Archive of posts filed under the Tattoo category.

Temporary Tattoos for Halloween?

     I am not a fan of tattoos.  I have never made any kind of personal fashion statement that has lasted even two years, much less for life!  So the temporary tattoos that many designers showed at  Fashion Week are right up my alley. This season’s tattoos come in many varieties from goth to contemporary.  […]

It was a very nice day…

I had a great day today.  It was one of those days when you look in the mirror you are glad that you are a teacher.  And the most interesting thing about it is that there was nothing BIG that defined the day.  It was just a very nice day. Students studied.  They shared stories […]

What’s Your Red Carpet Style?

Fashion can be fun!?!  Sound crazy?  Who doesn’t love watching “Project Runway?”  Well, looking at the latest styles in shoes, hair, make up, and dresses can be a game.  Star gazing as your favorite celebrities walk down the red carpet, showing off the latest couture gowns can seem like a competition of Olympic proportions.  Unlike the celebrities, it is […]

January’s Emmy Fashion in September

My other favorite look from the Sunday Emmy broadcast was the white Versace gown worn by Mad Men’s January Jones. It had sequins, cut-outs, flowing skirt, great lines, everything to stand out in an evening of stand-outs. January was smart and kept accessories and hairstyle minimalist so as not to compete with her dress. It […]

My Favorite Emmy Hit!

I loved a lot of the gowns worn at the Emmy Awards Sunday night.  There was a lot of variety, but the one that suited the evening best was a maroon Monique Lhuillier worn by Mila Kunis.  It was a soft layered tulle, ankle lenth, and dressy enough for the evening, or breezy enough for […]

Summer’s Favorite New Shopping Spot!

I don’t do a lot of shopping in the summer.  I am a ten month a year teacher which means I get paid ten months rather than twelve months a year.  I budget for the necessities for the other two months, and try to keep extra expenses to a minimum.  So clothes shopping has to […]