ANOTHER 4TH OF JULY

Friends, today is  Fourth of July . So I Wish you a happy and fun 4th of July even though we are facing hard times. The time I lived in USA marked my life for the better or worse: mainly for good experiences. We are here to celebrate 4th of July which was my favorite…

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK COLOR PALETTE FOR AUTUMN/WINTER 2020/2021

Every season has its own color palette and Pantone Color Institute proposes the ten trendiest shades accompanied with the four neutrals to make different and personal approaches and create unique personal  combinations.The Autumn/Winter 2020/2021 New York Fashion Week Color Palette exudes energy and freshness.  It could be defined as a combination of festive energy and…

MASKED

Simple and effortless looks are my favorite especially in summertime when it is hot. So my first post for July is something easy but polished. Today I am wearing a black bodycon short dress with a deep V neck. Its taffeta fabric and puff sleeves give it some texture and drama. In Spain like in…

FLORAL OR LEAF PRINTS?

I have always loved floral prints but sometimes you are tired of wearing them on repeat. So, for the last few seasons I have enjoyed to rotate flowers and leaves as a way to change my summery prints.  In my closet I have these two dresses one with palm leaves and the other with banana…

DESMOND & DEMPSEY x H&M COLLAB.

The Desmond & Dempsey x H&M collection features  laidback dresses, kaftans, tops and skirts in fancy botanical and Australian inspired prints. All the pieces are made in natural fabrics in delicate and soft palette for a relaxed and casual but sophisticated collection. And today´s dress is part of the collection. As I stated in a…

THE POWER OF WHITE

Two summers ago, I discovered the power of white. Since then I tried to add a little white dress every summer. My annual pursuit was fruitful this year as soon as I saw this white dress in the Zara webpage two months ago. It is cute, feminine, and affordable. I  love the high neck with…

WHAT IS WRONG WITH H&M? IS THE BRAND PLUS SIZE FRIENDLY?

H&M has been one of my favorite brands to shop for plus size clothing. Sometimes what they offered was not my cup of tea and other times they had cute collections. I used to shop on their stores until many of their pieces only could be purchased online. And it  has been a while since…

REVISITING MY CLOSET: PINK AND AFRICAN PRINT

I liked to recycle my clothing for a long time, at that time the idea  of shop your closet was not as evident as it is nowadays. Today I repurpose two of my closet favorites: a neon pink dress and an African print peplum blazer. Both pieces have been in my closet for a long…

A NEW VERSION OF THE CANADIAN TUXEDO

Another blog post coming today!  I am working on getting back on track with the blog while I have some down time while correcting and marking quarantine assignments. I am sharing this outfit which I describe as a Canadian tuxedo which for me it is a classic but this spring seems to be a trend….

HOW TO TAKE GOOD CARE OF YOUR FEET WHEN WEARING HEELS

More fashion tips, this time related to your feet, especially if you love wearing stilettos. If you like to dance the night away in your high heels, here you have the solution. As you know I can´t wear heels and sometimes I can resist the temptation of using them -even the shoes are not high…