There will be blog posts six days a week while I'm in Paris - everything's all scheduled and ready to go! (no, I am NOT going to be writing while I'm on vacation...) You will know everything about my packing approach by the time I'm back in Chicago - at which time I will tell you every detail of our trip... ... View the Post
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If you've never visited the delectable French Needle, you should do so very soon... ... View the Post
Elegant, vibrant, with an immaculate gray bob. Very striking! ... View the Post
I know I've said this before, but if you're committed to wearing brown as a core neutral color, make sure that you've got your shopping plan well mapped-out and in hand at all times; brown is DIFFICULT to find! Be prepared to pick up your core items at any time, because truly beautiful, good-quality brown clothing does not grow on fashion trees... ... View the Post
This is rather the same idea as yesterday's core wardrobe, but think what happens if you have already built yesterday's eight items, and then you add on today's eight items... The options expand exponentially. Toss in a couple of items in a warm peach, a few things in a soft mossy green, and you're all set forever.
I have to put a note in here - I select the clothing in these wardrobes on the basis of their overall look, and the quality of the photograph. I am under NO illusion than most of us are going to go running out and replicate these wardrobes exactly as shown. Believe me, these looks can be adapted to pretty much any budget.
And if you're one of the true environmental heroines who patronizes thrift ... View the Post
Ashley in Switzerland, among many Anonymous requests, asked me for a wardrobe of warm hues. I've been working on a general "spring" wardrobe for a while so I thought I'd share this one with you. I hope you enjoy, and don't forget, if you have a specific wardrobe request, leave me a comment! I'm particularly enjoying the requests based on specific paintings or scarves - maybe someone has a beautiful piece of pottery or china upon which I could design something? It may take me a few weeks to fulfill your request, but I will definitely get to everybody! ... View the Post