Its Fashion Flash Monday!

This week Cindy of Prime Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash.   I think Prime beauty is one of the prettiest beauty sites on the web.  It certainly  gives me confidence  in the recommendations of  a beauty site  if  it is  well, beautiful.  What I think sets Prime Beauty apart is  the focus on “indie” brands.  The big brands like L’oreal and   Oil of Olay get the lions share of ad and editorial space, but the true innovation is often  in the smaller personal product lines.  But  which one can you choose?  Prime Beauty explores them for me.

I’m looking  for a new bathing suit and the stores are filled with fall sweaters and boots.  And as usual, I feel overwhelmed.  Everything looks wonderful, yet Idon’t  know what I want.  This weekend I picked up a used copy of  The OneContinue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

This week, the Glam Gals of Fabulous After 40 are hosting Fashion Flash.  I’ve been feeling so  much more confident about my fashion choices   and its due to the advice that I’ve gleaned from this incredible  site for fashion guidence. For example, in NYC everyone wears black all the the time.  No exaggeration.  But the fashion  mags are  always urging us to wear COLOR.  Every time I wear an orange sweater or blue dress I feel so self concious I can’t wait to get home and change.  Then the Glam Gals suggested that I use color in my accessories.  Now   I wear  my little black dress and  spike it with a green bag tied with a color drenched scarf and finished off with a pair of shiny black snakeskin shoes. I feel “fabulous” where ever … Continue Reading…