Monthly Archive for September, 2012

: September, 2012

A French Twist

With nail salons dotting every downtown in Fairfield County, perfectly manicured tips and toes are oh, so prominent. But how popular is the French Manicure?? According to Orly founder, Jeff Pink, his

“I Do”

A few posts back I wrote about wedding gowns for 2012-2013. Except for one store in Westport, I had a difficult time giving credit to local bridal shops as they’re few and far between in Fairfield

Top it Off

Sometime in the 1920’s the cheeseburger came to fruition…and today is National Cheeseburger Day to celebrate this delicious invention. There are many opinions as to who actually created the first

Purse Your Lips

The wine bottle has gone through many transformations over the years. -Glass enabled long term aging and storage while the cork sealed in the wine and kept air out avoiding oxidation of the packaged

1 Day of Fall Finds…1 Day Late!

Embossed leather, patterned lace, polka dots and pythons. Printed pants were the foundation of many fall fashion shows. Mostly skinny, but some billowy, these essentials laid the groundwork for adding

2 Days of Fall Finds

* * In 1969, Time Magazine ran a story in their fashion section about a policy changing event that took place at the “21” Club in New York City. Judy Carne, a lead in the comedy series “Laugh In,”

Twice the Emphasis on You…W

Fall is around the corner and who can resist cozy sweaters, stylish essentials, sleek jackets, and trendy denim! W by Worth’s fall line is here!! Come check it out!! Tuesday September 11th 10:30-2

3 Days of Fall Finds

According to Wikipedia, the first definition for bootie is “an attractive buttocks.” Shoe designers, this season, might not have had the same meaning in mind when designing ankle boots for 2012. Seen

4 Days of Fall Finds

Coats. We need them for warmth, but we love them for their look. This fall and winter you’ll see wool coats in many colors, faux fur coats in all shapes and sizes, and classic pea coats in both

5 Days of Fall Finds

While it’s simple, supple and very stylish this season, this faux leather dress would also make PETA proud. Wear it as a layering base under a blazer or jacket and add a suede or wool heel. Choose to