During this last week of November, I’ve been suggesting ways to show your holiday spirit this season. You can be chic with sparkle or sophisticated in your toned down greens and reds, but the holiday sweater is in a class of its own. But, unlike the other trends, you can’t take these styles beyond the […]Read more "All Wrapped Up, Holiday Sweater Style"
The trick [pun intended] is to combine a nontraditional orange [the 50%red + 50% yellow color] with black. Try a bright blood orange or subdued peachy tint to avoid looking like you’re ready to celebrate the holiday early. And a black backdrop with orange and other colors in its print always works. Imagine a black […]Read more "Un-Halloweeny Black n Orange"
Fall in Love: Chunky Ankle Boots by yeathatswright featuring wedge heelsRead more "Fall in Love: Chunky Ankle Boots"
At last, temperatures are finally cooling down and autumn is just a couple days away. I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for cuddle and bundling weather. Fall allows you to mix your cold weather pieces with transitional spring and summer items that are perfect for layering. Tweed is a great alternative to denim […]Read more "[Fall] Denim Alternative: Tweed!"
I used to have hounds tooth uniforms growing up and now that I’m an adult, I have a greater appreciation for its design. Bold, graphic prints like this make a statement and almost always bring a touch of class and refinement. I love when it’s over-sized and bold in black and white. It’s classic and […]Read more "I Keep on Fallin’"
Metallic is still in for the summer season, as are pastels, and I love their visual appeal when they’re coupled, especially with gold. The combination of hard and soft, shiny and subdued, look polished and pretty together. Metallic offers a hint of glam while still being a neutral and is easy to find in accessories, […]Read more "Looks I Love: Metallic w/ Pastel"
While the United States celebrates it’s independence, Toronto is gearing up for the 46th annual Caribana Toronto Festival. It’s North America’s largest festival and over a million tourists are expected to attend. I wish I was part of those million plus; it looks like a ton of delicious food, great fashion finds, beautiful music, eclectic […]Read more "Island Flavor: Caribana 2012"