New Navy Blazer. Now What?

“Everybody” knows that a classic navy blazer is a wardrobe must-have, right?  So I got one, then realized that the standard coordinates aren’t my style.  Khaki pants, camel trousers and…

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A Stroke of Jean-ius!

Tired of jeans and pants that don’t really fit?  Gap at the waist?  Too full thru the hips?  Never long enough? THERE IS AN ANSWER!

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The Perfect Blush-y Skin-tone Shell

I talk all the time about how a pale blush color — somewhere between peach and pink – is a deliciously flattering alternative for the bright white T-shirts that are…

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Restyling to Minimize Hips/Tummy

I introduced an August Challenge in our subscription online community:  Beat late-summer boredom by creating a new outfit each day, combining pieces you already own.  In the process I discovered…

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Up-leveling Meg’s Wardrobe

On a recent trip to the Boston area for a program, I squeezed in a visit to Meg’s stunning home – a stone barn she and her husband (both architects)…

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Warm Colors in Hot Weather?

How can I wear my deep warm colors in hot weather?  I get that question a lot this time of year, and the answer is simple.  It’s the fabrication, not…

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Bride-zilla? Mom-zilla?

With a 2-year backlog of weddings plus the newly-engaged crop, my inbox has been flooded with requests for help choosing  M-O-B and M-O-G dresses.  This mom was considering royal blue,…

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