Feathering Fridays…a little wine

“…challis takes me back to the late ‘70’s when challis skirts, cowl neck pullovers, and high boots were the statement outfit du jour…”

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Feathering Fridays: Top 10

It’s time for a seasonal top 10 so here are my Fall faves (in no particular order): berry tones–plum, maroon, marsala, wine, bittersweet… deep shades of turquoise marries forest green black turtlenecks in sheer wools, cashmere, cotton blends, rayons boots, booties, bootlets… blacktaupecream..in every conceivable concoction long gloves tights layering with a purpose [I like […]

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Feathering Friday: do the mash one last time….

The final mashie of this post is a professional, classic look. In that spirit, this week my new spruce faux leather skirt [Ann Taylor] meets white silk blouse, black jacket [both past Ann Taylor purchases], black suede Anne Klein boots, and a necklace of my own design and making: This skirt is a keeper! And […]

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Wondrous Wednesdays: the Creative Cave part 2

When I last left you, I was mired in yarns and pictures and beads…oh my! I am still mired, but not in quicksand any longer. This last week afforded me time to sort through reams of magazine pictures which have systematically been sorted, trimmed, resorted and filed in appropriate categories: colors (by name); textures, prints, […]

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Feathering Friday: Is it almost Autumn?

The leaves on my walking path are turning red…really! August heralds Fall undercover–while the normal flora pop up in spades, a few sassy bushes try on their crimson. They do this to tease me I think… I am an Autumn junkie. Once we come to August, I am anxiously hanging around the mail box for […]

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Feathering Friday: All Fingers and Toes…

A short post on this July-finally-made-it’s-way-to-Wisconsin-hotter-than-Hades-day… A big Family Event this weekend: The wedding of my godson Dustin! Dress–almost done (hook and eye and a good pressing) Shoes and Purse–ready to slip on Jewelry–earrings need a quick reattachment of a bead (pics in a couple weeks!) Make-up– bronze eyes, rosy brown lip (Origins Lotus) Mani […]

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It’s Spring!…finally

It’s the first day of Spring in the Northern Hemisphere. Amen. To celebrate, I would like to share 10 random things that are jazzing me today: for the next 3 months, the sun  shines longer, brighter, warmer in all likelihood, the need to wear three or more layers of wool on a daily basis just to stay comfortable […]

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