Category Archives: Fashion

If You See A Dog in Green Plastic Booties

Inspired by the book “If You Give A Mouse A Cookie” and Dr. Suess If you see a dog wearing green plastic booties, You will stare and stare like it’s your most important duty. You will think, “Wow. They’re like mini shower caps. Look at that!”   SPLAT!!!   You will trip over a speed…

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2016 Election: Vote for the Hair!

Regardless of your choice of candidates, most people would agree the 2016 Presidential Election is unprecedented. The frontrunners defied all odds. The lack of political experience improved a candidate’s chances. Usually, discriminatory or inflammatory remarks would sink a candidate, but not this race. Young people are making a huge difference. As long as we are…

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PSA: Don’t Buy Cheap Mascara.

Don’t buy cheap mascara. If you do, you could look like Courtney Love from her 1993 album cover Live Through This, as pictured above. I was Courtney for Halloween one year. I did it up with an empty pill bottle in my pocket, tiarra,  smeared red lipstick and black eyes.  I bought some SUPER LASH mascara in a…

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My Closet Is Organized!

Dedicated to my friend Gina who suggested I take the Kondo challenge and blog about it.  Got a request? Drop an email.   I’ve been Kondo-ized. I applied the Japanese-way-of-tidying-up to my clothing, per the book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” by Maria Kondo. Unlike my first attempt, where I discovered my art of…

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Star Wars Fashion Throw-Down

In celebration of the next Star Wars movie opening, I bought t-shirts for the family.  My older son said, “Well, I’m not really that kind of Star Wars guy, but I can make it look cool.”   So, I got to thinking about having a Star Wars fashion face-off.  Now, here we are, on the…

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May The Force Be With You

There’s been an awakening…….. Have you felt it? In a Battle of the Heroes, two stylists face off in a true Duel of the Fates, with only one to come out on top.  Who WILL WEAR it Better?   TWO T-SHIRTS. TWO STYLISTS   OR   The LOOKS to be revealed this FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18th.  Vote on…

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Fashion Fridays: It’s a Wrap or a Poncho.

At last, it is permissible to wear a blanket in public and look cool, not goofy like a snuggie.  Ponchos are WAY in and if that seems constricting, a wrap will give you the flowiness without the coverage.  If you aren’t too sure about this one, pick a color or pattern in safe tone like black and…

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First Tux

Rites of passage for a teenager include acne, moodiness, heavy homework load, prom, driving, college essays, growing taller than the parents and probably more if you asked a teenager and they were honest. The one thing I did not expect to be a milestone, a first tux.   By first tux, I don’t mean renting…

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We Match: Hubby and Me

A long time ago, hubby and I matched up.  We found each other at college and have been together ever since.  Besides the lovey-dovey stuff, we match in other ways.  We dress alike. I know some couples do on purpose, wearing matching red sweaters or coats. A couple walks in my neighborhood wearing the same…

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Fashion Friday: Fur Fun

Might not be winter on the calendar but the temperatures sure say, “Baby it’s cold out.”  Faux fur is THE trend for staying warm.  Any kind of fur will do:  long, short, black, brown, white.  If it’s fur, you are hot in more ways than one.   Fear of fur?  A scarf or built in fur…

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