|I saw this scarf from the “W” collection and
I immediately could see an outfit of separates
from my closet in these colors. I could not
purchase the scarf, but I have the makings of a look!
I mentioned a couple of days ago that I am in the process of reading Tim Gunn’s book, Gunn’s Golden Rules: Life’s Little Lessons for Making It Work. Rule 5 is GET INSPIRED IF IT KILLS YOU!
Here are a few standout quotes:
“Dullness is of your own making.”
Season 7 designer, Emilio Sosa, seemed to lack inspiration and “in my book that is a cardinal sin.”
“I like the idea of always learning. Always. If you are not learning, what makes you want to get up in the morning?”
|I see a black skirt, with a smokey grey top, and a shimmering
In the past month, I have had at least three people ask me how I get inspiration for my style. That is a tough question to answer, because so many things inspire me. I might see an outfit in a movie, a book, a television show, a fashion magazine, architecture, a painting, another blog, a student, nature, music, interior décor, a mannequin….it is really difficult to list all the ways I am inspired.
|I love this photo from my driveway! I see a tweed
skirt, with a vibrant red blouse, and green jacket or
cardigan to top!