How to Wear Pantone’s Color of the Year 2017

Pantone's Color of the Year

Pantone announced its “Color of the Year” for 2017 in December, and the looks creative fashion lovers have come up with since then are amazing. But who is Pantone? And what, exactly, do they do? Pantone is a color company that started in 1963 to help identify, match, and communicate color so the graphic arts…

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An Airplane, A Ballerina, and a Mystery Writer Go Into a Store And…

Anna Pavlova dances for Mr. Selfridge

Wait…how does an AIRPLANE go into a store? Simple. You disassemble it, carry it into the store, and reassemble it. That’s what legendary London department store owner Harry Selfridge did back in July 1909, after Frenchman Louis Blériot became the first person to cross the English Channel by plane. Flight was new, Blériot was newly…

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How to Create a Signature Style

How to Create a Signature Style

Want to standout from the crowd? Want to be remembered long after you’re gone? Want to be able to do it easily? Then create a signature style. A way of dressing that’s uniquely you. My friend Diane loves leather jackets. Every time I see one, I always think of her. Another friend, Pat, always wears…

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Winter Hat Guide for Women

Winter Hat Guide

Once upon a time, a woman was not considered “dressed” unless she wore a hat. Today, hats have largely fallen out of fashion – except when then the weather calls for it. When temperatures dip and you need to bundle up, a hat becomes a necessity. While you can go hatless – as many people…

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10 Drool-Worthy Fashion Websites

Drool-Worthy Fashion Websites

Ever follow a link to a magical site that captures your imagination? Where you promptly spend hours consuming content and lose all track of time? Me, too. Happens all the time. Especially with fashion websites. Which is why I suggest you visit some of these when you have the time. You’re not going to want…

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