NYE outfit ideas!

Here comes the jackpot question in advance What are you doing New Year’s, New Year’s Eve? I am not going to lie to you, 2017 has been a very, very, very tough year. Maybe the toughest. Or perhaps it was a good year as it could have been worse. Either way, I am ready to say good bye and hope 2018 will be, well, better! We are going to celebrating with a group of dear friends that have made this year bearable and my world would be a darker place without them for sure. Here are my pretty girls. I…

Nordstrom’s Bi-annual Sale

Who’s up for spending some more money after Christmas? WOMEN 1 Ellen Tracy Wool Blend Stadium Coat $129.90, comes in many colors, the lavender is adorable. 2. Sole Society Juno Faux-Shearling Trim boots $83.96. Love the color and thicker rubber sole. 3. Buy buy buy dresses on sale even when you don’t know where are you going to wear them. Should anyone have a summer wedding, this Cooper St Lily Drape Sheath dress is to die for and a steal for $95.96 MEN 1. UGG Freamon Chukka boot warm, clean looking and practical. $99.90. Love the brown as well. 2….

Drop off outfits for busy moms

A few years ago a client in a ritzy neighborhood asked me to help her with drop off outfits – so she would look pulled together when dropping kids off at school. Having worn leggings pretty exclusively I was bit confused. I mean who dresses up before 9 am? But apparently some do. I used to laugh at moms who clearly didnt brush their hair, wore slippers and pajamas because surely-surely-surely there’s time to throw on those said leggings and attempt a quick ponytail! Well, I am not laughing now. My 8 year old came home from school to inform…

Buying a Hermes bag.

I got a call the other day from a husband wanting to surprise his wife for their anniversary with a Hermes bag. It’s obviously an iconic bag and has great resale value but definitely not something you just get. First of all, there’s the price. Hermes bags retail anywhere from $12,000 to upwards of $300,000. Price depends on style, leather, color, hardware etc.   Often times the second hand market is a great resource, I know Portero and TheRealReal carefully authenticate bags before selling them. I’ve also seen a variety of fakes, good ones can sell for $4-6,000. The replicas…

Manolo Blahnik sample sale here in CT

Morning, lovelies. I am breaking my sabbatical to tell you that if you feel your shoe collection needs some sprucing up, you might want to plan a day trip to the beautiful Litchfield county this Saturday. I’ve actually never been but awful lot of bold and beautiful people have homes there, restaurants are supposed to be fantastic, gorgeous scenery, art galleries and thus forth. The owners of Manolo Blahnik have a farm there called Arethusa Farm Dairy where they will host MB sample sale this Saturday. Their ice-cream is supposed to be fantastic so if you spend too much, you…