Feathering Fridays: What jazzes me in December…

Raindrops on Roses? Whiskers on kittens? Not so much, but here are some of my December favorite things: Ivory sweater dressing with gold chunky jewelry Cashmere…anything Jewel tones Paste jewelry [read costume] in jewel tones Faux fur collars and trims Boots…all shapes, heights, and heels Rhinestones and pearls, together Wine and burgundy tone lipstick and […]

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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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Feathering Friday: [Un] trending now…

I spent some time perusing style.com this morning. I enjoy playing the game of “guess the trends” as I page through the upcoming collections of some of my favorite designers and those whom I find unique. If you would indulge me, let me share my editorial observations: Fashion springs from the ground up, from art […]

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Falling…

We sit on the very edge of Autumn. The air is clean, crisp, scented with molding leaves and garden stock. The sumac surprises me along the bike path, reminding me that soon, color will explode across the fields, yards, and anywhere there is foliage. My black sweaters are ready to wear, along with my boots […]

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