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Seeing Spots

Seeing Spots

Leopard print.  Love it or hate it, it has been around for a long time and it doesn’t seem to be going anywhere anytime soon.  I was wearing leopard print ballet flats yesterday with a black dress when a woman commented to me that she thinks leopard print is tacky.  While I agree that it … Continue reading

My Mom, The Style Icon

My Mom, The Style Icon

For those of you who are Lucky Magazine readers, you are probably familiar with the last page of every edition, “Right Then, Right Now–My Mom, The Style Icon”. Readers and celebrities alike send in a photograph of their mothers, accompanied by a brief description of their mother’s fashion style. There are always pictures of products … Continue reading

“Speedy” or “Audrey”?

“Speedy” or “Audrey”?

Do you have a particular handbag that has become your signature bag?  Perhaps you splurged on a big purchase and now this bag has become your favorite and you carry it with you always.  Maybe all of your handbags are big splurges, but you have one that you absolutely love more than the others. Jackie … Continue reading

The Duke and Duchess of New England

The Duke and Duchess of New England

Muffy Aldrich, the queen of all-things prep, first introduced me to Kiel James Patrick and Sarah Vickers last year through her blog, “The Daily Prep”. Muffy listed Kiel James Patrick as one of the quality “Preppy Companies on My Radar”.  I had never heard of Kiel James Patrick before, so I had to take a … Continue reading

Mint Condition

Mint Condition

Think of sipping mojito’s in South Beach… or savoring mint chip ice cream at the old-fashioned ice cream parlor… Spring’s hottest color is MINT.  Mint is cool and refreshing.  Some of my favorite designers have included the shade in their designs for Spring. I have picked out some of my favorites from Coach… Kate Spade… … Continue reading

The Devil’s Life

The Devil’s Life

Miranda Priestly from “Devil Wears Prada” is my all-time-favorite movie character.   I was ecstatic when I learned that Lauren Weisberger is working on writing a sequel to the “Devil Wears Prada”, called “Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns”, due out in June 2013.  Both Meryl Streep and Emily Blunt have said in recent interviews that … Continue reading

My Favorite Things 2012

My Favorite Things 2012

Ah, yes…it is at last that time of year…time to trim the tree, make some hot toddy’s, gather with friends…and pick out my top favorite things of 2012!!! In no particular order, here are my fifteen favorite things/ gift ideas.  I hope that you find them inspiring or at least worth checking out for someone … Continue reading

Louis’ Muse

Louis’ Muse

American model, Arizona Muse, is the new face of Louis Vuitton.  She first appeared in ads for LV in Spring 2012 and is now the center of the new launch for Fall 2012.  LV’s first-ever commercial appeared last week, featuring Muse.  Muse awakes in her bed in Paris.  Wrapped in lace-trimmed sheets, she holds a … Continue reading

Tips for Dressing like a Parisian

Tips for Dressing like a Parisian

This summer, I became obsessed with Parisian fashion style!  I read three books—Stuff Parisians Like: Discovering the Quoi in the Je Ne Sais Quoi by Olivier Magny,  Paris in Love by Eloisa James, and Parisian Chic: A Style Guide by Ines de la Fressange and Sophie Gachet. Each of these books had tips on helping … Continue reading

How to be a Hitchcock Blonde…

How to be a Hitchcock Blonde…

Grace, Tippi, Kim, and Eva Marie. These actresses were Alfred Hitchcock’s most famous leading ladies. There are two movies about Alfred Hitchcock currently under production and Hitchcock’s 1958 “Vertigo” just ousted “Citizen Kane” as #1 on BFI’s Best Movies of All Time List. With all of this renewed interest in Hitchcock, I thought it was … Continue reading