You ever see a trend and said, “Oh that’s cute, but it’s not for me.” It happened to me maybe a year ago when culotte jumpsuits came on the scene. I saw a cute jumpsuit on Forever21.com , but when I went to the actual store to try it on, I was over it. I hated the fit on me. The jumpsuit was super cute, but not on me. So I figured this trend wasn’t for me. Now, fast forward to August of this year I’m perusing the clearance rack at Target and the cutest little jumpsuit starts to peek through. Continue Reading »
It’s the unofficial end to summer. Say so long to day parties and sitting pool side. It’s now time for football and everything pumpkin. But it appears the weather gawds didn’t get the message. It’s still hot down here in Alabama and I will not switch into fall mode until the temperatures make a drastic change. Until then, I’m dressing accordingly. So crop tops and cargos it is. . Continue Reading »
Do you ladies have a designated day of the week for date night? A time where you and your beau go out on the town for a romantic evening? I’m super single, but if I was spoken for I would want Friday to be my desired date night. For one, it’s my off day and I consider a nice date as a way to end the work week and the perfect start to the weekend.
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My closet is loaded with beautiful dresses, flirty skirts, tons of jeans, and my outerwear game is on lock. But I have two shirts. I always overlook blouses , tanks, and sweaters. Don’t get me wrong, I have my basic black and white tees, but not many stand alone tops. So I made it a shopping goal of mine to seek out fabulous tops. As soon As I set my goal in motion, I stumbled on the cutest tank ever.
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Matchy- Matchy is typically a fashion no-no, but Co-ords are still trending, big time. I’ll be honest, I was a little afraid of taking on this trend because you run the risk of looking like everyone else. Plus, it’s a bold move to wear a head-to-toe print, but some how I convinced myself to take on the trend and I’ve saying yes to matchy-matchy prints ever since. The print I find myself flirting with in a major way is pretty florals. Continue Reading »
Deciding what to wear is still a daunting task. Can you believe I had this same problem when I wore school uniforms? Pants or skirt? White or blue top? It’s no escaping it for me, but this summer things got a little easier. I developed a go-to- look that featured some of my favorites from the season. I call it my summer uniform. I’ve worn it HERE, HERE , and kinda sorta HERE. PLUS, there are countless more times that aren’t pictured.
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” Leather wearing in the summertime “
Any time I pull out a leather piece I instantly think of that scene from Waiting to Exhale, where Robin lets Troy have it outside of her apartment balcony. Troy was wearing leather in the dead of summer out in Arizona.
As that scene replays in my head I always ask myself will I look silly in this leather dress? Will you melt and die of heat exhaustion? And for a quick second I rethink my look, but after seeing just how fabulous I look in my leather dress all of the doubt goes out the window. As a certified fashionista, I’ve played with the leather enough times to know that you can still look chic and keep cool in leather during the warmer months. Continue Reading »
The 90s are having a serious moment. From hairstyles to fashion trends the decade is having a rebirth and guess who’s here for the fun trends? My jewelry box is already loaded with chokers. My closet is filled with baggy jeans, a few flannel shirts, and I recently took the overalls trend for a spin. All are fashion favorites from the 90s. Continue Reading »