Wardrobe Workhorses

A wardrobe workhorse is an item of clothing, pair of shoes, or accessory that gets a LOT of wear. Workhorses can be simple and subtle, or bold statement pieces. They can be printed, solid, any colour, any fabric, old or new, classic or avant-garde or vintage, retro or trendy, pricey or inexpensive.

The NAS Is Here

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale opens to the public on July 20. Early access, available to Nordstrom card members, started today. The …

Your Spring and Summer Wild Cards

A wild card is an item that is atypical for your style persona, but that speaks to you in some way. Adding a wild card to your wardrobe …

Celebrating Diversity in Style

I turn 48 today and feel extremely blessed. I’m happy, healthy, loved, have dear friends, a wonderful family, the best husband, …

Link Love: The Summer of the Straw Hat

Last time we talked about sunscreen products, but hats are a great way to add an extra layer of sun protection. This time of the year …

Annual Make-Up Update

I love to wear a bit of make-up and do so daily. I find that it adds polish and definition to my physical features. That said, …

Fashion News Roundup: June 2018

A Nordstrom arts partnership, a Pierre Cardin documentary and other style news that caught our attention this month. Asos has pledged …

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Ten Fashion Fallacies

Fashion is still quite fickle, but it’s a lot less rigid than it used to be. We are living in an era that is accepting and …

Link Love: Sunnies for Summer 2018

Almost anything goes in fashion these days, but just like with clothes, there are sunglasses trends that stand out each year. Tiny …

Link Love: Sun Protection in 2018

The Environmental Working Group has released its sunscreen guide for 2018. Here is a rundown of the most notable category 1 products in …

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Five Good Reasons to Shop in Advance

I don’t believe in waiting before wearing. The reason you bought the item in the first place was to wear it, not to stare at it. …

Six Tips for Happy Spring & Summer Feet

The snow and ice is gone, the sun is out, and temperatures are up. That means showcasing your feet in sandals, mules, slides, and …

Fashion News Roundup: May 2018

A Grace Coddington talk show, a new fashion documentary, a J.Crew relaunch, and more news from the fashion trenches this month. Target …

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