BLACK AND OFF – WHITE

Today I have the pleasure to introduce a chic outfit based on a smart dress on daily basis. The dress is quite old and was purchased at www.axparis.com. AX Paris used to have a plus-size section which now is on sale. They still keep a good taste for dresses but only in regular sizes. This dress…

SHOPPING ON LINE(III): AMERICAN BRANDS

To complete the series of where to shop on line, today I will review American brands. I used to shop some of them when I was a Visiting Teacher in USA but after coming back to Spain I still purchase trendy clothes and basics there. Old Navy offers excellent quality basics. My favorite products from…

BLACK AND WHITE SYMPHONY

Transition from winter to spring can be a big trouble for some women. However, there are several ways to succeed. Today we present a summer animal print dress with a short jacket all in black and white. As we have a statement dress, then we add accessories in a low key: pearl earrings and ring as…

APRIL SHOWERS RECAP

Another month is about to end and here we have our monthly recap. April has been an exciting month with our ten day Easter break with time to chill with friends and also short journeys around Madrid… And talking about different looks of the month, that is my selection. Hope you like it and please…

FLORAL FIT AND FLARE DRESS

My favorite dresses are bodycon and fit and flare. But if I were told to get only one dress to take to an island I will opt for a floral fit and flare. My suggestion is to have at least a couple of fit and flare dresses. One in a bold pattern and other in…

LADY SINGS THE BLUES

When I was looking for a tittle for this post I remember the old movie with the same name and I thought it was a good option. This is about a blue symphony.  Could different shades of blue be in the same outfit? Yes, for sure. Here is the evidence. And again, moving from my…

A WOMAN IN A GREY CAPE

Those who follow the blog will know how much I love capes. People consider them not very flattering but for me they are versatile and convenient as they gently embrace my body. In wintertime, they are useful as they are an easy way for layering. But the same thing applies for spring time when you…

PERFORATED NAVY COAT

Every season I like to refresh my wardrobe with a flamboyant coat. And this is my choice for the season. It is something classical but with a modern twist. This piece is from one of my favourite Spanish designers, Adolfo Dominguez.  I have some pieces from the brand but none like this. It is delicate…

SPRING IS HERE TO STAY

Yes, officially in spring time with its changing weather. For sure this month has brought the happy early summer vibes and the coldest days of the winter. All in less than a week. A snowing Friday and next week´s Friday a hot sunny day. To face this unpredictable weather, wardrobe should maintain at least one…

FLOWER BOMBER AND JEANS

When it is about fashion I think there are no rules. Maybe prescriptions but no strict rules.  And trying new trends is a must to know what complements your figure and to perfect your style. You know from time to time I like to experiment and here you have an example. Bombers have been a…