Khaki Since it first hit the runway over 40 years ago, khaki has become a fashion classic, returning this season with a bang. Appearing in varying styles for a number of fashion houses, we saw suede khaki pieces at Chanel‘s feminist protest, while MarcJacobs offered sexy, military silhouettes and Ralph Lauren opted for Out of … More Top Trends for Summer 2015
Teased by advertising, coaxed by magazine editorials and tantalized by your favorite fashion blogs, that certain handbag you’ve had your eye on continues to be at the top of your shopping list, yet the price tag is extraordinary, and you are understandably guarded as to whether or not you should make the purchase. After all, … More Why Not Reduce Shopping Regrets?
“I don’t understand how a woman can leave the house without fixing herself up a little – if only out of politeness. And then, you never know, maybe that’s the day she has a date with destiny. And it’s best to be as pretty as possible for destiny.” –Coco Chanel You know that woman who … More Why Not Refuse to Underdress?
Reinvention requires of each of us the responsibility of self-reflection. In order to see how we wish to live more authentically, we have to be willing to be honest about who we are currently. At the same time, while we are self-critiquing, we must also be gentle with ourselves, but not too gentle as to … More Why Not Reinvent Yourself?
Today I wanted to share a few tips for taking advantage of the benefits of online shopping whether it’s during the holidays or throughout the year. While I would prefer to shop in person for many items from clothing to decor, when this option isn’t available, shopping online can work just as easily, and often better. … More Why Not Shop Online?
Looking our best is what helps us stand up a little straighter, exude self-confidence and without a word project to the world that we are going to achieve what we set out to achieve. So with that said, below are my top five fashion resolutions as I continue to live a simply luxurious life. I … More Top 5 Fashion Resolutions
Being on a tight budget myself, even though I’d love to ignore the ticket price, I have to be creative and realistic about where I purchase my clothes, shoes and accessories. So today I’d like to share with you where to find quality, classic items that will leave a little extra in your wallet. 1. … More Where to Shop – Wardrobe Essentials on a Budget
With an upcoming week of work/play vacation about to present itself, my mind has been on what to pack (as well as on how I’m going to schedule everything I wish to do). So when I came across Instyle’s suggested list of items to include for traveling in style, I meshed it with a few … More The Perfect Travel Wardrobe
Whenever I receive sample sale email reminders in my in-box, my shopping instinct gets a bit tingly and excited I must confess. And the main reason is that top design houses are giving an opportunity to purchase potential investment pieces at shockingly reduced prices. However, during the rest of our shopping adventures, we must make … More When to Splurge, When to Save
Women’s rights seems to be the topic of great debate recently as a variety of stories have brought contraception, health care and women’s equality to the forefront of the news. While I will spare you from jumping on my soapbox, I will say, it certainly has revved up my engines as I try to not … More Why Not Revel in Being a Woman?