velvet kimono: 3 ways

today i wanted to feature my velvet kimono…i purchased this lovely a few years back…i loved the idea of having at least one for my fall/winter wardrobe…as most of my kimonos are worn in the spring/summer months…this one had everything i was looking for…velvet and beautiful fall colors… if you have been reading my blog […]

the color of the year for 2018…

every year…in december…we patiently wait for pantone to announce the color of the upcoming year…and this year for me…is a beauty… pantone says of this color: “A dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future. Complex and contemplative, Ultra Violet suggests […]

sneak(er) attack…

a sneaker at one time of my life was strictly reserved for working out…it was never considered a part of my wardrobe…in any shape or form…but then something magical happened…the shoe designers started making some beautiful sneakers…cute enough to pair with my outfits…my world changed… now don’t get me wrong…i am and always will love […]