Posts tagged style

Fashion Friday — a chandelier in the locker?

   August 30, 2013 6:51 am    1

Is that a chandelier in that locker? Why, yes it it is. When my boss, Marnie Mead, told me her daughter, Nicole Oberle,  had a chandelier in her locker, I was thinking she went to school with Harry Potter. But no. Magnets, mirrors, wallpaper, mini chandeliers and assorted accents adorn as many lockers as homes. Preteens…

 

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Fashion Friday — must-have manis accent fall wardrobes

   August 23, 2013 7:33 am    0

Wine shades with metallic stickers; olive and dusty green; spatter in green and gold; French tulip twist in olive green and emerald green; blue on azure blue; and dip dye with pink, blue and natural. These are nails we are talking about. It’s all InStyle this month. My September InStyle magazine arrived with a hefty 720…

 

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Fashion Friday: Fall into top 10 colors for autumn

   July 26, 2013 6:16 am    0

Thanks to Her Times fashion writer, Christine Eddy, we get a peek at fall colors. The mix is vivid, vibrant and rich but includes some nice neutrals. The chart at left is from Pantone, and if you click on it, it will take you to the 4-minute video Pantone released that includes designer styles in…

 

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Midweek fashion fix features cool color

   July 10, 2013 6:17 am    0

It’s hot, humid and I have been sweating for days. I want some cool looking (and feeling) clothes that feel great. I loved this outfit — far left — that InStyle posted for their Look of the Day feature yesterday. It’s of Miranda Kerr in a white tank with a floral print midi skirt with a lot…

 

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House Lady visits Asbury Woods Estates

   July 6, 2013 9:15 am    0

This Asbury Woods Estates home is one of those dream tours. It still looks brand new, and it features a lot of glass, white and hardwood. Check it out in House to Home this week in my column:  Thoroughly beautiful on Thoroughbred Loop.  The home sits across from Asbury Woods, and it includes  3,470 square feet of…

 

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Fashion Friday — a geometry dressin’ lesson

   July 5, 2013 5:02 am    0

If you think that all the new geometric patterns aren’t for you, don’t be too hasty. Wait till you see Erie’s Christine Eddy in a colorful geometric pattern skirt in Her Times on Sunday — she looks awesome! The patterns can be small or large and they can look great — and slimming. So, don’t count…

 

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House Lady visits Cherry Street charmer

   June 22, 2013 6:46 am    0

Homes on Cherry Street have long commanded attention, and the home at 4417 Cherry Street is a must-see listed at $168,500. Read my story on it here in this week’s House to Home. It’s also the weekend of the Garden Conservancy Tour — check out Sue Scholz’s column on how to Tour fantastic area gardens this month.  Other…

 

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Fashion Friday — nailing down mani contrasts

   June 14, 2013 7:25 am    0

Join me as I push the clouds and rain out of the way this weekend. With my hands and feet! I plan to do my nails in wild colors that shine even if the sun doesn’t. I saw this article in the July issue of InStyle magazine — one of my favorites. The mani blends contrasting…

 

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Support women on Red Shoes Tuesday

   June 11, 2013 6:31 am    0

Get out those ruby red slippers today. Or heels. Or sneakers! The Red Shoe Movement is here, and it encourages women to wear red shoes to work on Tuesdays to show their support for other women in the workplace. Men are encouraged to wear red ties. The movement officially launched in New York City at…

 

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House Lady — Asbury Woods Estates

   June 8, 2013 7:45 am    0

Estate is the proper term for some of the beautiful homes in the subdivision off of Asbury Road known as Asbury Woods Estates. This weekend in House to Home at the Erie Times-News, read my story At home in Asbury Woods Estates about the listing at 4846 Appaloosa Court. The photo at left is the…

 

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