F.L.O.R.A.L.S A.N.D R.U.F.F.L.E.S
“Playing dress-up begins at age five and never truly ends.” —Kate Spade
Oh yea! Oh yea!……… How exciting can the summer get?
Hello everyone and how was this absolutely glorious week for you?
Mine was pretty much normal, nothing extraordinary. I’m not quite used to being the
full time ‘football mom’ of three very active young men with schedules overflowing with
activities that keep me driving around from one city to the other trying to catch up on
one game or the other! But guess what? I love technology of the 21th Century
because I am able to work from my iPhone, or iPad while on the go. I know you
can certainly relate to that because we all have these very crazy schedules that
assume we are super humans!
So, florals and prints that have been in vogue since the 1930s are making a serious
I fell in love with this casually-pleated midi floral cotton skirt and simply had to own
it. The zipper detail ‘gat’ me going on this one with the unique and unusually
beautiful drop silver pull. I am wearing it in front just to showcase the detailing. The
luxuriantly meshed colors – grey (different shades of…), purple, white and black are
all in sync.
I have complimented it with this long sleeved ruffled silk shirt.
You know you can never go wrong with white especially in the summer. The
crispness of this snow white shirt makes a strong fashion statement and because white
reflects the heat of the sun, it feels very cool against the skin. Again, white shirts
are classics for all seasons and very harmonizing and I seldom pass an opportunity to
add one more to my closet. I have cool white, ghost white, smoky white, baby
powder white, snow white, old lace white, antique white and champagne white shirts!
In short, they are all white shirts! Hahaha!
Don’t you love my mid heeled (for me) grey shoes, and the matching clutch that
both compliment this outfit?
‘Drop’ the clutch and take your regular daytime purse for the office, and ‘drop’ the
day purse and take the clutch for an after work lunch or dinner date.
My jewelry is understated, to go with either the office or an evening outing.
What do you think of this outfit? Do you