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Makeup - Forever Chic Style Favorites

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The Fabulous You! 



"The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides"  - Audrey Hepburn

The Road Less Traveled Engaged or Disconnected?
The secret of being a successful, intelligent and a motivated woman is having the courage to try and embrace every moment in life with grace and kindness. There are so many elements to becoming a graceful and respected leader in society, at work or just in daily life.  Compassion, listening, accepting others opinions, being open, being thoughtful and really trying to understand the world at large are only a few of the ingredients in the mix.  The easier path is to shout others down, mud sling, be angry, be critical, always be right and never truly listen.  With the absence of grace, the art of diplomacy and the art ofconversation is additionally is effected and…

Plaids - Timeless Weekend Apparel

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The Weekend Life 







Recently the plaid flannel shirt has made a strong comeback.  Last weekend, while venturing around the land, plaid shirts were dominating.  Perhaps there is a desire for comfort, apple pie, cashmere, warm boots, throws and whatever else creates an envelope of happiness.  These cozy shirts are a wardrobe staple that remains classic and always in style.  The soft fabric, beautiful hues and simplicity sings loudly to the wearer.   Plaid shirts originated in Scotland from criss-crossed tartan on kilts in the seventeenth century and have continued to remain prominent throughout the years.  
"Fashion has two purposes:  comfort and love.  Beauty comes when fashion succeeds." - Coco Chanel

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Classic Hues





I.  Timeless Plaid Shirt: The flannel plaid comes in many shades is versatile with jeans and a pair of knee high boots. The ensemble is comforting, flattering and oh so pretty the fashion princess. A more fitted style is preferred rather than a bulky shape …

Fall Outerwear Coats 2016

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"Winter is Coming" 





The holidays are fast approaching along with natures elements making a dark and foreboding entrance across the land. Rain, cold, wind begins to march forth with determination for a chiller days to come. The leaves are falling like snow and the rain sputters in the Northwest clearing the air and signaling the time has come to don rain gear and overcoats to protect against the brrrrrr moments.   It is season when turtlenecks, cashmere sweaters, scarves and boots are on glorious display.  Yet when searching for the top of the line warm enhancers and wet protection overcoats - just what remains in style and also is a good investment??? 

"In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Favorite Poems

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The Snow Fur Queen







I.  Mackage Coats: Mackage outerwear is fashion forward and timeless.  I own a couple and find them both divine.  Last year and this year, I have been eye…