Notes of a Fashionista- Issue #4

Five on Friday May 13, 2022 “People waste their time pondering whether a glass is half empty or half full. Me, I just drink whatever’s in the glass.” — Sophia from The Golden Girls One: Fancy Grandmother and Coastal Chic Fancy Grandmother: The coastal grandmother trend is primarily about wearing neutral colors, but if you… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista- Issue #4

Coastal Chic a.k.a Resort Wear

After writing about the coastal grandmother, I’m ready to write about upgrading the neutral looks to a look I call coastal chic (or resort wear). There are things I like about the coastal grandmother look, but I prefer jazzing up my coastal styles with bright colors, big hats, and flowing garments. Coastal Chic, a.k.a, resort… Continue reading Coastal Chic a.k.a Resort Wear

Tuesday Trend Day: Spring coats and jackets

Spring is finally in the air! The temperatures are rising but thankfully not too high yet. The really cold days are gone. It is time to change out the closet and put away winter coats. What type of jacket do you wear in the spring? You might already own some nice spring jackets but in… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Spring coats and jackets

Saturday Street Style: New York City

When: Saturday February 8, 2014 Where: New York City I always enjoy visiting New York City. I’ve been there many times over the years usually with family and friends. This particular Saturday I decided to do some exploring on my own. I had three destinations in mind: Lincoln Center, the Central Park Zoo, and Dylan’s… Continue reading Saturday Street Style: New York City

Tuesday Trend Day: the winter parka

Another week and we are experiencing yet another polar vortex that has inspired my topic for today. Something to help you stay warm during this cold spell: the winter parka. There are a lot of winter coat options to help you stay warm. I have a down coat that is my go to item when… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: the winter parka

Tuesday Trend Day: Snow Boots

Another January cool snap and snow storm here in Boston inspired this trendy topic. You can definitely navigate through the snow piles with some fashionable foot wear. If there is ice and snow be sure to check the bottom of the boot for some extra traction. LL Bean (the classics) 1-Women’s Bean Boots by L.L.Bean,… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Snow Boots

Tuesday Trend Day: winter hats

Most of the country is in a deep freeze right now so I thought I should write about keeping your head warm in a stylish way. When it is really cold out my number one priority is to stay warm but there are ways to look good while you are trying to stay warm. This… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: winter hats

Tuesday Trend Day: Tis the season

Do you like to get into holiday spirit by wearing festive clothing? If so, this post is for you. If not, check it out you might find a piece that will change your opinion on festive accessories. I’m going to start with the men. If you have a dressy occasion or events why not add… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Tis the season

Tuesday Trend Day: Military Inspired Pieces

This past weekend I shopped at the Goodwill outlet as part of a blogger event. One of the pieces I purchased was a military style blazer. This blazer as well as Veteran’s Day has inspired this Tuesday Trend Day post. When you think military, you might think camouflage (a previous Tuesday Trend Day topic) but… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Military Inspired Pieces

Tuesday Trend Day: Mixing prints

I am a little behind with my posts this week so I’m going to mix things up this week. Tuesday Trend Day topic on Thursday: mixing prints. Flowers and stripes, leopard and zebra, plaid and polka dots; mix up those prints! Is the idea of mixing prints scary? Yes! Can you pull off this trend?… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Mixing prints