Posts tagged Mad Men

House Lady visits Avonia farmhouse, discovers garden greats

By | August 9, 2014 7:46 am | 0 Comments

It’s Saturday, and it’s a good day to tackle some decorating and gardening. Ideas abou in House to Home today. I visited a home and barn that are a sweet deal for someone. Read about it in Avonnia Road home, barn offer opportunity. The video is at left. Sue Scholz visits awesome homes/gardens from the Buffalo Garden Walk….

 

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House Lady celebrates first-ever National Curb Appeal Month

By | August 2, 2014 6:52 am | 0 Comments

Check out the video at left of a really nice Lawrence Park home with a luxurious landscape featured in House to Home. Read my story on this great Lawrence Park home here. It’s National Curb Appeal Month, and  we have filled in the gardens at Chez Parker just in time for the first ever National Curb Appeal…

 

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Dove Chocolate commercial resurrects Audrey Hepburn, ‘Moon River’

By | April 17, 2014 6:58 am | 1 Comment

In the category of “Is that creepy or cool,” Dove Chocolate has us all asking, “How did they do that?” Audrey Hepburn, the iconic film star who died in 1993, is in a commercial for Dove Chocolate. It’s not really her, of course. It’s a lot of special effects, and it has that weird feeling of…

 

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Fashion Friday — geometrics intersect with fashion

By | March 14, 2014 6:08 am | 0 Comments

I found a lot of styles for spring that are rocking geometric patterns. And metallics and a lot of other things I probably won’t wear. But I would if I were younger. This top at left from Intermix online showed up in some designer clothing ideas in InStyle. It’s way out of my price range…

 

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Joe Anastasi still dazzles in retirement

By | July 3, 2013 7:02 am | 0 Comments

If you remember Jones, Anastasi & Mitchell Advertising Agency, you might recall that JAM was a big player in the Erie market in the 70s and 80s. I worked for Doug Jones, Joe Anastasi and George and Fritz Mitchell. If you have ever seen an Erie Nutcracker ballet poster, you are familiar with outstanding illustrations…

 

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Fashion Friday — styling pocket squares for the guys

By | February 15, 2013 6:43 am | 0 Comments

Now for some great style tips from our friends at Isaac Baker & Sons: Mad Men packs a pocket square full of style. Big sellers these days are ties and ties with matching hankies. And for your viewing pleasure — here’s a video  from Askmen.com on How to fold a pocket square in a straight fold, three-point, one-point and pouffe…

 

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Fashion Friday — sneakers with a cause and more

By | May 25, 2012 3:39 am | 0 Comments

With every shoe sold, etnies will plant a tree. The program is called “Buy A Shoe, Plant A Tree.” This year they are planting 100,000 trees in Brazil! (Last year they planted 35,000 in Costa Rica). This is a photo of the Caprice Eco priced at $50. Cute, huh? Styles suit men, women and kids….

 

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