TOP TREND: VERTICAL STRIPES

TOP TREND: VERTICAL STRIPES

Somewhere over the Rainbow   If you haven't noticed yet, one of the biggest 'trends' for spring '18 is bold, vertical stripes! I use the word trend loosely because stripes are always a classic staple in my book. This season's colorful candy-stripe versions...

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The 144th KENTUCKY DERBY

The 144th KENTUCKY DERBY

What a whirlwind this past weekend was! Mint juleps, feathers galore and of course, the rain. After photos on the red carpet, I never stayed in the same place for long. Having so many friends to find and visit amongst a crowd of 157,000+ is quite the task....

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DAWN at the DOWNS

DAWN at the DOWNS

"The Sun Shines Bright on my Old Kentucky Home" There are many traditions that take place during the week of the Kentucky Derby. One of those traditions is Dawn at the Downs. On the Thursday before Derby (or, 'Thurby' as it is becoming known) you can watch...

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CHARMING PASTELS are JUST the TICKET

CHARMING PASTELS are JUST the TICKET

The Florencia Dress   If one single dress could be the embodiment of springtime, this lovely off-the-shoulder, pastel midi comes seriously close to succeeding. The print features budding branches with multicolor blooms that wrap themselves around you, all...

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LILAC LACE for the RACES

LILAC LACE for the RACES

We are just over 2 weeks away from the most exciting two minutes in sports, and my city of Louisville is quite literally an explosion of color, fashion and flavors! There are events and fashion shows every single day - and never enough sleep to be had....

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PALM PRINT PARADISE

PALM PRINT PARADISE

Haute Tropics   Spring may be eluding us in some parts of the U.S. but that doesn't mean we can't will it to come our way faster by covering ourselves in tropical motifs! Palm and banana print is back and better than ever in classic silhouettes and other...

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My CLOSET REVAMP REVEALED

My CLOSET REVAMP REVEALED

I gave my closet a revamp a few weeks ago and I am so excited to show you the outcome of this surprising easy process! Allie Thaxton of Closets by Design Louisville came to my rescue and helped my solve all of my organization and storage problems in my Old...

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The Grasslands Sedona: VIDEO

The Grasslands Sedona: VIDEO

On occasion we like to bring certain looks to life so you can see them moving as they would be. Photos are wonderful, but sometimes - for my favorite looks or places - a like to include more. This video is from one of my favorite looks 'THE GRASSLANDS:...

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My FAVE RED DRESS (Under $30!)

My FAVE RED DRESS (Under $30!)

Red, red, RED is the hot color of winter 2017/18 and it just seems a fitting time to don such a color. With all the festivities gong on around town, I've been needing quite of few frocks of my own - and I found such the stash of affordable ones recently! I...

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