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

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

"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

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

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

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

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

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!)

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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PARTY DRESS ROUNDUP 2018

SEQUINS, VELVET, and METALLICS... Oh MY! *Drumroll please* Here is my Ultimate Party Dress Round-up 2018 Edition! Lets be honest - we are all a little BUSY this time of year. (Don't even ask me what day it is because I only have about a 20% accuracy rate...

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BLACK FRIDAY Coupon Codes & CYBER WEEK 2017

The BEST of BLACK FRIDAY SALES 2017 Now you are ready! I have done my homework for Black Friday and created a guide of my favorite stores and what their sales are - complete with discount codes! I hope this helps! HAPPY SHOPPING!!   *I WILL BE CONTINUOUSLY...

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THE GRASSLANDS: Boots & Embroidery

Embroidery can often be seen as a bit old fashioned, but took a walk out into the beautiful expanse of desert grasslands in Cottonwood Arizona to bring you my take on the current trend. As always, black is the new black and mixing textures adds interest....

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PRACTICAL MAGIC: Autumn Florals

The Crescent Moon area of Sedona is one of the most beautiful and mysterious places I've ever been, and I am always lured back. Even with thunderstorms brewing in the distance, it has a haunting peace about it. I adore the twisted old juniper trees. The...

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JUST the TICKET

You may have noticed that I took a personal break for a few weeks recently. Life dealt several blows - the way is does from time to time - and I lost someone incredibly dear to me. It was important to allow myself the time I needed to adjust, to breathe...

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INDIGO JUMPSUIT | CARLSBAD CLIFFS

Indigo is such an alluring color. Some see it as a blue, while others insist it is purple. On the color spectrum it is truly the balance of both and for some reason I've always loved that about it. While it can be a difficult shade to locate, when I...

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