• Wear Your Heart On Your Sleeve, Or On Your Chest!

    Love is in the air and every store has their version of Valentine’s Day merchandise.  Big hearts, little hearts, hearts on the elbows, hearts on the chest.  It seems that this year hearts are definitely on trend. My sweater is from Loft and still in stock.  I bought mine a couple of weeks ago.  Use code Love for 40% off. Loft I like the half tuck with a thin sweater.  It gives the body shape and also provides the chance to show off a pattern with a stylish belt.  My skinny leopard needs replacing.  I’ve about worn it out.  I’m planning on ordering this one from Amazon.  I like that…

  • Lightweight Jacket At A Great Price

    “Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery”…do you agree? When I was very young and working in a bank, a fellow worker complimented my shoes and asked where I got them.  I told her and she went and bought a pair.  Later another co-worker told me she could not believe what the first lady did.  I was confused but she explained that it was such bad taste to copy what someone else was wearing, and especially to go out and buy the exact same thing. It’s funny that after all these years I still remember that.  I have never been offended by anyone asking where I bought something or even…

  • Do You Remember The Color Seasons from the Eighties?

    Do you remember “color seasons”?  If you were of age during the eighties, you probably remember one of the hottest questions around,  “What season are you?”  To not answer immediately brought on a deep analysis of the color of your hair, eyes and skin undertones.  You would be “color seasoned”  by your friends in no time. (There is a simplified sample wheel at bottom of post). I was definitely a winter in my younger days and I have to say; consulting that color wheel probably saved me from choosing truly unflattering colors.  I was not style savvy in my twenties or thirties.  I was birthing babies and raising babies (okay,…

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