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How I Wore It: Bells and Tees

I love many looks of times past, but bell bottom, or “flare” jeans has never been one of them.  Something about the flare bottom is just not appealing to me, especially since I’m not much taller than 5’4. But as with all things, there’s no hurt in trying something new so when I saw these… Read More...

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Single Mother Style 2

Every day I look at my daughter and the thought that comes to mind is, “wow, I’m her mom.” It’s almost like an outer-body experience for me to really grasp the fact that I brought someone else into this world, with God’s permission of course, especially when most of the time I have no idea… Read More...

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The Interpretation of Met Gala 2016

The Metropolitan Museum of Arts Costume Institute’s benefit gala is one of my favorite fashion events of the year. The Met Gala is different than most red carpet events because it actually has a theme that varies from year to year. How celebrities and other really rich attendees interpret the theme through their style, or the style… Read More...

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April Showers

April Showers…  This April has stood up to its stereotypical weather pattern by providing us with lots of raindrops in the first half of the month. April showers bring May flowers, but in the midst of dodging raindrops, well nurtured flowers aren’t the first thing that come to mind! This is even more true when… Read More...

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Back out to Spring

Back out to Spring…with a little DIY April here in DC has not been exactly the warmest of weather. Actually it’s been rather chilly which puts me and my wardrobe in a space between warm and cold. As a cold-natured person, it’s hard for me to figure out what to do on days that have… Read More...

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Spring Clean

Spring Clean The House, the Closet, and the Dream! There’s something refreshing about the oncoming of Spring, the longer days, fresh air, and in the Washington, DC area, the full bloom of Cherry Blossoms skirting along the Potomac. I think it’s the “refreshing” feel that Spring brings that makes us smile a little more than… Read More...

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Work Wear Warm!

Cold weather can be so hard on your skin, your hair…and your work wear cuteness. It’s quite a challenge to wear work clothes on extremely cold days when it would be much more conventional to throw on a pair of jeans, Uggs and a sweatshirt. Couple the cold with an outdoors public transportation commute…and you’re… Read More...