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February 13, 2012

Back in the Saddle

So the New Year’s Resolution is not going so well — the yoga pants have crept back into the daily attire and are taking over like kudzu. But it’s not too late to salvage the season, so I’m back in the saddle. We’ve had a mild winter in Northern Virginia and so it’s been easy […]
February 1, 2012

Seventh Annual Old Town Boutique District Warehouse Sale

In 2005 my friends and I at Hysteria started a little something called the Alexandria Warehouse Sale. There were seven stores that signed up and we had no idea what to expect. It was a hit from the start. We knew we had found a good idea when women were lined up in the cold […]
January 3, 2012

Day 2 ~ Back to work and going strong

January 2, 2012

Resolutions ~ Start Getting Dressed

Last year I was in New York hailing a cab found my self drawn to the roof-top ad on the taxi that pulled up. It was for Piperlime and it just had two sentences: “Yoga Pants are Not Pants.  Start Getting Dressed.” Whoa. Did that hit a nerve. Let’s be honest. I have 2 young […]
December 15, 2011

Elizabeth on Talk Live touting the power of glitter and bling for the holidays

[brightcove vid=1323843831001&exp3=180211731001&surl=http://c.brightcove.com/services&pubid=115485208001&pk=AQ~~,AAAAGuN0bcE~,rS1wzGXkRNnKZBuQ4FRjFM7e28yVdmek&w=486&h=412] Elizabeth Todd speaks on all things sparkly.  Check out the segment and find out how to add a little sparkle to your wardrobe this holiday season.
November 12, 2011

Tory

I have been meaning to start a blog for years. SO when I went to the recent Tory Burch opening and had my photo taken on the premise that I had a blog, I decided it was time to pull the trigger. Tory Burch is to me what Peyton Manning is to my husband. I […]
October 27, 2011

A Contradiction of Style

Do you ever have one of those moments when everything gets clear, just clicks in an instant? That happened to me last week. It hit me: style-wise, I am a contradiction. What I think I want and what I actually want aren’t the same…and it’s totally fine. First, a little back story. In 2003 I decided […]