We all have a story to tell. Our personal style is one way we communicate who we are without saying a word. Our look may change with our moods, but certain elements of our style stay constant. Some of us gravitate towards tailored looks. Others to feminine or boho. And, still others to whimsical or eclectic. I lean towards tailored and feminine myself. I rarely pass up a structured blazer, beautiful lace dress or ruffled top, as my closet will attest. Our jewelry is the frosting we add to complete our look. It is key to creating a unique personal style and telling our story. And, who better to help us shape our style ...Read more.
Is it a kimono? Or a robe in disguise.... So comfy and boho chic at the same time, the kimono has been an especially haute look this summer and it's breezing on into fall. It's the perfect transitional layering piece that exudes glamour and romance as it billows around you in the breeze.... and, even better it offers coverage for tops or dresses that are on the skimpy (or tight fitting!) side. We can't get enough. Pair it with jeans, camis, shorts, skirts for even your go-to LBD to spice up your look. Here are a few of our favorite styles we found for under $150. (Three are under $50!) The Labor Day sales have us over ...Read more.
I've collected brooches since I was a teen. My grandmother's, my mom's, vintage, contemporary, sparkly gems, classic pearls -- I have a case full of them. So, when on my recent trip to Paris, I saw gorgeous brooches both alone and in clusters popping up on tweed jackets at Chanel, I got excited to pull out my stash and start playing. While the translucent Chanel flower is covetable, I have a few flowers that serve beautifully as an anchor brooch surrounded by a colorful pin and another metallic one. Three brooches clustered together in different shapes and sizes, but complementary materials and colors, is a fun way to ...Read more.