For the sake of surviving the heat– on a journalist’s paycheck– it’s time to turn my few articles of hot weather clothing into multi-functional garments. Turns out, my favorite floral midi can be worn almost anywhere. That saves a couple bucks, yeah? I learned a few weeks ago that this floral midi skirt pairs perfectly with a striped blouse (c’mon, you know … Keep reading…

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There’s something about old school Americana that I adore. Give me a vintage-style denim jacket, a classic car and a bandanna in the hair any day of the (summertime) week. I can’t quite find a ’57 Chevy, but we do have a small fleet of Jeeps, and I’ve got a train case full of red lipstick. Close enough. The Fourth of July … Keep reading…

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Floral is great in the spring. Winter white is always a staple. Gem hues resurface in the fall. Americana is summer-ready. While I refuse to fully abide by those rules– uhm, gem colors are always my favorites, especially when in a floral– they’re some of the the tried-and-true trends. Another popular option? Safari-themed attire when the temperatures skyrocket, year after year. And … Keep reading…

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Allergy season knocked me square on my ass, but I’m back and ready to go. Every spare bit of energy has been used to survive prior, and fun, commitments– and I’m glad I drug myself out of the house. Let’s re-cap on the last amazing, busy, occasionally nap-filled handful of days, all spent at some amazing St. Louis hot spots. ALIVE Magazine … Keep reading…

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Forget dinner and a show– I’ll take film screenings and fashion any day. Earlier this week I was invited, along with other area bloggers and fashion professionals, to view an early showing of the new documentary Scatter My Ashes At Bergdorf’s at the Plaza Frontenac cinema. The flick. Scatter My Ashes At Bergdorf’s is a documentary film based around the concept that NYC’s … Keep reading…

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