March Wish List

While I never look forward to losing an hour of sleep with the time change, I do like that extra hour of sun in the evening.  I’m ready for spring and can’t wait for the snow to disappear. This month I’m dreaming of accessories, and what better way to perk up an in-between-seasons-wardrobe than with […]

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Picture This

I’m always so excited when I get the opportunity to do new headshots.  There is the debate about what to wear and whether or not I should go to the salon for my hair and of course, lots of time spent doing my makeup.  Sometimes the pictures turn out less than spectacular with a bad […]

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Puffer Style

Coat: Land’s End Dress: ASOS Necklace: Betsey Johnson Tights: DKNY Boots: UGG I don’t normally wear my UGGs with dresses, but last week I had an audition and couldn’t wait to kick off my wedges.  The dress is my birthday dress from last year, and I love the rich color and how easy it is […]

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A Pea Coat in Winter

Today has been a lazy day.  I’ve spent way too much time browsing blogs and ogling subscription boxes.  I’m very tempted by My Cotton Bunny, ipsy, and Indie Gift Box, but I will have to treat myself another month.  I’ve already done too much shopping including two new coats because it is winter and a pea coat just […]

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January Wardrobe Wish List

I don’t need an excuse to shop, but there is something about the start of a new year that makes me want to update my look.  January is a good time to weed out the clothes not worn and take advantage of end of season sales. J.Crew Double-cloth metro coat with Thinsulate® I have a lovely, […]

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December PopSugar Must Have Box and a Mini Giveaway

With so many fashion subscription services now available, it’s hard to know which to try.  I’ve been eyeing PopSugar’s Must Have box and decided to treat myself with the December box.  The $35 box was stuffed with an assortment of fashion, beauty, and lifestyle products worth about $100. What’s inside: Bodum Bistro Double Wall Thermo-Glass […]

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A Gift Guide for Janeites

How wonderful it would be to spend Christmas dressed like a modern Jane Austen heroine wearing a white gown and fanciful shoes.  If dancing is not on the schedule, invite Mr. Darcy into your living room with the BBC DVD, or pass the time with your younger relations by introducing them to this lovely set […]

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Back to December

Today is so mild I find it hard to believe that it is actually December.  I decided to take advantage of the weather and do an outfit post since it has been ages since the last one.  I got a little edit happy with Picasa but couldn’t resist the cinemascope filter and collage option. The […]

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The Distant Hours

The Distant Hours by Kate Morton Kate Morton’s novels are like lazy summer days that seem peaceful until an unexpected storm comes upon you destroying your serenity.  Last night I finished reading The Distant Hours, a moody tale of family secrets and haunting tragedy. From Goodreads: A long lost letter arrives in the post and […]

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