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Country Music Awards Favorite

My favorite look last night at the Country Music Awards was Taylor Swift's.  She wore a strapless heavily sequined gold bodiced gown with a cream chiffon skirt by Reem Acra.  She was quite stunning.  But it was the accessories that were also just right. I loved the big dangly earrings with diamonds and pearls, bangle bracelet and ring, and her hair […]

I love H&M and Jimmy Choo

I don’t do commercials here.  But I cannot resist expressing the urge to splurge at the Jimmy Choo Collection for H & M.  It all begins (and probably will be sold out) November 14th.  The rules as to how and where to shop are on the H & M website.  I will miss the whole […]

Make Mine Big!

I really love earrings.  And I just cut my hair relatively short–for me.  (It is at my chin.)  I have always liked wearing earrings, and it is a jewelry accessory that doesn’t get in the way when I teach. This season has been even more fun than usual because the earrings are so big, with […]

I’ll Take Mustard Please!

I love color in fashion.  Sometimes I love it in monotones of all blue or all black or all red.  But more often I like subtle tones with a pop of color.  The pop of color I like best this season is mustard yellow. I love it used in a mustard yellow short military style pea […]

Homecoming Dance Fashion

What did you wear to your Homecoming Dance?  Was it semi-formal?  Or was it a casual dance in the school gym?  Both approaches work.  Both are fun.  But when you are planning a dance you should think about the students attending. This year has been financially difficult for everyone.  Most of my students who want […]

The Homecoming Assembly

I mentioned yesterday that last week was Homecoming Week at our school.  And everyone had a lot of fun.  One of the activities in which I participated was the Homecoming Assembly.  The Executive Board (student government students) chose a great theme.  It was Aladdin–the Disney movie.  And they used the music, made huge cut outs of […]