Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday December 23, 2022 “A little ‘Bonjour’ goes a long way.” – Emily, Emily in Paris One: Cheesy Movie Update I wrote about cheesy Christmas movies on December 2nd and challenged myself to watch 25 cheesy movies by December 25th. When I started the challenge, I was going only to watch 2022 movies.… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday December 16, 2022 “This is the season when people of all faiths and cultures are pushing back against the planetary darkness. We string bulbs, ignite bonfires, and light candles. And we sing.” —Anita Diamant One: Holiday Traditions Last week I wrote about the December holidays; this week, I will write about traditions… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday December 9, 2022 “Of all the months of the year there is not a month one half so welcome to the young, or so full of happy associations, as the last month of the year.” – Charles Dickens One: December Holidays Can you name all the major holidays that occur in December with… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

December Holidays

Can you name all the major holidays that occur in December with the dates? Of course, everyone knows when Christmas happens, but what about Hanukkah, Kwanza, and Boxing Day? Here’s an article from Worldstrides with more information on December Holidays around the World. December Holidays to Celebrate: Hanukkah: December 18 – 26th December 18th is the… Continue reading December Holidays

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday November 11, 2022 “657 Boulevard is my job now, my life, my obsession, and now you are too, Brannock family. Welcome to the product of your greed.” — The Watcher One: The Outfits in The Watcher Netflix released the series The Watcher on October 13, 2022. A family moves into their dream home and… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday November 4, 2022 “Color! What a deep and mysterious language, the language of dreams.” — Paul Gauguin One: Monochrome outfits A monochrome outfit is a full dress combination (usually including headwear, purse, footwears, and other accessories) that uses only variations of a single color, usually differing only in lightness and darkness. Wikipedia… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday October 21, 2022 “I believe in dressing for the occasion. There’s a time for sweater, sneakers and Levis and a time for the full-dress jazz.” – Ginger Rogers One: Sweater Weather Time to get cozy in your favorite fall sweater. I will explore five basic sweater options for the fall season: Read about… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday October 14, 2022 “This is my costume. I’m a homicidal maniac. They look just like everyone else.” – Wednesday, The Addams Family (1991) One: Halloween Prep Witches, ghosts, and monsters, oh my! Things to do for Halloween: Read more in my Halloween post: https://lifestyleofafashionista.com/2022/10/13/halloween-prep/ Two: What to watch My fall TV list… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Birthday Celebrations

“We gon’ party like it’s your birthday. We gon’ sip Bacardi like it’s your birthday” 50 Cent How do you celebrate your birthday? Birthdays can be challenging for some people if you don’t like getting older. I want to celebrate another successful year around the sun. There are many options to choose from when planning… Continue reading Birthday Celebrations

Fall Traditions

Fall has arrived! Yay! Can you tell it’s my favorite season?? Things I love about the fall: fall activities, fall foods, fall weather (in the northeast), and wearing layers, boots, jackets, etc. I also love fall decor, I don’t have a yard to decorate, but I love seeing the different ways people decorate their homes… Continue reading Fall Traditions