Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis week Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting  the Dead of Winter Fashion FLash edition.  Most of the country is being hammered by  cold, wet weather.  Its  hard to look good when wearing three  layers, even harder to exercise.  I am so tired  of my black puffer coat and waterproof boots I am desperate for fashion advice.  If anyone  has ideas on ways to add style to  to winter please share them with me.  And if anyone has a hack for avoiding “hat hair” I think you could qualify for a Nobel Prize.  Stay  warm!

Happy New Year from Fashion Flash!

fashion flash logoThis week, Sheila of Painted Ladies is hosting our New Year’s theme Fashion Flash Round-Up. IMHO Painted Ladies has  some of the best  fashion and beauty advice you can find on the web.  She is smart, with great style and judgement so her advice  is advice you advice you can trust. Make certain you  subscribe to  Pained Ladies  so that you won’t miss a single valuable post.  And be sure to watch  her site for great Fashion Flash Book and Beauty Giveaways.

 

Fashion FLash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Ladies Dress Accesories by Eleanor Johnson

I majored in history in college and I  feel that our real history  can be … Continue Reading…

Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis week Janise of Mama in Heels is hosting Fashion FLash.  She is  one of my favorite onone style icons.  Altought  she  is younger than I am, her inate taste and sense of proportion for  for any age. And she is living proof that  great style does not depend on spending money for over priced  designer clothing, shoes and bags.  I love the way she sets a budget of $100 and then  assembles  beautiful, wearable and affordable outifits for a wide range of occasions.   She is committed to  sharing her style sense  so  that we  look good, not  just posting  expensive items with  revenue producing affiliate links.  Since I subscribed to Mama in Heels I have saved  money and earned more compliments on my appearance– and you can too.

Fashion FLash Today

fashion flash logoThis week  Mirabai  of Moving Free with Mirabai is hosting Fashion FLash.  She is that rare professional that is passionate about  making us all healthier.  She  has over 50  videos   on exercise and diet to cover every age and situation. Her blog posts cover  food, exercise and health issues in a way that is both accurate and understandable. You have not  lived until you watch her rapping about the dangers of salt. Not only is it entertaining, it breaks down important  medical info  that may  just save your life.

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Inka of Glamour Granny Travels is hosting Fashion Flash.  Most travel sites are are aimed at families or millenials.  They offer solid advice, but not  for us. Glamour Granny Travels  has the adventure and style that a woman of a certain age  dream about  when they plan a trip.

Fashion FLash Book Review: Pretty SickFashion Flash Book Review:  Pretty Sick by Caitlin Kiernan

In the past five years eight close  friends  were diagnosed with cancer.  Because I write a beauty blog, they would often ask  me for advice dealing with their skin and hair issues.   I asked my dermatologist experts, researched products and generally tried  just to be … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion FLash Monday

fashion flash logoThis week the incredible Barbara Hannah Grufferman of Best of Everything After 50 is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is an inspiration to women over 50,  demonstrating  how to make the second half of her life  even better than the first  half.  She searches out the best in health  fashion fitness and beauty for  women who looking  to redefine  aging. Need proof?  This weekend, she  is running in her fifth NYC Marathon.  Lets all wish  her a great run!

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review:  Fictionally Fabulous by Anne K. Higgins

Who are your favorite style icons?  For me it is definately the styles I see on film. I often try … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoI am so excited to be hosting Fashion Flash in the first week of fall. Although the temp  is going to hit 90 degrees in NYC today, the Fashion FLash bloggers are  thinking about a  fall lifestyle of apples, Halloween and football.

-Allison of Never Say Die Beauty  is getting back to crocheting, a craft that  is especially relaxing and fun as the weather  gets cooler.  Here’s the easy,elegant  and lightweight shawl she made that is perfect for the transitional weather we’re having now.

Barbara Hannah Grufferman, author of the soon-to-be-released LOVE YOUR AGE: The Small Step Solution to a Better, Longer, Happier Life ( National Geographic 2/6/18) shares the results of a recent survey focusing  on what motivates people to stay fit.  Want to know what the #1 … Continue Reading…

Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis  week that fabulous red head,  Allison of Never Say Die Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash.  The words intelligence and beauty  are often not used together, but  when it comes to  Allison,  intellignece  and beauty go together  like peanut butter and jelly.  She brings a critical eye  for  content and color to her approach to all aspects of beauty care. Subscribe to her site  to get  indepth lifestyle advice you can always trust.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Natural Beauty Alchemy by Fifi Maacaron

In the past year I have become increasingly  concerned about the chemicals that  are all around  us- in our food, the air we … Continue Reading…