A Few Thoughts on…

Stylish Stripes

I’m a big fan, personally, of stripes. They’re clean, they’re fun, they’re versatile, and anyone can wear them. Yes, it’s true! Many women shy away from stripes for fear they’ll make them look larger, but I say anyone can wear them. It’s all a matter of where, and what kind. Look at this collection of […]

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Me in lace

Anyone who knows me know that I’m definitely not a ‘lace’ girl. To me, and I suspect to many women, lace conjures up a sweet, romantic vibe. I love it on other people, but it’s never been a part of my style. “Dramatic” – yes. “Chic” – well, yes, I aim for that. But “feminine”…”sweet”…”romantic”…no, […]

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Flipboard

What’s that sound I hear? Oh – it’s the tick-tock of the clock. The biological clock…the countdown on my never-ending to-do list…the stack of reading material I can’t seem to get to…the projects half-finished.  You get the idea. Is yours ticking like mine? I do seem to feel the minutes passing by more quickly these […]

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denim shirt three ways

If you’re like me, you wear a lot of denim. Black denim, blue denim, white denim, colored denim. I love to mix it up with other things in my wardrobe, like my maxi-skirts and dresses, sheath dresses, and pencil skirts. It’s a perennially youthful staple in the wardrobe, especially when not paired with other denim, […]

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cleaning up

I admit I’m a little obsessed these days with cleaning up and purging since we just went through a major move two weeks ago. There’s something about touching every single thing that you own and making a ‘stay or go’ decision that inspires future good habits. (For more extensive thoughts on purging, my latest newsletter […]

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I was recently staying in San Francisco and shared an elevator with a woman who obviously loved animal print (as do I.) She looked like a business woman and was dressed in a leopard print skirt suit. Yes, leopard print all over. She had an outer coat that was also leopard print in a slightly […]

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I’m sure you’ve seen lots of comments, blogposts and articles about resolutions in the last couple of weeks – how to stick to them, alternatives to making resolutions, word-for-the-year, gratitude notes in a jar, and so forth. I’ve seen and read more than I can count – for some reason I’m drawn to these type […]

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