Category: Shoes

The statement sleeves trend

Statement sleeves

There was a time when we were all looking for that statement shoe — I like to call them my “speak to me shoes.” — or even a statement bag. Today however, we are all about the statement sleeves — frilled, ruffled, bubbled, bishop…you name it! (Cue Shirley Caesar’s song HA!) Its quite fascinating actually.

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The Tailored Pants

Tailored Pants - Banana Republic Sloan

Growing up I used to read a lot of Danielle Steele novels. One story in particular  the heroine never wore jeans or even sneakers for that matter. She always wore tailored pants. If you know anything about Danielle Steele novels you know her characters were always classy, well educated and well traveled. I remember thinking

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The Making of a Chic Outfit

Chic outfit

Last week I went to New York and Co. I only went to purchase a gift card or so I thought. Who was I fooling though!?! The clothes were literally calling my name. Needless to say a little floral blouse happened to leave with me. [yes happened, don’t you judge me!!! LOL] I didn’t buy

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When sneakers fly: Nike Pegasus

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus

So somehow running evolved into a high jump – several high jumps actually. After all who can resist a flying leap over a fountain even if just figuratively — especially while wearing your Nike Air Zoom Pegasus and cute athletic wear? Added to that according to Greek mythology Pegasus was a winged stallion. So “flying”

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11 picks from the Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale

Soooooo it’s a long weekend. We all know this translates into at least a little bit (or a lot) of shopping especially if Nordstrom is having its half yearly sale!!! I’ve shared my top picks with you all under $50.00!!! You cannot beat that! These $28.00 jeans and that red tassel necklace are begging for

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Haute Step Hems and Holes: Jeans Today

Step hem jeans

Step hems and holes in jeans are a do! Recently however while skimming through instagram I saw a post of some really holey jeans with the step hem. I’m not talking ripped or frayed but huge holes – rat bitten almost. And they looked oh so haute!  I couldn’t help but ask myself when did

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THE SHOULDER BARING FASHION TREND

Off the shoulder fashion trend

The off the shoulder trend which highlights the femininity and delicate lines of the shoulder is alive and well. We can all thank Michelle Obama and her cold shoulder look for that! When I think of the shoulders though, I don’t think of delicate. I think of strength. There’s an old proverb which says “don’t

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No time for fashionably late

Sitting waiting for the train this week reminded me that God’s never ever fashionably late. Sometimes however, the wait is the hardest part of the journey. I’m so thankful though for the promise that “they that wait on the Lord, shall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary, and

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