“As far as style goes, I gravitate toward anything that is effortlessly chic. I don’t wanna look like I’m trying too hard.” ~ Eve Obsessed with separates It has been a looonggggg hot second since I did a What Do I Wear post and this one has been YEARS in the making. Okay I am being slightly dramatic, but I ….
“I’m pretty low-key; you’ll often find me in jeans, a T-shirt and sweatshirt.” ~ Olivia Wilde Sweatshirt Obsession I am the queen of sweatshirts. I admit to having a slight addiction obsession problem and my closet is a testament to that with bulging at the seams display of my varied collection. In fact ,while most people collect sunflowers and puppies…kidding ….
Be sure what you want and be sure about yourself. Fashion is not just beauty, it’s about good attitude. You have to believe in yourself and be strong. Adriana Lima Patterns Not to beat an already dead horse to death, (really horrible idiom) BUT as I have stated before, I really am not a fan of patterns. I prefer a ….
“Polka dots are fabulous.” ~ Yayoi Kusama Power of Polka Dots I am not a pattern gal. I typically shy away from them. The prints are to bold, and there is not enough versatility in my opinion. I like clothes that are essentially colorful blank spaces that I can accessorize to my hearts content. BUT. There is an exception to ….
“Just living is not enough… one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” ~ Hans Christian Andersen Spring Has Sprung Guys, I think finally, FINALLY, Spring is here! While I have been in a battle of epic proportions for all that is good and just to wear Summer dresses and espadrilles, over the evil that is Mother Nature and ….
“Holy darkness, blessed night, heaven’s answer hidden from our sight. As we await you, O God of silence, we embrace your holy night.” Happy Easter Everyone! I hope everyone is having an amazing Easter, and if you don’t celebrate an amazing weekend! Easter has always been one of my favorite holidays. It is a true celebration and melding of spring, ….
“I’ve said this so many times, but I keep coming back to this: Trends come and go. Own them and make them your own. If it doesn’t feel right, then don’t feel like you need to dress a certain way just to be trendy.” ~ Nina Garcia The Trend Move aside black. Move aside white. Move aside blush. The it ….
“Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things. I don’t feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn.” ~ Marilyn Monroe Fall Fashion Guys it finally FINALLY feels like Fall. (okay I am getting ahead of myself because it went back to the eighties this week, but beggars can not be choosers and I am definitely ….
“He who observes etiquette but objects to lying is like someone who dresses fashionably but wears no vest.” ~ Walter Benjamin Not the sweater vest! Before you gasp in horror and start lambasting me because oh. em. gee. Sweater vests? and asking if this is the nineties (according to designers yes yes it is) or just some seventies sitcom (that ….
Guys I am over, on, and beyond, cloud nine to be kick starting lifewithlilred’s Falling For Fall Guest Bloggers Series. I absolutely adore Sarah and am incredibly honored (yes I have said that a gazillion times already) that she asked me. If you have not checked out her blog…WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOU?!?!?! Joking, completely joking, BUT seriously please check her ….