Fashion

Here are all of my posts featuring my personal outfits and looks, plus style tips, and iconic women to inspire women over the age of 50 to be their most stylish self.

Soft Surroundings; #LiveSoft

It’s official! Friday, September 22 marks the first day of autumn and I’m easing into the new season with Soft Surroundings, a women’s clothing line offers stylish, luxurious, and comfortable women’s pieces for every size. Today, I am wearing an elegant silk convertible tunic top and cami and with white 5-pocket leggings from the brand.

Soft Surroundings; Live Soft

The clothing company is based in the mid-west. It’s headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri with  22 stores in malls across the United States. Soft Surroundings’ mission is to remind their customers to put themselves first. Their hope is, the better care you take of yourself, the more you’ll have to offer your friends and family. And it starts with getting dressed in clothing that makes you feel and look your best. 
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Top Shop Off-the-Shoulder Top; Hattie Carnegie

Wednesday makes the final dog day of summer.  We’re now moving into the time of the year when the September fashion magazines hit the newsstands. The brick and mortar retail stores begin to sell the new fall clothes. I should be writing about the fall 2017 trends (like velvet, statement sleeves red accents) but instead, […]

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White Cold Shoulder Dress With GoGo Boots

Are you ready for go-go boots this fall?  I know I am!   The warm temperatures of August shouldn’t limit our footwear to sandals. It is easy to slide into cooler weather with these polka dot snake print heeled go-go booties from ASOS. After I read Cherie James’s blog, Style Nudge’s, Shoe and Tell post on the white ankle […]

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Boy, do I have a question about fashion and appropriateness question for you!  Are tulle skirts still chic?  Am I too mature to rock tulle?  Can a woman of a certain age pull off the look of tulle (especially if she’s not a millennial)? Let’s be honest here.

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Birken Basket; Jane Birken Basket; Fishing Basket

Who knew carrying a fishing basket could be so chic?  The answer is Jane Birkin, the British actress and singer.  You know the mademoiselle of the ’70s with that certain je nais sais quoi.  Her last name inspired the eponymous Hermès Birken. I get it, Jane.  It makes sense to tote a functional bag to carry all our many necessities.  Not […]

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#NSale; Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Many brick and mortar stores are currently facing challenges to keep their business alive and growing. In the first six months of this year, retailers announced plans to close more than 5,300 stores. However, the Seattle-based department store Nordstrom doesn’t seem to have that problem. It’s the retailer’s biggest, most important sale of the year: the anniversary sale. […]

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