International Woman’s Day

"I am a Woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal Woman, that's me." ―Maya Angelou.      I kinda struggled with this post. I wasn't sure if I should celebrate that someone decided to dedicate ONE day of the year to 49.6% of the population, or just take the opportunity to honor my tribe, my sisterhood. While we have a long battle… Continue reading International Woman’s Day


✨All That Glitters..✨

"Don't be afraid to wear your crown; you're a king, you're a queen, inside out"     Here's a little inspiration to sparkle - inside and out! Dress: Theia, Dress the Population, Lauren Ralph Lauren, DSQUARED2, Rachel Gilbert, and lastly, here's a stunning (!!!) short sequence dress by Lauren Ralph Lauren, if you prefer not to go with a gown. Heels:  Valentino… Continue reading ✨All That Glitters..✨

Designer of the day: Louise et Cie

"Design is not for philosophy, it's for life" - Issey Miyaki.     In 2001, Vince Comuto launched a fashion house Vince Camuto Group. In 2005, the company's creative director, and Vince's wife, Louise Camuto launched her own line, Louise et Cie. Her style is sophisticated, timeless, and very wearable. I love the clean lines, plus the… Continue reading Designer of the day: Louise et Cie

You light up my world

“Dare to love yourself as if you were a rainbow with gold at both ends.” - Aberjhani. I recently started a daily gratitude journal. Listing things that give me joy - family, friends, goodwill, art, music, museums, coffee, wine, food, cheese, shoes, clothes, etc, etc. I'm talking about true and absolute, this-moment-is-everything kind of joy. Like mindful meditation type of… Continue reading You light up my world

Scrumptious Skirt 

"With time and patience, the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown" - proverb.   Love this skirt!! I wore it for the first time at a fashion show at Anthropologie last week, and people literally stopped me on the streets and complemented it/ asked me where I got it (sometimes both). The skirt is by… Continue reading Scrumptious Skirt 

Dreamy Dress

"Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower" - Hans Christian Andersen.  Here are some flowers to brighten your day! I love contrasting colors/ fabrics/ textures, as much as complementary ones. Here's one of my favorite looks, with this HOT yellow Bag (similar by Kate Spade and by Milly). Dress… Continue reading Dreamy Dress