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Take That Favorite Summer Skirt Into Fall

 I loved this color last summer.  It’s not really purple, and it’s not really pink.  It is just perfect.  So I hate to see it just sitting in my closet when it is still warm enough out to wear it today.  Knowing what colors will work for fall paired with this, fushia?, make it into […]

I Love This Spotty Ponyskin Belt from Topshop

If you are looking for a small addition to your look that is more like a small tweak than a huge change, try this cute little belt from  It is only $36, and can read like much more.  It is one of those items that can subtly be added to your look with jeans, […]

Even Long Hair Requires A Great Cut

Even though long hair seems to be “doing it’s own thing,” such is not usually the case.  Long hair requires a great haircut to get that natural look.  That means keeping long hair washed, and trimmed; and using the right products to give it enough body.  If you can’t afford to go to a salon […]

Two of My Favorite Things, Current Elliot and Shopbop!

My favorite less-than-dressy pants this fall are my Current Elliot cords.  They are really comfortable and look a bit less casual than jeans.  I can get away with wearing them to work, and they feel almost as comfy as pajamas!  I have two pairs.  One pair is a dark navy, and the other a dark […]

Rachel Rachel Roy

I think that Rachel Roy is a great designer.  I love her work!  Right now I find her clothes along with Calvin Klein Collection to be my favorites.  The garments are cut beautifully, and the simplicity helps their “shelf life.”Of course I cannot afford either designer really, so I keep my computer tuned in for […]

Oversized Is Comfy…Now the Styling…

Oversized tops and sweaters are a great choice this fall.  They are so comfortable!  But you need to be careful about your styling.  If you are trying an oversized top, keep it slim and simple with your other pieces.If you wear your top with pants, they need to be slim; and skirts should be of […]