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Spring Fashion Trends 2012

March Spring Fashion Trends are in the Air
Say “sayonara” to winter my friends and “how you doin’?” to spring. Time to exfoliate and break out the self-tanner, wipe the cobwebs from your sneakers and shove those Uggs to the back of the closet.  This month I’m here to debrief you on springtime prints.  Need an excuse […]

Three New Clothing Lines for Women

Look What I Found: Three New Clothing Lines!
At times it’s hard to come up with new resources for clothing — we tend to have our favorites that we return to again and again, but I hope that these three that I’ve recently discovered are new to you as well!
Jolie and Elizabeth

Designed and crafted in New […]

Spring Fashion Trend Alert

Spring I. 2012 Trend Alert
Happy 2012 dear readers.  We’ve combined January and Februarys’ post to give you more bang for your buck. This month(s) fashion foray is all about color.  We’re breaking down the trendiest hues right here for you.  Or if you wanna talk like a ‘wise guy’, we’re breaking down the hues for you’s […]

10 Top Food Trends for 2012

Ten Top Food Trends for 2012!
Identifying the food trends for the year ahead is a terrifically fun and challenging task!  Every source under the sun has its own opinion on the topic and communality across lists is unusual.  With a bit of editing, combined with my own thoughts about food, here goes!

Scotch Eggs:  previously a […]

Conversation Heart History

Tip of the Week – Conversation Heart History
Sweetheart’s Conversation Hearts candies are almost synonymous with Valentine’s Day!  As for me, I’ve made refrigerator magnet frames out of the boxes, filled glass urns with hundreds of these colorful hearts to hold pillar candles and used the candies as invitations to a coffee party at my house!
While […]

Meet Tangerine Tango

Tip of the Week:  Meet Tangerine Tango!
A new year brings many things, including the announcement of the color of the year from the Pantone Institute.  The 2011 selection was Honeysuckle, which “encouraged us to face everyday troubles with verve and vigor.”  And for 2012 the color is a bright and cheery Tangerine Tango!
It’s hoped that […]

Mini Trend {Peacock Feathers}

Mini Trend:  Peacock Feathers!
Rich, jewel toned peacock feathers are currently adorning clothing, home accessories and jewelry, as well as inspiring other products with their warm color palette.  Peacock feathers are a great motif for adding instant style to your look or the look of your home!  Have you noticed this trend too?
 For You 

A Great Tote:  […]

Mini Fashion Trend {Infinity Scarves}

Mini Fashion Trend:  Infinity Scarves!
New in the world of fashion accessories, infinity scarves offer the perfect finishing touch to any outfit!  These scarves are cozy, stylish and best of all, super easy to wear – no need to wrap, tie or knot!  Just pull on and go!
 These scarves are available in a wide range of […]

Holiday Party Dresses

Choosing the Best Style Holiday Party Dress
December Destination: Party Dress Nation
I love a LBD as much as the next gal, but when it comes down to it, color is the new black.  Dresses are in, separates are out this holiday hurrah, so, grab your eggnog, hide your elf, and get ready to dash through our […]

A (Virtual) Visit to the Pantone Hotel

Tip of the Week:  A (Virtual) Visit to the Pantone Hotel!

I love writing each year about the color trends predicted by the Pantone Institute.  Not only are the colors always beautiful, but also the selection process reflects society’s current issues and trends.  Now the iconic Pantone color swatches have been interpreted into a boutique hotel […]

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