Category Archives: Daily outfits

Falling in Love with the ’40s

I’ve been inspired by the 1940’s and apparently I’m not alone.  I came across this window at a Max Mara store in Piacenza last month and was so taken with the image that I had to snap a photo.  The … Continue reading

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You Can’t Go Wrong With the Classics

This is a basic denim shirtdress from The Gap that I love so much because I can easily switch up my accessories to make it work for almost any occasion. With brightly colored sandals for brunch on the weekend:  With … Continue reading

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Better Late Than Never – Colored Denim

I’m nothing if not persistent. All summer I’ve searched for the right pair of brightly hued jeans – a big trend this year.  I tried on countless pairs of yellow, blue, orange and green denim in an assortment of styles: … Continue reading

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Wearing White Before Labor Day

I’ve written before about the whole no-white-after-Labor-Day “rule” and I do sincerely believe it’s a BS rule in this day and time….BUT, I also do sincerely feel as if my time with white pants will come to a close after … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Trend: Menswear

One of the trends for Fall/Winter 2012 is menswear.  I’ve always liked menswear touches in women’s fashions and, occasionally, I dabble in the look myself.  These wide-leg, navy Anne Taylor trousers are definitely inspired by menswear yet they’re so elegant.  … Continue reading

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Style on a Budget

I have a dear friend who’s also in the HR biz and works for a small company here in Austin.  This friend and I regularly get together for wine & catch up and to complain about the employees we have … Continue reading

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The Deals Just Keep Coming…!

Even though I just told Carrie last week that I should be more dignified about finding great deals…. $20!! This lovely dress is proof that it sometimes pays to sign up for store emails.  My favorite Austin boutique, Langford Market, … Continue reading

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