RAINY DAYS

The title of an old song inspired me when looking for a heading for the post. The song performed by Ja Rule and Mary J. Blige was my students´favorite when I worked as a Visiting Teacher in USA. So this is a happy homage to those I had the pleasure to have in my classes…

FAIRY QUEEN

More and more dusty pink. This time something I have been resisting for a long time, a tulle maxi skirt. It is so sweet and girly that when I saw this cutie I could not pass without trying it on. And once I did, I realized it was not a bad idea to keep it…

RED AND GREY

So far my combinations were made of grey and pink but today I have changed my mind and we have charcoal grey with red. The base is one of my favourite dresses at the moment: a fit and flare red scuba dress by Society + which I got last Christmas but I had not the…

SILVER LADY

After Christmas and before Valentine´s Day people think there is no place for glamorous looks; maybe this was in the past because nowdays there are as many choices as we want since dressing codes are more flexible. For an exhibition opening which was an evening event I decided to rescue one of my  old  party…

WARM GRAY (V)

Contrary to what many people think, plus sized women sometimes look better in fitted styles than in looser ones. And knitted dresses are easy to wear and to style but you have to choose well the one that fits your body shape. To balance my pear shape, I looked for a fitted skirt, but it shouldn’t be too tight so when…

A blush cape

Capes are in trend. I love them as they are versatile and you can dress them up and  down. I got this wonderful piece last summer. I have been using it since then and now it is time to be kept in the closet as weather is colder. However in my comeback after being absent for…

WHITES BEFORE AND AFTER LABOUR DAY

En Estados Unidos se celebra el día del Trabajo el primer lunes de septiembre y hay una tradición que incita a no llevar el color blanco después de esa fecha. Motivos tradicionales como la frontera temporal entre el período de vacaciones y la vuelta al trabajo se vieron reforzados por las revistas de moda femeninas…