Secret to Layering Without Looking Bulky

You’ve heard it before, “layer, layer, layer,” but how do you layer without looking and feeling like the Michelin man? Steer clear of chunky knits and stick with light layers!  Here are a few ideas and tips to get you started. (Feel free to adjust to your climate and “personal thermostat.”) Layering Casual Weekend Wear  Whether you’re holiday shopping, having a snowball fight with your kids or even going out for a casual bite with friends, you want to be cute and comfy. Start with a tank top or silk or micro-fiber base layer (top and bottom) for all three [..] read more

Thanksgiving 2020 Outfit Ideas

Thanksgiving, what? Already?! In my head it weeks from now, but according to the calendar, it’s only 2 weeks away. I’m kind of a last minute gal as much as I try not to be, but clearly I’m on it. Feeling a bit like a broken record, 2020 is just so different in so many ways. In addition to planning an outfit (and outfits for you here today,) I’m planning on starting the cooking a day early, too. It’s wondrous what all you can get done when you don’t have to commute! I’ve put together lots of outfit ideas for [..] read more

Shop Your Closet-Summer 2020 Edition

It’s been a really long time since I’ve done a shop your closet post, and since we may not be shopping as much as we used to (raised hand emoji), it’s long over due. You may or may not know, but I keep my clothes I love for a REALLY LONG TIME! I’m super picky about what actually makes it into my closet, so you can be sure I love the things that make the cut. Besides getting a good cost per wear out of my clothes, I feel like I’m helping the planet by wearing my clothes for a [..] read more

Make This HUGE Trend Work for You!

Luckily, this week has warmed up a bit, but I’ve learned after living most of my life in Colorado…it’s still winter, so it’s way too early to put the winter clothes away! Mornings are cold; mid-day is warm; and evening are cool again (you know…4 seasons in one day,) so we’ll just rely on layering mid-weight basics. As part of my 3 part series of 3 Ways to Freshen Up Your Winter Outfits, the second tip I have for you to get out of the mid-winter wardrobe doldrums is to mix and match prints.  Mixing prints has been a big [..] read more

3 Ways to Freshen Up Your Winter Outfits

Are you as sick of winter as I am?? In Colorado, we have been getting tons of snow…I mean I haven’t seen the grass in my front yard since October! Usually I get really sick of my winter clothes right about now, but this year I’ve been focusing on really mixing it up, so I feel like my wardrobe is looking much fresher this year. It’s so easy to get in a rut and wear the same sweater and pants uniform over and over, so today I’m starting a series called 3 Ways To Freshen Up Your Winter Outfits. And [..] read more