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new year, new you, and a new pair of denim

it’s january, ladies, out with the old and with the new. at least a new pair of denim or two.  new denim for the new year as it were.  today, i’m partnering with JCPenney on YouTube and Instagram, but i didn’t want my blog readers to miss out on three…

winter white | Ann Taylor

winter white it’s always a good day when i partner with Ann Taylor. love, love, love all the basics with a twist this brand carries. and come January winter white is a must-have wardrobe staple. there’s lots to love about this classic color. it’s soft, it’s flattering, and it goes…

how to wear a sweater dress

hello, winter! it’s a balmy 48 degrees in Athens today. New York woke up to 40 degrees, but Minneapolis takes the cake with a brisk 36. when the going gets tough, the tough reach for winter essentials. for me, that’s a cashmere turtleneck dress from Everlane. today, we’re going to…

the decade in review | favorite outfits 2019

we’re continuing (and ending) with our final installment of my top outfit picks of the decade.  today, we’re bringing you a yearly retrospective:  the top outfits for women over 50 in 2019.  2019 was a quite the year:  so many highs, and equally many lows.  as some of you might…

a black dress to ring in the new decade

we’re featuring our new year’s black dress today on the blog.  it’s been a holiday themed week here, and our first true collection of winter outfits.  if there’s one piece of formal wear you’re going to want to have during the holiday season, well, it comes at no surprise:  a…

overcoats, sweaters, and wide-leg pants

how to dress stylishly during the holidays?  that’s our theme for this week. each day, we’re focusing on a different holiday.  specifically, i’m giving you fashion ideas as well as decorating tips and tricks. yesterday, i modeled my first true winter outfit. it was all about cashmere, cashmere, and more…