History as Inspiration: Egypt



source, Lord & Taylor

source, Lord & Taylor



You can just imagine Cleopatra wearing this on a barge, floating down the Nile. Elegant and classic.

Jessica Simpson Petal To The Metal Large Petal Earrings • Jessica Simpson
SAM EDELMAN Two Tone Multi Chain Bib Necklace • Sam Edelman



Seriously Sexy

Obsessive Compulsive, Dark Lipstick, Lip Tar, Matching Lipstick and Nail Polish, Sephora, cosmetics, shopping

This is my one of my favorites, and lucky for me, it’s on sale for only $15. I dare you to put this on and NOT feel like a glamour puss. This shade is Black Dahlia, but some others are on sale, as well. Get yours at Sephora.

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Cream Colored

I’m in the mood for cream colored clothing. My lifestyle, however, doesn’t really allow for it. I can go for days, weeks even, without spilling anything on myself. But I wear something white? Bam. Spaghetti sauce spill on me. Every time.

But, my kids are older now, and I’m not getting grubby in my treasure hunting any more…I think I’ll add a few more white pieces to my wardrobe.

The chunky sweater by Just Cavalli is making my mouth water…. Continue reading

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Black is the New Black

 With summer racing to a close, my mind has been drawn to black clothes, black handbags, black everything. I love the Michael Kors wedges, and think I can wear them for quite a bit into the fall.
I’m really digging the asymmetrical looks lately…it looks edgy without being too trendy.
What are you into for autumn?
Givenchy Earring

The Single Earring Trend

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I’m not really a trend follower, but some of these are downright tempting. What say you? Will you try the single earring trend?

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Kismet by Milka Wonder Ear Crawler, Shopbop
Ryan Storer Rose gold-plated, Swarovski crystal and pearl ear cuff • Swarovski
Delfina Delettrez Gold, pearl & enamel lip single earring • Delfina Delettrez
Givenchy Pale Gold Small Star Shark Earring • Givenchy
Delfina Delettrez Diamond, pearl & gold single earring • Delfina Delettrez

Bucket List

With the school year fast approaching, the idea of a bucket bag sounds really appealing. These are on the top of my list (see what I did there?)
Elizabeth James Cynnie Kara bucket bag Marc by Marc Jacobs bucket bag
MARC by Marc Jacobs Gather Round Drawstring Leather Bucket Bag, Black Multi • Marc by Marc Jacobs
Elizabeth and James Cynnie Mini Bucket Bag • Elizabeth and James
KARA Dry Convertible Bucket Bag • Kara