Musings

My latest rants and raves.

The Top 10 Summer Red Dresses of 2017

Finding the perfect red dress for summer comes easily when there are so many great selections. I found this beautiful cotton red dress at a Newma trunk show and fell in love. It is made by Creatures of Comfort, a cool brand based out of NYC. P.S. It’s on sale right now, so a fantastic…

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The 10 Best Pajama Pants of Summer 2017

Ok, so if you’re like me, you like comfortable clothes. One of my favorite trends that is hot this summer is pajama pants. My husband disagrees, but we’re not really asking him…! I guess they are a polarizing issue in fashion when it comes to husbands and boyfriends. Seems like girls love them but the…

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The one-shoulder tops you need to have

Summer is in full force and it’s time to think about the best pieces for your summer wardrobe. My favorite thing about summer is white! I don’t pay attention to the “no white before Memorial Day rule,” but I do tend to go heavy on the white once summer hits, which is fair game after…

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The Top 3 Looks for Summer Champagne Brunches

It’s that time of year when champagne brunches are a must! If you’re looking for what to wear we had fun playing dress up for my close friend Jenny Johnson’s photoshoot for her champagne Champy campaign. We had a blast on the roof deck, though it was a lot colder than it looked in the…

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The Top 5 Trends for Hats

Yes, just when you thought it wasn’t possible, the Hats are Getting BIGGER and BETTER at the Party in the Park 2017. Celebrating and getting dressed from head to toe was the theme of yesterday’s Party in the Park-the 14th annual signature fundraiser for the Emerald Necklace Conservancy to raise funds to improve and restore the lush…

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A Derby Hat Guide

I got to play dress up today and try on dozens of the most fabulous hats for my fashion trend segment on Derby hats. Tune in Friday May 5th to NBC Boston at 4pm for the full report!   The most popular types of ladies hats that are worn to the Kentucky Derby fall under…

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Jason Wu hits Boston in style

What a treat it was to meet Jason Wu in person. He was lovely, had a friendly demeanor and didn’t mind at all me showing him my little girl in her baby pictures with his red dress on. He dressed the first lady and my little lady after all!  I was eyeing this gorgeous dress from…

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Le Diner En Blanc avec les chaussures rouges

On July 31st 2000 revelers made their way from various T-stops to the secret location of the Children’s Museum Waterfront Terrace. The rules were: 1-must wear all white. (i was chided at the gate by the door lady who had clipboard, which I don’t believe was white– but snarkily asked me: “Do you have white shoes?”)…

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The Art of Calligraphy

A few months ago I got the idea in my head that I wanted to learn how to do calligraphy. I have been hounding certain friends to take cooking or baking classes with me, and I thought what better way to round out my repertoire! I was thinking of signing up for a class at…

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