Au Revoir, Radiant Orchid... and Bonjour, Marsala! As we enter a new year it's time to welcome the new color of the year, as anointed by color-picking powerhouse Pantone. Every year they are responsible for choosing the reigning hue and this year Pantone has chosen Marsala, a reddish-brown wine color. The first thing that springs to our mind is a delicious plate of Chicken Marsala and a robust Malbec wine. Yum. While Marsala may not be as vibrant as its purple-pink predecessor, it is a sophisticated shade that is the perfect choice for a professional environment and pairs beautifully with so many colors, from ...Read more.
We know most of our MSL readers have been impacted in one way or another by breast cancer, whether it's been you personally, a family member, friend or acquaintance that's dealt with the disease. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and one way you can support the cause, in addition to donating or participating in Race for the Cure in your area, is by wearing pink and purchasing products that give a portion of sales to breast cancer charities. ...Read more.
Chambray is denim's dressy cousin and can easily be worn to the office. While it works in many climates year-round, it is lighter weight than traditional denim so is perfect for summer. Chambray is also ideal for weekend wear -- just style it more casually with sandals and a fedora and you are festival-ready! Here are some pieces we found that are polished enough for the office and how we took a chambray dress from work to the weekend. ...Read more.