Pleats may remind you of your schoolgirl days, but they’re still on the runway this season, as shown by Bottega Veneta. Even if you don’t own one anymore, you can probably find one at a thrift store since they’ve been back… Continue Reading
Brands like Balmain are bringing us some shine and sparkle in time for the holidays. Besides traditional gold and silver, you can search your wardrobe for metallic jewel colors, like ruby, emerald, and sapphire. While you’re thinking about it, why… Continue Reading
I don’t typically wear black. This “color” seems to be a staple in many wardrobes, but white fits my personality better, and it’s the main neutral that I wear. When trends like black and white blocking come around, though, as… Continue Reading
Give your feet some love this season with a pair of flirty shoes. Check out these shoes on the Badgley Mischka runway. A little ruffle, a little bow, a little heel – you decide what’s flirty to you. My definition… Continue Reading
Must. Have. These. Mittens. Obviously my first thought upon seeing this outfit by Alexander Wang. As these mittens are not in my closet (at least until I fix my sewing machine), we’ll focus on the fuzzy gray knits. I wish… Continue Reading
The high ruffled neckline trend came to my attention when I saw the Marc by Marc Jacobs collection for Fall 2012 – see this dress. I adored the purple color, but I also liked the quirkiness of the neckline. The… Continue Reading
Because my fashion sense tends toward a romantic style, I enjoyed seeing ruffles and lace on the runway, like this dress by Alberta Ferretti. The runway looks inspired me to put together a ruffled dress that I bought at New… Continue Reading
For years, I had a mismatch of clothes in my closet. I shopped sporadically and picked up an item here and a couple others there, with the end result being a collection of tops I couldn’t wear with any of… Continue Reading
I practically jumped up and down in a Goodwill dressing room today.
I finally found a pleated skirt at a thrift store a couple of days ago!