Weekly Roundup: A Little Fancy

Here’s a short list of festive pieces that were winners on my clients, or just caught my eye. Sometimes adding one or two festive items to your style can change the landscape of your wardrobe.

Be Discerning About Fabric and Function

I recently ordered the three skirts in the collection below, but returned them because of fabric and function problems. Judging …

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Fab Finds: Boots, Beanies, Sweaters, Dresses

Retail stocks are better than I expected them to be, and some of these items are on sale. If you’re shopping for yourself or …

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Fashion News Roundup: November 2021

The first US state to ban the sale of fur, a renowned make-up brand launching skincare, and other style news that caught our attention …

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Beanie Style

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Nordstrom: Black Friday Sales Roundup

If you’re in the mood to shop, now is a good time. There are Black Friday Sales everywhere. Here’s a list of fab items at …

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Team Skirt or Team Pants

You are on Team Skirt if you prefer wearing skirts to pants, and vice versa. There’s no restriction on the types of skirts, and …

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Link Love: New Sustainable Materials

I’ve been following Fashionista’s “The Future of Sustainable Materials” series with interest: “As …

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Fab Finds: Scarves, Skincare, Knitwear

It’s six weeks until the end of the year, and I can barely believe it. Time flies faster each year, and the busier you are, the …

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A Horsey Wardrobe Capsule

As a child, teen, and young adult, ponies and horses were a big part of my life. I competed in dressage and showing, and was extremely …

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My Favourite Lip Balms

Twenty months into the global pandemic and I haven’t worn lipstick the entire time. I switched to lip balm, and I’m not …

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Link Love: The Beauty of Accessibility

Allure’s “The Beauty of Accessibility” series, in which they write about “inclusivity and representation for …

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Weekly Roundup: Assorted Items

If you’re looking for a great new puffer jacket or coat, this is the year to do it. Despite supply chain challenges, the …

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My Big Shopping Mistakes

I am extremely grateful for my wardrobe, and in a very happy place with my style. I love my stuff, look forward to putting on …

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Bad Item, Good Service

I recently replaced an old short puffer with a new packable orange one made of down. It ticked off all the boxes, fit perfectly, and …

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Aprons Are Fabulous

Nine years ago I suggested wearing an apron to save your clothes. It bears repeating, because cooking at home and doing all sorts of …

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Team Puffer or Team Other Outerwear

You are on Team Puffer if you prefer to wear puffer coats and jackets, or wear them most of the time. You are on Team Other Outerwear …

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Assorted Fab Finds

Supply chains continue to struggle, causing shortages and shipment delays almost everywhere. Yet I am pleasantly surprised by how good …

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