We’ve all heard of the concept and perhaps some of us are lucky enough to own some heirloom pieces – usually jewelry, sometimes a fur, maybe a designer handbag or scarf. However, these items tend to be fairly traditional or even dated – classic doesn’t always mean it will last forever. That said, personal style will continue to be your hallmark, so consider whether or not something can become a “modern heirloom” before you invest in a noteworthy piece. Here are some tips when looking for modern heirlooms.
Some of my posts are admittedly based on my own personal needs. Case in point, I can only carry backpacks since my spinal surgery last year – so how lucky am I backpacks are in and totally on-trend? That means I don’t resemble a student or a tourist carrying one! I invested in a fabulous black leather backpack which got me through last fall and the winter, but now that summer is approaching I am seeing the need to invest in something a little lighter – but still fashionable.
A relatively new, but quite dear, friend recently called me from an impromptu shopping trip for advice on (what else?) a handbag. Read More
No one wanted to throw on their most stylish snow pants and start shoveling when Winter Storm Jonas came to the East Coast. Read More
Who says wearing all black is boring? Black becomes much exciting when you play with textures, and winter fashion gives you plenty Read More
I called it! Tim uses his Tim Gunn save for Edmond and you can hear screams of glee in households across America! Read More
Many trends from New York Fashion Week Spring ’16 made a bold statement 0n the runways (and on 20 year-olds) but some Read More