Posts tagged dresses

Fashion Friday — love a lotta polka dotta

   March 21, 2014 7:02 am    0

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…


Read more

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

   January 31, 2014 6:24 am    0

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…


Read more

Fashion Friday — Orchid’s on the money

   January 17, 2014 6:31 am    0

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…


Read more

Fashion Friday — author’s choice is dresses

   February 15, 2013 5:13 am    0

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…


Read more

Fashion Friday — Cozy Bug dresses cute as a bug …

   October 19, 2012 7:39 am    1

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,…


Read more

Shedding light on dresses, shoes that sport LEDs

   April 16, 2012 4:17 am    0

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…


Read more

Fashion Friday — paper doll Ts for women and girls

   April 6, 2012 6:45 am    2

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…


Read more

Fashion Friday mullets and a freebie

   March 16, 2012 8:45 am    0

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…


Read more