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does fashion still matter?

does fashion still matter in the new “normal”?  it’s hard to believe that in a matter of weeks, our conversations and concerns have shifted so dramatically and profoundly.  the things we were focused on in February are no longer top of mind—not even by a long shot.  as i go…

ease into spring with a few key pieces

are you ready to ease into spring with a few key pieces? yes, old man winter is soon to be replaced by all things spring. but dang if he doesn’t want to linger. it’s been cold and dreary in Athens the past few days, which has me missing those blue…

there’s no place like home | ruby red slippers

it’s travel month over here on the blog.  one of my favorite months.  we kicked things off yesterday with some tips and tricks for airport travel.  and today, i’m showcasing an outfit geared for traveling when it’s cooler outside.  i’m all about the color pop today.  and in that spirit,…

slow fashion | classic style | mlk day sales

happy Monday, ladies! i hope you are enjoying the long weekend.  there’s lots of talk this year about slow fashion—using the existing items in your closet. and classic style has always adhered to this principle: shop your closet for decades.  slow fashion if you’ve been reading the blog lately, you…

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…

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…