Fashion Friday – Why I Love Old Lady Shoes

I love shoes. Absolutely love them. Ask my husband- I’m sure he’ll tell you about my “problem.” Shoes are one of the few fashion items that have always enjoyed. I still remember the saddle shoes my mom bought me to … Continue reading

Fashion Friday – Layer it on Thick


It doesn’t matter what season it is, I love to layer my clothes. But with the ridiculously cold weather we’ve been having here lately, being able to have on multiple layers of clothes has been the only thing to keep … Continue reading

Swimsuit Season

modcloth swimsuit

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

Styling the Taffy Blouse

taffy blouse look

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

meringue skirt

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

Fashion Friday – Styling the Pastille Dress

pastille dress

As you may remember, I recently made the Pastille Dress from the Colette Patterns Sewing Handbook.  With the way the weather has been, it has been difficult to get out and take good photos of the dress, but when I … Continue reading

Fashion Friday – Tights and Leggings


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of No nonsense for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. You know details make an outfit, but details don’t have to mean jewelry or belts.  The perfect piece you’re looking … Continue reading

Fashion Friday – Falling for Layers


There’s a chill in the air outside, but it’s the kind of chill that dissipates in the mid-day sun.  That mean’s it’s time for layers.  For me, that almost always means wearing a cami under my shirts. What do you … Continue reading

Fashion Friday – Wedding Edition


This month’s Fashion Friday is brought to you by my sister’s wedding.  I was the Matron of Honor – wow that sounds old – for her wedding. Kayla picked out short blue strapless dresses in euro cornflower with a sweetheart … Continue reading