Tag: summer 2017 fashion

Back to the Basics with Black

Back to the Basics with Black

When did basic become a bad thing? I can’t remember what I was watching (maybe the Real Housewives?) but apparently you don’t want to be called basic. Being decidedly politically incorrect, I still call things basic all the time. Basic day, basic colors, basic outfit- […]

Shades of Grey: Jumping into Trends

Shades of Grey: Jumping into Trends

Disclaimer: you do not need a safeword when viewing this blog. See my first and second posts on this Shades of Grey series and don’t even think of saying the word 50. I’m going around and around the trends this summer and sampling a lot […]

Shades of Grey: Waiting on a Train

Shades of Grey: Waiting on a Train

Like the watch in this post? Click HERE to enter a Jord Watches Giveaway and win $100 to use on a beautiful wood watch.  No, I’m not talking 50 shades just about three or four and generally, when I say “no” I mean “NO” and […]

Instagram Summer 5×5 Recap

Instagram Summer 5×5 Recap

I had so much fun doing my first 5×5 challenge with my friend Carissa, that I decided to head to Instagram and team up with some of my favorite people to do another. This could be called the Target collection (they always get me when […]

How to Transform a Basic Dress with One Simple Trick 

How to Transform a Basic Dress with One Simple Trick 

There are so many fun trends this season and one of my favorites is stripes. Another favorite is breezy loose flowing dresses. Whether they’re babydoll waisted or A-line, I love the cozy feel of this design. But, sometimes you just want to give your look […]

On the Record: How to Wear This Season’s Hottest Fad

On the Record: How to Wear This Season’s Hottest Fad

Spoiler alert it’s a romper and surprise surprise because we talked about it earlier this week. Here’s an interesting idea though, you can wear one piece of clothing and accessorize to get a completely different vibe. I know there are people out there who don’t […]

On Trend: Romper Week

On Trend: Romper Week

I’ll admit, I’m late to the party on this one. It took me a minute to get on board with the one piece thing (I mean- public bathrooms- enough said). But, the more I saw them, the more they grew on me and here we […]

One Dress: Three Looks

One Dress: Three Looks

If you haven’t figured it out yet, I’m trying to be more conscious in my wardrobe selections. Choosing items that can be worn over and over but give a fresh look every time. That’s what I tried to do with this casual T-shirt swing dress […]

Everything’s Coming Up Roses

Everything’s Coming Up Roses

And buttercups and fashion. Now that we’ve said goodbye to May, it’s time to start looking ahead to what’s coming up in the summer fashion scene. And, I have one word for you: floral. There are several trends (that you can see me discuss soon […]