The Edit: Wardrobe Staples

The Edit: Wardrobe Staples

As much fun as it is to go out and by the latest and greatest in over-the-top fashion, the older I get, the more I gravitate toward classic well-made pieces that I can wear… and wear… and wear. I choose pieces that can be mixed and matched, styled up or down, and make any ensemble […]

Taking my new boots on a coffee run!

Taking my new boots on a coffee run!

Hi all, Happy Wednesday! So today Jimmy ran home after golf to hang out with me and grab a coffee – so naturally, I had to spruce myself up a little from my gym clothes I’d had on while couch surfing… yeah… glamorous, I know!! I threw on my new favorite pair of shoes (my […]

My fall beauty essentials

My fall beauty essentials

As the weather turns cooler, and dryer… I have to adjust my beauty routine a bit.  I focus on exfoliation and hydration… nothing looks worse than dull dry skin! Here are a few of my picks for keeping your skin look fresh, rejuvenated and healthy this season as well as some of my favorite color […]

Happiness

Happiness

I’ll ask your forgiveness early; I’m going to get a bit philosophical here. Someone recently challenged my values, asserting that everything that I enjoy, that I write, that from which I derive happiness… were meaningless.  Yes, I love fashion and all that it entails: expensive bags, shoes, jackets, furs, excess, glamor… all of it.  I […]

The Edit: Perfect Sweaters

The Edit: Perfect Sweaters

  Club Monaco Marianna sweater, here | Zara embellished shoulder sweater, here | Zara sweater with taux leather sleeves, here The first time you break out your sweaters for fall is similar to the first time you pull out the shorts/tanks/sandals for summer. There is this fabulous anticipation for the season ahead and all of […]

Gucci cosmetics!

Gucci cosmetics!

Being the beauty geek that I am, I get super stoked about new designer lines launching.  In recent years the bar for new luxe beauty brands has been steadily being raised (think Dolce and Gabbana and Tom Ford). I have been anxiously awaiting the new Gucci launch to see how they would stack up against […]