Showing posts from December, 2014

The Little Black Dress - Must Have!

 Classic LBD The "Must Have" Dress in the Wardrobe      In a quandary about what to wear out to a swanky dinner, soiree or for New Years Eve ?  The answer is very simple - drum roll please..... The Little Black Dress officially known as the LBD .  The LBD was introduced by designer Coco Chanel and became made a staple in every ladies closet with Audrey Hepburn  in the movie Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)  donning a Givenchy LBD.  Today, the LBD is a must have in every fashionistas wardrobe.  Even this fashionista is opting for a lovely LBD versus the previous red number sited in the last blog.  Why? Well, perhaps a bit too many holiday festivities this season.  The LBD is perfection on any woman divine silhouette after a month of having so much fun!       "Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman." Coco Chanel         Angie and the LBD       The Perfect Little Black Dress (LBD) Top Picks

The Little Red Dress - Under $100!

  Something Powerful, Gorgeous and Strong about Wearing Ravishing Red.....     "When a woman smiles the dress must smile with her." Madeleine Vionnet, Designer     The color red is earthshaking for a special occasion or perhaps this New Years Eve !  Take a classic red frock and combine with nude, gold or even red pumps, glittering accessories and cause a ripple of envy at any soiree. Finish with ravishing red lip for instant va va voom.  Of course, be ready to speak about anything, walk with a head held high remembering grace, manners and kindness reign supreme. "For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."  Audrey Hepburn (1929 - 1993) - Actress, Humanitarian             _______________________________   The Perfect Red Dress Felicity & Coco - Seamed Pencil Dress (Regular & Petite) (Nordst

Unbroken (2014): Jack O'Connell, Takamasa Ishihara, Domhall Gleeson,Finn Wittrock

  "If you can take it, you can make it." Louis Zamperini (1917 - 2014) U nbroken is based on the true story of Louis Zamperini ,  an Olympian track runner, WWII bombardier, who overcame the horrors of war, was an alcoholic, family man and a spokesperson that lived an extraordinary life.   This mesmerizing tale is about an incorrigible youth who channeled defiance into running and became a track star in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, Germany.  A month later as a B-24 bombardier in WWII, Zamperini finds himself in the middle of the Pacific Ocean on a raft without food for 47 days with sharks circling only then to become a prisoner of war (POW) in a Tokyo, Japan and thus the saga unfolds.     Jack O'Donnell - Louis Zamperini                            The movie opens promisingly  "Spielberg-like"  with Zamperini, Jack O'Connell , as a bombardier fighting the Japanese in a harrowing airshow of planes and bullets.  Phil, Domhall Gleeson , is a pi

Warby Parker - Gift E-Cards - Holiday Sunwear & Eyewear!

Obtain Warby Parker E-Card by December 22, 2014 Warby Parker Gift Card Warby Parker - Have you Heard?     Actually occurred at a high end department store in Seattle, Washington on  December 7, 2014... Department Store Clerk :    Where did you get your gorgeous and stylish glasses? Savvy Customer :   Warby Parker - Haven't you heard? The hottest optical wear and sunwear on the market.    Forever Chic Style Note:  Quality is superior, fun, affordable and with every pair purchased one is given to one in need.   Ellen DeGeneres gave away  Warby Parker  eyewear during 12 Days of Giveaways - 2014              Don't Miss Out this Holiday Break!   SNOWBOUND          OR SUNBOUND                Are you ready for your holiday break to the snow or sun? Do you have the proper sunwear?  Or are you in need of a new optical prescription?  Warby Parker has the answer.    Remember - one can select 5 pairs have them s

Stocking Stuffers - Forever Chic Style Stocking 2014

          The holiday season is filled with glorious festivities day and night.  As the celebrations wind down closer to the holiday, check lists are marked off and reviewed for final decisions.  Decorations are twinkling, presents gloriously wrapped, cookies baked, meals planned and last minute items are purchased.  The finale is about to begin with aplomb and excitement.  However stop the presses are the mantle stockings filled to the brim with merry and useful gifts?  In years gone by, stockings were filled with oranges, nuts, small toys and coins from Santa Claus.  Flash forward to 2014 and the gifts are much grander.  Of course, at the end of all the hustle and bustle it is the family and friends company that counts the most. Alas, here are few notable small presents for the chic and stylish Forever Chic Style stockings. One of Santa's elves mentioned that fashion forward readers too might indulge in purchasing for themselves.  One for you, one for me, one for you an

Top Ten Holiday Gifts - Forever Chic Style

                  Tis the Season to Shop - For Loved Ones & You!   The holiday season rush is once again in full swing.   Parties, champagne, bubbles, decorating, stylish attire and preparation for all the soirees are exciting and always new.  It is a thrill to visit with friends and families, while enjoying the festivities and joy throughout the season.  Additionally, shopping can be exhilarating though sometimes a bit frustrating.  To make shopping a fun experience take in the sights, smile and have a plan. Remember it is better to give than receive.   Here are the top 10 must shop this holiday season.  And, a lasting gift for everyone.     First - Create a List        The Top Ten - Forever Chic Style  _______________________________     The Gloves            I.  Gorgeous Gloves : Portolano Cashmere Lined Leather ($140) Neiman Marcus - Simply divine! Lux leather with warm cashmere inside. The perfect combination of beauty and nece