How About a Raincoat?

You guys were so helpful last week with the purse thing, that I could use your help again! Jo-Lynne has commented on her personal site that she's longing for rain boots, and I think I am as well. (p.s., check out Melissa's Kamiks - so cute, right?) But of a higher priority for me? I need a … [Read more...]

Want Instant Chic? Add a Trench!

Seriously. You can practically get dressed with your eyes closed, throw on a trench and still look chic! Don't forget, trenches are an investment piece. Take the cost and divide it by 1,000 - the number of times you'll wear it in 10 years - and its practically free! Bargains: This one from … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: Spring Coats

A fabulous way to inject some energy into your spring wardrobe is to get a bright, lightweight coat for spring! A fun coat will add pop to your outfits and will be a staple in your wardrobe for years to come! I picked up this adorable purple coat at the Boden Warehouse sale a few weeks ago for … [Read more...]

fashion friday: brighten up a long winter

with a nice, BRIGHT coat! Adding a pop of color to your winter wardrobe with a bright coat is something you will not regret. Keep an eye on the sales and score a bright coat for next year! Some suggestions: This coat from ModCloth is fabulous! Some less expensive options include this ruffled pea … [Read more...]

Review: Serena Williams Signature Statement Collection

A few weeks ago I shared a few pieces from the Serena Williams Signature Statement Collection on And I got a chance to try out this adorable Fit and Flare Jacket: HOW CUTE IS THAT? It has such a fabulous cut - it looks like it will give just about anyone a curvy, feminine silhouette. … [Read more...]

under $50: winter coats

Coats by Charlotte RusseRaincoats & Trenchcoats by Charlotte Russe   … [Read more...]

the unexpected: great outerwear….from bjs!

**Giveaway is now closed! Congrats to our winner, Donna - comment #11!** I'm on somewhat of a weight-loss journey this year {could I sound less committed?} and so far, I've lost about 20 pounds. This is great for my heart and stuff, but pretty not-great for my closet. Y'see, I was just … [Read more...]

get the look: patagonia outerwear

Puffer jackets are always a favorite during winter in our house! They are so cute, but so warm and cozy. All three of my kids have them - and so does their mama!  Celebrity Baby Scoop caught Violet and Seraphina Affleck look darling in their matching pink Patagonia jackets. The sisters wear … [Read more...]

coats that look much more expensive then they are

This silk jacket by Seven for All Mankind is marked down to $99 (from $325) and is still available in all sizes: I love this pea coat so much that I bought it for winter! In RED! RAWR! And its so nice for being under $100 - fully lined and a flattering feminine cut. This one … [Read more...]