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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

Royal Baby Shopping

Royal Baby Shopping

There was a lot of discussion recently about whether or not the Duchess of Cambridge…a.k.a. Kate Middleton, would have a baby shower.  It is royal tradition to not have a baby shower, so it does seem unlikely.  However, with her sister, Pippa, being a party planner, rumors have been buzzing that a royal shower is … 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

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

Which is your favorite Jackie look?

Which is your favorite Jackie look?

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is the biggest style icon of the 20th Century.  Over the years, Jackie’s styles changed as her life changed. Jackie spent 7 years living in Georgetown after she married JFK.  The film “Roman Holiday” had just premiered, starring Audrey Hepburn.  Jackie cut her hair very short, just as Audrey’s hair is cut … Continue reading