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Casual Party Look

Happy Halloween. You know what that means? The holidays are right around the corner! Eek! Besides gift-buying, there are the seemingly endless chains of parties and get-togethers and wondering what the heck you’re going to wear. For a casual party, take the stress out of the event and enjoy yourself with something easy like this… Read More Casual Party Look

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Lilac and Pearls

When I think of pearls, I immediately think of Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s.  The iconic picture of Holly Golightly in her black dress, opera gloves and over-the-top pearl necklace is probably one of the most recognized from the glamour days of Hollywood. These wonderfully embellished jeans were on the front table of my… Read More Lilac and Pearls

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Reconciling Chic and Comfy

Do you feel the words chic and comfy are mutually exclusive?  It’s so often the case, but it doesn’t have to be.  Take this look from Chico’s.   The minute I slipped into these pants I said, “Aaaahhhh.” They felt so much like wearing the softest pajamas. You almost feel like you’e getting away with something… Read More Reconciling Chic and Comfy

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Fall Florals

We always think of flowers in spring, but what about fall? It turns out the transition isn’t tough with the right colors. There is a unique depth to fall florals as a result of the colors involved.  Find florals from which you can pull the rich colors of fall, such as mustard, rust, plum and… Read More Fall Florals

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Sweater Weather (Sort of)

It’s sweater weather! Okay, not here in the Southwest, but a girl can dream, especially because I know cooler weather is coming soon. 🙂  A little wrap like this cute number from Chico’s placates my desire for sweaters without smothering me in too-warm layers. don’t you love the unusual way it wraps? I’m such a… Read More Sweater Weather (Sort of)

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I May Have Embellished

What do you think of embellished jeans? Aren’t they fun? If variety is the spice of life, you’ll find a smorgasbord of flavor with the options available. From fringe to jewels to fabric patches, I’m constantly amazed by the styles I find.  I hope you don’t let age limit you – most embellised styles are… Read More I May Have Embellished

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Texture

The all-white room. I’ve always loved the look, and I’ve been intrigued by the way interior designers can make it come to life. The secret with a monochromatic look, especially with white or cream, is texture. You need different fabrics to create visual interest and you really need to find ways to create depth. Without… Read More Texture