Fall is here and I am going above and beyond to try to enjoy the colder months this year. I'm so cold natured that I usually despise them, something serious. Food is probably the best place to start with anything, so let's get to it! I found this old cookbook at an antique shop - what better way to . . .
Archives for September 2015
So you don't want to carve pumpkins or flood your home with the overzealous purples, greens, and oranges that traditionally flank the stores during the Halloween season? Looking for a way to make your Halloween decorations match your classy adulthood? (I'm laughing at myself because I watched . . .
The mauve sack dress with 3/4 sleeves is thrifted, the gold filigree frame necklace is thrifted (and for sale here now), the shoes were found on sale for $5 at Charming Charlie a few years ago. This classy ensemble altogether totaled less than $15. Moral of the story: go thrifting! . . .
As part of the Project Runway trip experience, Josh and I were able to go shopping at Bloomingdale's on a budget provided as part of winning the Connective Threads contest. We were paired with one personal shopper (Andrew Pritchard) and two previous Project Runway contestants (Dom & Char) to . . .
While in New York, I was able to attend the Project Runway Season 14 Finale Runway show, all thanks to Lifetime & Verizon! I took pictures, but I'm no pro, so thank goodness for Getty Images! Here are my favorite looks from a few of the designers. View image | gettyimages.com View . . .
I had the amazing blessing of winning a trip to New York Fashion Week, sponsored by Project Runway and Verizon, so I made sure to go all out and make the Old World New fashion statement seen by any eyes that would graze over me in my 15 seconds of NYFW exposure. You all know this means I wore . . .
Day 3 in NYC Exploring the city, meeting up with old friends, more food. GELATO & fresh seafood pasta (thank God for Eataly). Dinner with Project Runway and other contestant winners at Beauty & Essex. More random NYC exploration - sending post cards to and buying gifts for family & . . .