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 York & Company and a Charlotte Russe lace top that my fashionista friend gave to …
Category Archive: What is My Style?
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 the bottoms, and a collection of bottoms I couldn’t wear with any of the shoes. …
I realized that if I wanted to create a cohesive wardrobe, I needed a base color to tie the clothes together. Jeans seem to be the staple neutral for most outfits, but jeans don’t work when I want to dress up. I also wear jeans to work, so sometimes I get tired of wearing them at home or when I go out.
Neutral colors matter in most wardrobes because they’ll coordinate with almost every other color.
Now I know what I do when my husband is out of town. I shop, watch romantic comedies, and cook frozen chicken nuggets and canned soup. I’m also working my way through Martha Stewart’s checklist for fall cleaning. It’s all very exciting.
Before my trip to California, I tried on moccasins lined with fur, and they’re like a dream to walk on. So soft and comfortable. Today I bought them!