Tennis Anyone?

The US Open is in full swing. This week’s schedule includes qualifying matches; the official play begins on August 29th. US Open Schedule (Cover photo credit: Photo by Pete Staples/USTA and photo caption: American Whitney Osuigwe defeated Mirjam Bjorklund of Sweden, 6-3, 6-6.) Serena Williams has announced that she will retire after this tournament. Read about her in… Continue reading Tennis Anyone?

Five Basic Pieces

The first day of fall is September 22, 2022. Fall is my favorite season. I love the cooler temperatures, the changing color of the leaves, and the cozy clothing items I wear on repeat. The few weeks leading up to the official start of fall can include some pleasant weather days in the northeast. I’ve… Continue reading Five Basic Pieces

Dressing for Summer Weddings

I love attending weddings, even with all the planning it takes to get ready. I’ve been to many fun weddings: two on a mountain top, one on a beach, and several in other beautiful venues. The dress code for these weddings has varied, but I’ve always found the perfect outfit. In addition, I enjoy the… Continue reading Dressing for Summer Weddings

Party Girl Chic and trends from the 80s/90s

Party girl chic: The makeup trend: Read about it: Get Your Glitter Out: Party-Girl Chic Is Back “In the ’90s and aughts, the “heroin chic” decades, seeing paparazzi photos of the likes of Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan with disheveled hair and makeup was generally expected. Teen girls grew up wanting to be Effy from Skins,… Continue reading Party Girl Chic and trends from the 80s/90s

Tuesday Trend Day: 90s trends

I’m sorry my Tuesday trend day posts have been MIA. I don’t have a good excuse. My day to day tasks and work got in the way. I’m going to make an effort to get back on schedule! Starting with today’s post about 90s trends. I came across this article that inspired today’s post: http://www.fabsugar.com/Fashion-Trends-From-90s-34636660… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: 90s trends

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

Saturday Street Style: South Shore Shopping

When: Saturday December 21, 2013 Where: South Shore (If you are not from Massachusetts there are two areas along the coast surrounding Boston, the North Shore and the South Shore. Typically people from Massachusetts visit or live in only one of the two areas.) This past Saturday I visited the South Shore and I learned… Continue reading Saturday Street Style: South Shore Shopping

Tuesday Trend Day: Burgundy

One of the fall trends I observed at the Nordstrom fashion show on Saturday was burgundy pieces. I thought I covered this color in a previous post but maybe I just did the research and never wrote the post! So I’m covering this color trend now. Ron Burgundy will be back in the theaters in… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Burgundy

Saturday Street Style: Simon Fashion Now at Burlington Mall

Boston fashion week finished up this past weekend and I ventured to the Burlington Mall to check out Nordstrom’s fashion show. Nordstrom is my favorite department store to shop in. Before heading to the mall I decided to cut my hair shorter. I’ve been looking at short hairstyles for the past month after I saw… Continue reading Saturday Street Style: Simon Fashion Now at Burlington Mall

Tuesday Trend Day: Cobalt Blue

Brighten up your fall wardrobe with one of the trendy colors of the fall: cobalt blue. The September issue of People Style Watch named cobalt blue #2 in the 10 fall must-haves list. Cobalt blue goes well with black; try one piece or create an all blue outfit. I found the color while shopping in… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Cobalt Blue