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

Notes of a Fashionista

Five on Friday Issue #3 May 6, 2022 “Iris, in the movies, we have leading ladies and we have the best friend. You, I can tell, are a leading lady, but for some reason, you’re behaving like the best friend.” The Holiday (2006)  Nancy Meyers One: Coastal Grandmother The coastal grandmother trend has gotten a lot… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Notes of a Fashionista

Welcome to my new weekly newsletter; Notes of a Fashionista. The Daily Skimm inspired this publication; I want to share a weekly trend report that can be read quickly. If you’d like to read more about the topics covered, there will be links. Some links will be to my blog, and some will be to… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista

Earth Day

April 22nd is Earth Day, which started in 1970. Read about its origin: https://www.earthday.org/history/. I try to take steps to help the Earth, but it can be hard to lead an environmentally friendly life. Here are some things you can do: One: Recycle and Reuse (bags, water bottles, etc.) Recycle: put out recyclable materials for… Continue reading Earth Day

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: stylish glasses

I’m going to take a break from highlighting winter clothing and focus on a necessary accessory: glasses. I am near sighted and have needed to wear contacts or glasses since high school. I mostly wear my contacts and only recently updated my glasses style (10 years later!) I choose a larger dark frame that you… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: stylish glasses

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: Best of 2013

I have enjoyed observing and writing about trends this past year for this weekly post . For the last Tuesday Trend Day of 2013 I would like to share my favorite trends of 2013 featured in my blog. I will continue to wear these trends in 2014. #10: Leopard Print #9: Chevron #8: Graphic Tees… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Best of 2013

Tuesday Trend Day: Holiday Sweaters

Christmas is in the air. Holiday lights, music, and decorations are all around. We are invited to holiday parties, participate in neighborhood strolls, and maybe even try out a holiday run. One timeless trend that works for all holiday activities is the holiday sweater. Some people call them ugly Christmas sweaters but I think there… Continue reading Tuesday Trend Day: Holiday Sweaters