Collaboration, Looks

Veteran’s Day 2017

Last weekend I was privileged to be part of a fundraising event supporting our veterans. Ruby Personett, owner of Yuma Foothills Insurance, LLC, partnered with Chico’s and a local veteran’s organization to raise money for veteran housing. The goal is to build 33 homes for some of America’s true heroes. How fitting, on a day… Read More Veteran’s Day 2017

Collaboration, Looks

Think Pink

Now that fall is here, what do you think about pink? True, I’ve waited for months to bring out the darker autumn colors, and I’m relishing that fact, but there’s just something about pink.  In its lighter tones its flattering to just about every skin tone.  It can soften an edgier look without seeming frilly… Read More Think Pink

Collaboration, Looks

Cowl-Neck Dress

I have to admit, when I first saw this Pure Jill Fit cowl-neck dress, “workout” was not the word that came to mind.  Although the stylists at J.Jill show this with leggings and sneakers, my mind went to leather and heels.  Go figure.  I’d say that’s versatility at its best.  Although I can’t see working… Read More Cowl-Neck Dress

Collaboration, Looks

Velvet

I’m sure you don’t need me to tell you velvet is such a hot trend this fall.  It’s such a luxurious fabric, so soft yet so elegant, you wonder why it took so long to reclaim its status as a fashion favorite. I used to sew a lot growing up, and I remember choosing velvet… Read More Velvet

Lifestyle

On My Radar: Holiday Decor

Don’t you love when holiday decor goes on sale before the holiday?  I love a good post-holiday sale, but a pre-season sale is like shopping Nirvana.  Even the most patient among us enjoy a little instant gratification now and then.  Decking the halls with something you just purchased and seeing it in immediately in your holiday-scape… Read More On My Radar: Holiday Decor

Collaboration, Looks

Golden Girl

With the idea of mixing styles, I wanted to do something completely different with my J.Jill sweater.  Rather than top a silky slip dress with something equally glitzy, the tweedy sweater was a great contrast in texture and pattern.  There is just a hint of golden beige in the sweater’s knit to pair with the… Read More Golden Girl