Posts tagged dresses

Fashion Friday — love a lotta polka dotta

By | March 21, 2014 7:02 am | 0 Comments

Shoes, dresses, skirts, tops — you name it, dots are on it. I’ve probably had polka-dot something every year since I’ve been a kid. The dots are on point this spring too. Many shoes — colorful shoes have dots. And the dresses are everywhere. The retro-style heels at left are from Rakuten – about $48. I…


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Fashion Friday — get red-y for Valentine’s Day!

By | January 31, 2014 6:24 am | 0 Comments

Two weeks from today is that all-important day of romance, so get something Valentine’s Day red — dress, shirt, shoes, jacket, pants, purse, jewelry or underthings. I have all of the above. In fact the jacket I am wearing in this photo is from a $5 bag sale at Sassy Peacock last week. I got…


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Fashion Friday — Orchid’s on the money

By | January 17, 2014 6:31 am | 0 Comments

Radiant orchid is pretty much everywhere as the color of the year. How do you wear it? How don’t you wear it would be a better question. Purses, dresses, tops, bottoms, visors, hats, shoes, boots, jewelry, nails, lips — even lightbulbs and more. And if the Australian Open is any indicator, the color will hit…


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Fashion Friday — author’s choice is dresses

By | February 15, 2013 5:13 am | 0 Comments

Dresses, dresses, dresses. I am loving the dresses. This one from speaks to me because it is called Author Outings Dress. It has a vintage feel — here’s the description: “goldenrod-yellow fit-and-flare frock! Its retro hue, lightly textured stretch fabric, and see-through, crocheted details make this dress as intriguing as your latest work. You know it’s not…


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Fashion Friday — Cozy Bug dresses cute as a bug …

By | October 19, 2012 7:39 am | 1 Comment

Shark Tank, on ABC-TV, gets my interest every week — in between high school football games! And when fashionistas get the sharks to bite, you gotta love it. A mom, Aly Lessor, launched Cozy Bug a children’s clothing line inspired by her adorable daughter and some Southern idealism. She developed pillowcase dresses that grow with kids,…


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Shedding light on dresses, shoes that sport LEDs

By | April 16, 2012 4:17 am | 0 Comments

Time to get charged up for spring. If you are looking for some bright fashions, here are a few: Dresses that illuminate like the dresses worn by the bride, bridesmaids and little Lily on “Modern Family.” CuteCircuit, a fashion tech company, launched a collection of dresses and tops embedded with LED lights. The clothes recharge…


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Fashion Friday — paper doll Ts for women and girls

By | April 6, 2012 6:45 am | 2 Comments

I loved paper dolls as a kid. I still remember them. We can play again, and wear them too! Here’s a fun Fashion Friday collection by Lotty Dotty. It’s interactive T-shirts and more that starts with a screenprinted doll in a bathing suit that can be dressed with dozens of Velcro-backed designer mini outfits. These outfits…


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Fashion Friday mullets and a freebie

By | March 16, 2012 8:45 am | 0 Comments

The mullet is back big-time, not the hair version — the dress version. It’s everywhere. The one at left is from Glamour. I love it. We first saw it appearing in bridal fashions, but prom time is a perfect time to model a mullet. Think about it — no tugging on the front of your…


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