May Monthly Archives

Color of the Week – Flame

This red-based orange is lively and gregarious. It adds fiery heat to the Spring 2017 palette. A vibrant and luscious color that is sure to turn heads paired with an equally loud Lapis Blue or primrose yellow for a tequila sunrise visual. Another perfect styling choice is Pink Yarrow.   Ted Baker Top Finders Keepers Shorts Melissa Footwear Sandal ASOS White Dress Gucci Mini Chain …

Color of the Week – Greenery

Greenery, a zesty yellow-green shade symbolizes new beginnings because it represents the first beautiful days of Spring when nature’s green revive, restore and renew. A color of Prosperity. This color is simply rich and energizing. David Yurman Semiprecious Stone Bracelet  Ultra Chic Short Dress Topshop Camisole Tivoli Audio Albergo Speaker Radio Gianvito Rossi Fringe-Trimmed Sandals Kate Spade Cuff J.W. Anderson Drop Earrings Butter London Grenery …

Color Scheme – Hazelnut + Kale

Have I mentioned before that I dislike taking pictures? I wish I can put someone else in these clothes while I do the writing. But what is a girl to do? I have to be SMC’s model for now. But I have to give a shout out to Jonathan, my amazing photographer who puts up with my stinking attitude. LOL! Hazelnut was last week’s color. …

16 Favorite Looks from Valentino SS17 Couture

If I ever get stuck on an Island with one piece of clothing, I hope it would be a long, flowy, pleated gown.  Why not get stuck like an Egyptian queen? A design from Valentino’s Spring/Summer 2017 Couture collection will be just fine. Have you seen the designs? One word to describe to describe these body candies will be dreamy, sexy, feminine, elegant.  Okay, those are …

Weekly Find – Gap Saddle Crossbody Bag

A faux leather bag that feels and looks real. The inside is lined with suede but has a roughness that makes it look like leather. Not only is it nicely made, the detail on the front of the bag makes it look expensive. The bag comes in three colors: Cognac, Grey and Navy. It also comes in a smaller size that comes in six colors. …

Color of the Week – Island Paradise

This timeless and tranquil shade is a light blue color with green tones. It is a turquoise that reminds me of Tiffany blue but with a less green undertone. This shade guaranteed to calm a nerve.  What a pure emotionally soothing color. Professional Core Makeup Brush Dean Davidson Earrings LE3NO Shirt Jean Michel Cazabat Sandals ISSA Skirt Puma Sneakers Racil Trousers Sophie Hulme Bag Boutique …

Fabulous at Every Age in Sheer Socks

Socks are my favorite accessories to wear. I am always excited to find them on sale at Nordstrom especially the patterned ones. I usually prefer them in chunky knits, ankle length or over the knee which means they get boxed up after winter and never to be seen in Spring and Summer. For Spring and Summer, sheer ankle socks are a girl’s go to accessory …