Posts Tagged: fall

October 19, 2012

A pair of socks, oxford shoes, and a vintage pin found at a resale shop make it clear I know myself.

A pair of socks, oxford shoes, and a vintage pin found at a resale shop make it clear I know myself.

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October 18, 2012

Of course pearls are lovely but strands of strong colors (with a crisp white shirt!) are de trop.

Of course pearls are lovely but strands of strong colors (with a crisp white shirt!) are de trop.

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October 17, 2012

Today's "narrative" is dressing in a slightly boyish manner then messing with your head with the bow on my head.

Today’s “narrative” is dressing in a slightly boyish manner then messing with your head with the bow on my head.

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October 16, 2012

Do you realize how frumpy this jacket would look with long sleeves? Eureka: I'm taking all my old jackets to the tailor and asking him to shorten the sleeves!

Do you realize how frumpy this jacket would look with long sleeves? Eureka: I’m taking all my old jackets to the tailor and asking him to shorten the sleeves!

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October 15, 2012

Slouch chic is far more interesting than stuffing your body into a girdle. (Not that I haven't tried Spanx.)

Slouch chic is far more interesting than stuffing your body into a girdle. (Not that I haven’t tried Spanx.)

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October 12, 2012

I've been collecting vintage bakelite bangles for over 30 years. I like when you pile on bracelets and make them a statement.

I’ve been collecting vintage bakelite bangles for over 30 years. I like when you pile on bracelets and make them a statement.

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October 10, 2012

I do not understand America's fascination with the Kardashian sisters' style. Obviously.

I do not understand America’s fascination with the Kardashian sisters’ style. Obviously.

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October 9, 2012

In my former life I went to a Jesuit high school, mastered Latin, and wore a tie everyday.

In my former life I went to a Jesuit high school, mastered Latin, and wore a tie everyday.

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October 8, 2012

A mandatory essential of being fabulous: Being with-it. Knowing stuff. Engaged with life. Great observational skills. Ace Photographer Chris Jorda sent me up a flight of stairs ("Vertigo") then went out and hired "The Birds" to rock the shot. Watch out world! Chris is de trop!

A mandatory essential of being fabulous: Being with-it. Knowing stuff. Engaged with life. Great observational skills. Ace Photographer Chris Jorda sent me up a flight of stairs (“Vertigo”) then went out and hired “The Birds” to rock the shot. Watch out world! Chris is de trop!

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October 5, 2012

A perfect example of a "coup de foudre" or lightning strikes! The designer: BK Phillips of L.A. The vest: constructed of vintage military gear. The woman wearing the vest: having a blast being wacky.

A perfect example of a “coup de foudre” or lightning strikes! The designer: BK Phillips of L.A. The vest: constructed of vintage military gear. The woman wearing the vest: having a blast being wacky.

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