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December 04, 2013
Hello Friends! How was your Thanksgiving weekend? Did you get to enjoy the Turkey with all of your favorite fixin's? Now that all the left overs are gone and we are into December, the countdown for Christmas is on. It feels like it's coming early this year because Thanksgiving was so late along with an early Hanukkah. Best wishes for everyone enjoying day 8 of this special holiday. Are you ready for Christmas? Silly question, right? Well I know that many of you are well organized and on top of things with your planning, but if any of you are...
November 25, 2013
Who's hungry? I say that smiling because I am so excited over the anticipation of Thanksgiving Day which is a mere two days away. Can you believe it? What are your plans? Are you cooking this year or going somewhere as a guest? Maybe you are going out to your favorite place that serves up a wonderful feast... Turkey or otherwise. We will be in New York City again this year to meet friends, watch the parade and enjoy the 'Big Apple' holiday energy. My tastebuds starting doing back flips last week when I was having my girls night. My...
October 25, 2013
What do you think about when planning your dressing for the day? Is is the weather? Is is comfort? Is it color driven? Or is it what mood you're in? I have shared many times that I am a mood dresser. Not that a rainy day won't have some influence, but it's really dictated mostly by how I feel that day. There is one other thing that I like as well... I like to make a statement. We all have that last moment that we look in the mirror before we leave and we want to have that little conversation...
October 16, 2013
What is your favorite thing about fall? Is it a late night bonfire, the gorgeous changing colors of the leaves, the wonderful cool temperatures, the fun of looking for the perfect pumpkin or all of the above? This is the most colorful time of the year. Dressing is fun for this season... it should be fun. We are all inspired by the gorgeous colors. No one enjoys the inspiration of color like Bob Mackie. If you love to soak up the muted tones of the fall Bob has the answer for you. Have you experienced Bob's Smart Denim line? If...
October 10, 2013
My question for today is, "What do I wear for a snazzy evening out that is spectacular, but not something that we've all seen before?" In a photo, here is my answer: This is Bob Mackie's knee length sequin skirt. I remember seeing this one for the first time in the New York design studio and being lost for words. I was over the moon with it. I thought, boy, Bob Mackie really knows how to keep it fresh. There is so much to love... first of all the use of the panels to give us a slimmer figure....