It’s vacation time, and chances are you’ll be traveling somewhere this summer. Most of us purchase souvenirs during our trips. Do you ever regret coming home with too many knick-knacks? OR do you regret passing up something amazing that you […]
On a recent trip to Chicago, I noticed a trend everywhere. Girls toting backpacks instead of handbags. Would you consider replacing your handbag with a backpack? Backpacks aren’t just for hiking and school kids. According to an article in The Atlantic magazine, […]
My sister-in-law is one of the most stylish girls I know. Ten years ago she moved from Texas to Wisconsin. One of the things she took with her– besides her family–was her amazing Southern style. I recently visited her home […]
A little known style concept, known as “bottoms up accessorizing,” is the easiest way to visually pull an outfit together. It simply means wearing an accessory at your face that coordinates with the color you are wearing on your bottom […]
Spring is busting out! You might even have to shield your eyes from all the vibrant majesty surrounding you. But don’t look away long. There are style lessons to be learned from nature, if you just pay attention. […]
Hey y’all, last week’s blog highlighted some of the unique treasures I discovered on my recent trip to Georgia and South Carolina. You won’t even have to leave the house to purchase original jewelry, clothing, and accessories direct from the […]
There’s a certain grace and refinement that epitomizes Deep South Style. I just returned from a short trip to South Carolina and Georgia where I was quickly reminded that Southern Style has a charm all its own. What ingredients contribute […]
High waisted pants, midi dresses, and mom jeans. Whaaaat? The old adage is true: “What goes around comes around.” And it came around sooner than everyone imagined. Darn, why didn’t we save those 80’s clothes? Which are now considered VINTAGE. […]
Sharon White, co-author of Quintessential Style: Cultivate & Communicate Your Signature Look
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