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Looking for Basics – the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

I’ll be honest – I’m not really in a crazy shopping mood right now. I’m always interested to see the offerings during the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale and this year is no exception. But I can’t say I’m loading my shopping cart with an abundance of items. Today I’ve been culling through the sale looking for… Read More Looking for Basics – the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

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Summer Dresses Under $100

Summer dresses. They are some of the best things about the season. Do you find them to be a cooler option when the days are hotter? I certainly do. Whether it’s air circulation, freedom of movement or lighter fabrics, dresses are what I reach for all summer long. In my corner of the world the… Read More Summer Dresses Under $100

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Hats Under $100

Summer is definitely a time for hats! Whether for shade, style or a combination of both, hats are such a fabulous summer accessory. How much better when you find them at a great price. I’ve rounded up a collection of hats under $100. Some are less than half that and I’m loving them all! I’m… Read More Hats Under $100

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Memorial Day 2018

Memorial Day I’m taking a moment today to recognize those who have served our country and paid the heaviest price. Our fallen service men and women and their families have made a sacrifice few of us can really fathom. From those whose lives laid the foundation of our great nation to Master Sgt. Jonathan J… Read More Memorial Day 2018

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Spring Shoes Under $100

Time to bring your toes out of winter hibernation and get those pedicures! Spring shoes are in full bloom and looking lovely. I’ve found a bouquet of options, all under $100!  Yes, you can be stylish without spending a fortune and these options prove it.  Not only are these shoes under $100, some of them… Read More Spring Shoes Under $100

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Spring Neutrals

A while back I wore a white pant suit with nude-colored accents and received some of the nicest compliments! Spring neutrals really seemed to resonate. That gave me the idea to put together a collection of pieces in nudes, creams and whites in that same vein: simple pieces with clean lines and understated sophistication. One … Read More Spring Neutrals

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You’re Never too Old to Blush

You’re never too old to blush. Soft pinks may not be the color of the season but they’re never out of style. Feminine and flattering, the various shades of blush soften even the most utilitarian of items. Cargo pants? Fabulous. Utility jacket? Yep, softened. Slip on tennies? Undoubtedly!  It’s no wonder I’m repeatedly drawn to… Read More You’re Never too Old to Blush

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AUrate NewYork

  1  |   2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7   |  8 With Valentine’s Day a mere two weeks away, have you thought about treating yourself to something special.  I’m not advising you to overlook the Valentine in your life, but buying something pretty can be a great way to reward yourself for something you’ve accomplished.  Or maybe… Read More AUrate NewYork