Monthly Archives: January 2011

Words of Wisdom: Carolina Herrera’s 10 Style Rules to Live By

A full-length mirror is the most important accessory a woman can own. Do not be afraid to wear color. A woman who walks into a room full of black dresses wearing red, pink or orange is stunning and everyone turns … Continue reading

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Friend Friday: Put this on!

So this is our first post as part of Fashion/Beauty Friend Friday, directed by the lovely Modly Chic, and we couldn’t have asked for a better first set of questions!  P and I have often discussed our very different approaches … Continue reading

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hair today

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A Night at the Office…

So it’s pretty easy to tell when I have been at work all day.  Can you guess the telltale sign in this picture?  It’s not the disheveled tie, I wore it like that all day because I like the look … Continue reading

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L’s Everyday

So last week I confessed to my more, shall we say, casual attire here in New Mexico, but on the days that I do get myself dressed, the above lineup is my go-to.  Partly because I didn’t pack very much … Continue reading

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The Five Dollar Suit

I knew L had her eye on this vintage Bergdorf Goodman suit, so when our favorite thrift store finally re-opened after the holiday break I stopped by and grabbed it for her.  Needless to say, the price was right.

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winter skin rescue

    The most important product that I schlepped from Texas to New Mexico?  This giant bottle of Curel Itch Defense.  Temperatures below freezing + high desert dryness + 15 mph winds make for very unhappy skin, and my not-even-remotely clinical … Continue reading

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