If you’re looking for a statement-making dress that doubles as body-flaw camoflauge, consider a colorblock pattern.  Bright colors in front catch the eye (there’s the statement) while dark colors along the sides create a leaner-looking silhouette (and there’s the camoflauge). Colorblock patterns can draw the eye up or down, depending on the colors used and… Read More Colorblock


With Bells On

It may be early February, but there is definitly a feel of summer in the air of the southwest.  We’re flirting with temps in the mid-80s which is just crazy!  What’s a girl to do?  I’m greeting the temps with bells on!  I’m not waiting until Easter to break out the whites.  How could I… Read More With Bells On


Floral Moto Jacket

A kinder, gentler moto is this pretty offering from Dillard’s. If you find yourself in the position of wanting to try a moto jacket but not desiring that edgy look, this piece may be the answer.  It has all the elements of the classic moto: black leather, heavy zippers, metal studs.  Funny though, that it’s… Read More Floral Moto Jacket

Looks, Shopping

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

Collaboration, Lifestyle, Looks

Forever Fierce

Last year 50 bloggers over the age of 50 came together on the 50th day of the year to celebrate each other and Midlife. You may remember The Fierce 50.  Wow has that idea taken off!  We’re expanding this year with Forever Fierce Campaign 2018.  Women at Midlife are realizing we are loving, collaborative, and… Read More Forever Fierce



I love the basics, but I also love the idea of giving those basics a little spin. Take these jeans for example: skinny, deconstructed. . .and a rose? Yes! Just the hint of an embroidered flower peeking through a distressed spot in the denim. Paired with a faux fur vest, the rose appliques give the… Read More Rose