Coco Chanel…Elegance for Every Age

Coco Chanel…Elegance for Every Age

Today I am joining in with Jill and Adrienne as they pay a special tribute to Coco Chanel.  I have never owned anything authentic Chanel…not even the perfume.  But, I have been fascinated with her life and designs for years.  She is the queen of elegance and style…though a little hard on men! Lee Classic Fit Slimming…

Visiblity Questions and Winner Announced!

Visiblity Questions and Winner Announced!

When thinking about what to style for Visible Monday, sometimes the question becomes…exactly how visible do I want to be? I really like this outfit a lot.  I feel like a woman (to coin a cliché) and I feel beautiful in it.  But you might be surprised to also know that I probably would not…

Arsenic and Old Lace…And a Giveaway Too!

Arsenic and Old Lace…And a Giveaway Too!

Joni B jacket: Tuesday Morning Traveler’s Black Cami: Chicos Jana Kos Pencil Skirt Spanx Tights: Nordstroms Antonio Melani Shoes: Dillards   February….hearts…flowers…love…lace…It all seems to go together! So, a celebration of lace is a great way to begin this month as Jill and Adrienne planned. However, I have decided that there is a bit of arsenic…

Accentuate the Positives!

Accentuate the Positives!

Green Blouse:  Coldwater Creek Ellen Tracy Wool Jacket: Goodwill Tweed Skirt:  Lane Bryant Spanx Tights: Nordstroms Liz Claiborne Boots:  Marshalls I’ve already told you that I like the new ABC TV show The Revolution Tim Gunn’s segment of this show is called the Timtervention…where he swoops in and encourages women to look and feel their best. During…

Skirt Celebration and Shabby Apple Giveaway!

Skirt Celebration and Shabby Apple Giveaway!

  Today, we are celebrating skirts! Skirts have just returned to my life in the last year and are a statement of confidence for me personally! Confidence that I am not embarrassed by my legs or any part of my body! I also love separates… like skirts… because they stretch your wardrobe….you can do…

Boutique Shopping and the ABCs

Boutique Shopping and the ABCs

Today, I want to continue with the ABCs of Christmas Shopping….Avoid Big Crowds, that is, by supporting your local small businesses. This fun boutique is called a giftique…The Bless Your Heart Giftique at Sunset Ridge in San Antonio.  I really enjoyed visiting with the manager, Katy, about their jewelry, shoes, clothes, and fun atmosphere. Please…

Foundation #2 – Dressing with Class

Foundation #2 – Dressing with Class

Cardigan: Kohls Annalee & Hope Blouse: Marshalls Skirt: Jana Kos “A girl should be two things: Classy and fabulous.” – Coco Chanel When I think of the word classy….I think of timeless, sophisticated, elegant, simple, understated, effortless, chic and classic. Now, I know that some of you may consider classics as old fashioned and too…

Girly Girl Look #3 – Dresses!

Dress: Stein Mart Jacket: Old Navy Stockings & Flower Pin: Kohls Pearl Bracelet: Premiere Jewelry Pearl Necklace: Ann Taylor Loft “The dress must not hang on the body but follow its lines. It must accompany its wearer and when a woman smiles the dress must smile with her.” ~Madeleine Vionnet There is really nothing more…