lady.  Right now he thinks that having Mouse in the house is enough. I certainly think there should be more … Continue reading

27 Dresses: A Trip Through My Closet

27 dresses

Hopefully a few of you remember the 2008 Katherine Heigl film 27 Dresses.  It’s a movie about a woman who has been in 27 different weddings and thus has 27 different bridesmaid dresses. Well, I only have one bridesmaid dress … Continue reading

The Chiropractor Demands Flats

As many of you know, I love shoes.  I absolutely adore them.  Having a great pair of shoes always makes me feel fabulous.  However, my chiropractor seems to disagree with me about how amazing some of my shoes are.  For … Continue reading

Swimsuit Season

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I can’t believe it’s almost swimsuit season again.  Even if it’s not time to wear one, it’s certainly time to go shop for one.  Now, I don’t look like a swimsuit model, but even if I did I love retro … Continue reading

Border Prints – Ahead of the Curve

border print dress

I was doing a little internet browsing on ModCloth, one of my favorite internet sites, when I suddenly realized how many skirts and dresses there were with border prints in their store.  I have to say that I was actually … Continue reading

Styling the Taffy Blouse

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I love this version of the taffy blouse with a pair of black skinny jeans and a black biker jacket.  With the black pumps and super cute sunglasses, all I’m missing is a cool vintage car, so I can be … Continue reading

Styling the Meringue Skirt

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You may remember the original meringue skirt that I made a couple months ago. It was the very first project from the Colette Sewing Handbook, and I love that it has a scalloped hem.  It’s the first and only one … Continue reading