Mixing Prints with Gingham

The standout print it appears this season is gingham.  It is the quintessential summer fabric, which I am thrilled to wear because it can mix well with so many other prints.  I added a few gingham items to my wardrobe this spring including this skirt and this skirt from Zara.  I have been wearing them […]

Fancy Pants

Lately I have been wearing a lot of alternatives to basic jeans.  There are so many non denim options available now that are so fun and fresh for spring and summer.  Also instead of plain slacks, pants with a unique design detail or print seem to elevate an outfit to another level.  It is almost […]

DIY Lengthen a dress by adding trim

I just wanted to show you a very quick and easy way to lengthen a dress while adding a little flair to the hem.  I bought this dress from Anthropologie because I loved the wrap design and lightweight cotton shirting fabric for Spring and Summer.  However, it was way to short for comfort on my […]

Spring is in the Flair

This Spring I am finding myself drawn to ruffles and fun prints in lightweight cotton fabrics.  I am tired of the overuse of cheap rayon and polyester by every ready to wear clothing manufacturer on the planet.   I am therefore so happy to see a refreshing amount of cotton poplin recently.  When the weather […]