It is COLD OUTSIDE YOU GUYS. Finally! It finally feels like autumn. In fact, it’s so cold I’m currently sitting next to a space heater while wearing multiple layers. Success! Unfortunately, another heat wave is set to hit St. Louis in a matter of days. What a tease! Looks like we have to keep playing with the transitional outfits until Mother Nature … Keep reading…

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I love Halloween. Our house is largely decorated in burnt colors, dark neutrals, and other fall-ready hues, but even so I like to add extra autumn touches as soon as it starts to get cold. Then, in October (or near October, as I didn’t quite make it that long this year) I decorate the inside and outside of the house for Halloween. … Keep reading…

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I think I’m addicted to pumpkins. Admitting it is the first step, right? Every time I see another adorable outdoor fall accessory I want it for our autumn porch. But can you blame me? Look how  great it came together! The spooky Halloween lights will go up soon, but it keeps raining and I’m not in the mood to deal with the … Keep reading…

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Some fashion ‘rules’ are practically universal. If you wear white after Labor Day, you’ll seem out of season. If you mix neutrals or patterns, you’re going to appear mismatched and messy. If you wear horizontal stripes on a wide part of your body, it will look astronomically huge. And that is why I knew I needed to put them on my already-wide … Keep reading…

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You don’t think about the importance of stylish outerwear until you need a coat and the only ones you can find do nothing but hide an otherwise exciting outfit. No? Just me? Since more is more, I like a jacket with pizzazz. Patterns! Details! Pockets! And I’ve been impatiently waiting for more chilly weather so I can wear this leopard topper again. … Keep reading…

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