It’s been so long since I’ve had an occasion to dress up, I’m having trouble remembering how to put a chic outfit together. Since mid-March, my wardrobe has consisted of leggings and sweatshirts. Now–it’s almost July–I can’t wait to wear […]
Do you realize during the past four months we have completely skipped over our spring wardrobes? We’ve gone from heavy winter wear to lightweight summer outfits? After weeks of looking “schlumpy,” the floodgates are beginning to open. This poses the […]
These are the brilliant words of singer/songwriter Josh Groban asking the question: “What will we do with all we’ve learned?” in his latest song, “Your Face,” written during COVID -19 and inspired by images of faces seen around the world. […]
What accessory is affordable to everyone, can express your style, and may even save a life? You guessed it…a face mask. Such a simple thing that can do so much. Lockdowns are lifted. We yearn to hug our friends, our […]
Master stylist Susie Hopson, of Charisma Salon, was wonderful enough to share her expertise with all of us on what we should be doing to care for our hair in the days to come. 1) Most haircuts, if properly cut, will […]
I received an email from my dermatologist a few days ago explaining how stress can wreak havoc on our skin. Yikes. We may be at home, but we’re still looking in the mirror! From rashes, to hives, to dry skin, […]
My friend, Linda, sent me the most inspiring image I’ve seen so far during this turbulent time. As we all stick in place these days, how can we remain optimistic and inspired? By practicing five simple steps: What a helpful […]
What one detail can add pizzaz, femininity, and allure to an outfit? A voluminous sleeve. Big sleeves are back. And they’re BOLDER than ever. On a recent shopping trip to Steinmart with my friend, Carla, we saw this stylish trend […]
I’m embarrassingly late with this information. But, if you haven’t already heard, the Pantone Color for 2020 is CLASSIC BLUE. And I happen to be crazy about it. The color lands somewhere between navy and royal. Pantone has announced the […]
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