On the Naughty List

These gifts are banned...from giving and receiving.  It's easy to pick up any magazine or watch any show featuring top gift picks. I'm gonna go a different way. Here's what NOT TO BUY FOR THOSE ON YOUR LIST . For your kids: 1.The Doggie Doo game. This "game"  says on the front of the box "Feed and [...]

Halloween inspired outfit

How to take a skull sweater from spooky.... to sophisticated. Do you dress up for Halloween? I generally don't. Even when I was little I just didn't love the costume part. But there is something about wearing a skull on your sweater that will make you feel like a total badass. In last week's post [...]

Are women born stylish?

Think back to when you were in school. Remember that one teacher, the one who felt class participation was oh so important? They usually said something like this on the first day of class: "Welcome students! I'd like to begin by going around the room and having you introduce yourself. Please tell us your name [...]

Step Away From The Mom Jeans…Fall Must Haves from Lisa Baldwin, owner of Chantilly Blue.

I had often thought it would be a fabulous idea if you could walk into a jean store and leave with a perfect fit in under a half hour, without any sweating or crying, or beating someone as you leave the fitting room. Enter Lisa Baldwin.  In the past I have referred to her as the Denim [...]

You’ve lost that summer feeling…

You’ve lost that summer feeling…

You know that time of year. It may still technically be summer but even if it the temp hits 98 degrees and Nick Lachey pops out for a reunion tour you are not wearing a sundress any more (and word is the boy banders are coming back... ) Summer is over. It is done. At least [...]

Crayola Style

Remember that scene in the Devil Wears Prada where Anne Hathaway's character Andy is schooled on the history of her cerulean blue sweater? You can watch it here on Hulu.com for a refresher. Sure Miranda was mean to Andy in her explanation but she was right. On a side note how amazing was Meryl Streep in that role?!? The birth and life cycle [...]