• A Great Casual Weekend Look & A Peek At Valentine Sweaters

    I know, I know, it’s not the weekend yet. But it never hurts to think ahead.  Speaking of looking ahead, February is inching closer and I am working on a special blog featuring Valentines Day items.  Don’t miss it! Take your fall pieces and create fashionable winter outfits without having to purchase anything.  I would have never thought to pair this olive top under my patterned cardigan for winter if I had not been working on my recent “wear from your closet” posts. This outfit works well because the top is long sleeved and may be too warm worn together in the fall but both are needed in the winter. Why…

  • Seeing Stars…A Sweater and a Black Cardigan

    Do I look comfortable? Well, I am!  Which just proves that you can wear a super casual sweater and flats and still look stylish. I have worn this Calvin Klein cardigan countless times in the last few years.  It was bought on clearance and I have definitely gotten my money’s worth. Dress Barn Frye Boots have an understated look of quality.  Handcrafted and still at a price point I can afford (especially on sale).  This pair was a Christmas gift and I have already enjoyed them so much.  They are more comfortable each time I wear.  They were a little stiff the first wear but they softened quickly. Frye Melissa Boots…

  • How To Wear A Blanket Scarf & Style Skinnies w Short Booties

    I am so thankful for the past two weeks.  It has been a wonderful holiday season.  Back to school for teachers today but students will return Monday.  I love my students and my job but this winter vacation was certainly enjoyed.   Blanket scarves come in the prettiest colors but can be overpowering simply because of their size.  I prefer the front knotted approach.  As I have said before, I have neck issues that can trigger a massive headache if I’m not careful.  The less material I have at the base of my neck, the better. Also, being a teacher and moving around constantly means wearing a loose covering around…