Simple Summer Maternity Style

Let’s be clear: a fashionista, I am not. Most of my clothes are hand-me-downs from my mom and sister (both of whom are very fashionable), and I’m perfectly okay with just having a few outfits that I really love and feel good in. And truthfully, most days at home during the summer find me in […]

6 Steps to a Mix and Match Wardrobe

The following is a guest post Trina of TrinaHolden.com: Have you ever looked into a closet full of clothes and cried, “But I have nothing to wear!” I have. I used to spend hours rifling through my clothes, frustrated to the point of tears, struggling to understand my inability to create an outfit with so many […]

Holiday Nail Trends

The following post is from Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife: Tis the season . . . for parties and get togethers! Of course we all want to put our best foot forward when we are seeing friends and family we may only see once a year, and if you’re anything like me, you probably […]

Cobalt Blue for Fall

The following post is from Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife: I’m getting so excited for fall. Aren’t you? Cooler temperatures, fall leaves, school days, pumpkin picking . . . and cobalt blue! Yes, cobalt blue was one of the hottest color trends on the runway for fall 2012. It’s such an easy color to […]

Trend Watch: Dressy Shorts

The following post is from Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife: It’s all the rage. Dressy shorts. Yes, even with heels! Do you dare? I’ve been debating it for some time. I like the look. But it’s a bit out of my comfort zone. Not that I don’t wear shorts. I do — with tank […]

How to Layer Tank Tops

The following post is from Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife: layered tanks by jolynneshane Someone asked me recently if there is any rule with layering tank tops: do they need to be the same kind so the straps match up? I thought this would be a great post topic! Layering tank tops is a great way to […]

Fashion for the Fourth!

The following post is from Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife: For those of us here in the States, we are anticipating our biggest summer holiday next week — Independence Day! Most of us will be attending picnics, parades, fireworks and all sorts of festive social gatherings, and the biggest question after “what will we […]

What to Wear to the Pool

The following post is from Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife: Summertime is in full swing, and I find that I’m spending more days wearing swimwear than regular clothes. Of course just because you’re at the pool doesn’t mean you can’t be stylish! Here are a few pool outfits to inspire you. Chic Swim Style […]

Striped Totes {Seasonal Trend}

The following post is from Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife: I’m in love with striped totes this season. They are so fresh and fun and stylish — a great way to update any neutral outfit. This Striped Canvas Diamond Tote by Rebecca Minkoff is at the top of my list. I’d buy it in black, red […]

How to Wear Bow Blouses

This is a trend I did not latch onto quickly. In fact, I still am reluctant to commit, although I’m getting there. I remember when my mom wore bow blouses back in the late 70′s. When I first started seeing them pop up again a couple years ago, I said NO WAY JOSE! They conjured […]