Easy Accessories for Fall


We always want to look like our most fabulous selves, but the morning rush combined with a day's worth of to-do's looming can get in the way. I find I feel my best when I look "put-together" but that doesn't always have to mean spending a ton of time getting ready. One great way to cut down on the … [Read more...]

What to Wear to a Wedding: Late Summer Edition


Who doesn't love getting dressed up to celebrate the nuptials of those we care about? But with sticky August humidity holding strong and early-September heat waves totally plausible, you might have visions of sweaty pits and wrinkled silks in your head. Fret not; this wedding-obsessed gal has been … [Read more...]

Fall Fashionably Forward — The Best Transitional Pieces

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There's nothing I love more than digging around the sale racks in the final weeks of August. Just as the kiddos head back to school, but with summer temps still soaring, it's a great time to score steals that you can enjoy for another couple of months before storing till next year. But the ultimate … [Read more...]

Fall Fashion: Shane Co. Jewelry for the Glam Set


While you're hanging with the kiddos and soaking in the final rays of summer, admit that a tiny part of you has been flipping through the fall fashion mags and dreaming of outfits for the months ahead. This season is all about shape and texture, and the perfect way to make every outfit pop is with a … [Read more...]

Transitional Pieces for Fall

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The pool officially closed at our condo for the yea. College freshmen flock Target with their parents (and their parents' credit cards). Yellow school buses are once again chartering children to and from class. All sure signs that fall is here! ...but it might be too soon to break out the boots and … [Read more...]

Fall trend: Peplum Dresses

Jennifer Aniston in Tom Ford-- the high neck and black and white pattern of this strapless number gave it something unique. A tiny peplum detail at the hips made it even more special. Jen didn't need major hair or jewelry with this one -- the dress did the talking.

A classic style with solid historic roots and a flatter-anybody appeal, the peplum dress is back this fall and headed to your closet. Peplums got their start in the 1940's to create the illusion of womanly curves where there might be a lack. Today, they are a great choice for any of us who have … [Read more...]

Time to Layer Up!

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One of the best parts of fall (besides boots and pumpkin spice lattes) has to be piling on the cozy layers!   Get inspired and layer it up for fall!!   … [Read more...]

Looks to Keep for Fall

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Don't clean out your closet yet! Several of last year's styles are still here and going strong! 1. Cross-body bags Going hands-free with this fab carryall is here to stay! 2. Capes So elegant! Capes are so fabulous - especially when paired with skinny jeans and riding boots. You really … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: Add a Little Edge

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Who says you have to be conservative all the time? Add a little edge to your look without going overboard. These fabulous loafers from Bakers are too cool! Or how about a purse? This would really jazz up a classic jeans and sweater, wouldn't it? Or what about a chain handle? On a handbag, … [Read more...]