Tartan Style

I have always loved the tartan and plaid style ever since I studied abroad in Edinburgh, Scotland.  I think it is the perfect fall palette,  refined and sophisticated but yet you can get very playful with the mixture of patterns. Below are some of my favorite tartan pieces.  Hope you enjoy them!...more

Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The month of October is the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, "a collaboration of national public service organizations, professional medical associations, and government agencies working together to promote breast cancer awareness, share information on the disease, and provide greater access to services."...more

It May Take Time, But With Time Comes Opportunity

 "And when Grey's Anatomy became a must-see TV and my entire life changed, I felt like it was the moment I had been waiting for my whole life; after all, I had spent three decades working toward it.  By then I had the character and the personal infrastructure to enjoy the incredible ride....more

Fall Makeup Wants

Here are some of my fall make-up wants .... ...more

Equestrian Style for Fall

I always love the polished look of professional horseback riders and polo players.  The skinny riding pants and high riding boots combined with a sweater and fitted blazer is just so  chic and sophisticated. I think equestrian style for this fall is the perfect clean and elegant statement....more

Saturday Home Favorites

I really love interior design, so I think I might start a day on my blog dedicated to all things home.  Perhaps call it Saturday Home Favorites ... what do you think?Below are some of my current favorite home items:...more

Blog Giveaway from Deconstruct the Girl: Vinyl Record Ice-Skater Tote from Flightless Bird Design

I love how social media has this great way to connect people that might not otherwise have connected. I also love how you can end up finding great designers and artists that you may never have seen if not for outlets such as twitter and Facebook. I had the good fortune of stumbling upon the darling etsy shop Flightless Bird Designs by Amanda Marucut. Amanda is a college student who started her shop on the side as an outlet for some of her artistic ambitions. All the listings of jewelry or accessories are designed and hand-crafted by Amanda....more

DIY: Time to Stop and Smell the Roses

Past & Present

Fall 2012 Fashion Colors

I love the fall season; love the layers of cothing admist the brisk air.  While summer weather is great, I must admit that I miss boots and blazers, leggins and velvet fabric.  Before the dredded winter, there is fall - the perfect season to explore trends and colors and get away with it before the layers become a little overwhelming in the winter months....more
Your selections are perfect to illustrate the new fall colors.  And I agree -- let's play with ...more