December 31, 2018

The Return of the Fanny Pack. Yes, Really.

Many years ago, probably more than 12 years ago — at least — I was walking the hallways of a show in New York with two of my friends who were the buyers for the former Old Town boutique Hysteria and we came upon a tiny little booth with great hair accessories. We started talking […]
January 4, 2019

Think Pink

People just don’t wear enough pink. That’s been my contention for many years and I won’t be dissuaded. I often hear people (even our beautiful model, Penelope) say they don’t look good in pink. I beg to differ. I think there is some shade of pink that will good on everyone. And is there a […]
February 1, 2019

The Denim You’ll Want To Wear This Spring

After having a clothing store for a bit more than two years now, I have learned a few things about women and their jeans. Most women have a very specific type of fit that they want and they really don’t want to venture far away from their favorite. I hear unfavorable opinions about boyfriend, skinny, […]
April 9, 2019

6 Ways To Style Jeans & a T-Shirt This Spring

Is there really anything better than jeans and a t-shirt? If I did a pie chart of what I actually wore most days that would clearly be the biggest wedge of the pie. Okay, that is a lie. I need to come totally clean: workout clothes would win. But still, a close second would be […]
April 29, 2019

We *Don’t* Wear Short Shorts. A Post for People Who Prefer Pants. Or Just Like Cute Pants.

I have written about this subject before, so if you are an avid reader, I hereby apologize for repeating myself. I learned something new a few years back when I opened the clothing store: there are people who will not wear shorts. Like, 100 percent will-not-wear-shorts-not-even-if-it-is-110-degrees-outside people. Most will wear skirts or dresses of some […]
May 17, 2019

How To Style the Not So Basics

I met Dr. Shara Posner years ago. By years, I mean about 15 years ago when I opened the store and she had just opened up her practice, Back to Health Center. She was shopping in our store (back when there was just one, and it was on Royal Street) and, well, we realized we […]
May 24, 2019

Stephanie Parkes in Work-to-Weekend Wear

Okay, so if you know Stephanie Parkes you know she always looks amazing. I know many of us know her because her dog, Tanner (follow him on Instagram at @golden_tannerpup). He actually is a dog model. However, I think it is time for someone to sign Stephanie on the dotted line. She has always been beautiful […]
May 29, 2019

Summer Sale! Here Are Five Looks To Get You Started

How is it that we are already announcing our summer sale? It just seems like only yesterday we needed to swap out our closets from winter to spring clothes. So why are we starting the sale so early? We know folks start to pack up and travel for the summer and we want to make […]
May 31, 2019

Daughter Styles Mother: Three Looks

As my daughter gets older, I realize she might be a little horrified by the way I dress. My sparkles, glitter, and animal prints I am sure used to be amusing. But nowadays, she might not like me to stand out so much. It would be interesting to see what she would like to actually […]