Category Archives: Old Navy

On the Hunt for the January Sales. Get Your Wallets and Lets Go!

There really isn’t much that I need-or want for that matter at the present time.  However, the January Sales always pique my interest because there’s always something that I end up buying. And—the purchases are usually with me for a … Continue reading

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My Wardrobe May Not Be Capsule—But I Have Capsule Brands

One subject that I always seem to be reading about is the “Capsule Wardrobe”.  This wardrobe is built around a few essential, classic and timeless items.  Google this term and you will find hundreds of articles and variations of this … Continue reading

Posted in J. Crew, Longchamp, Nan & Nin, Old Navy, Repetto Ballet Flats, Rondini Sandals | Tagged , , | 27 Comments

What I’m Wearing. The Summer Face. And I’ve Been a Naughty Girl

Things are back to normal. And I have a confession. I’ve been a naughty girl. Since arriving home over three weeks ago, I’ve been petrified to get on the scale. I knew I gained weight over vacation, and then some.  … Continue reading

Posted in e.l.f., J. Crew, Longchamp, Mally Cosmetics, Old Navy, Rondini | Tagged , , , | 36 Comments

How to Wear a Maxi For Women Over 50. Maxi-mizing Your Potential!

Last Friday lent itself well for running errands.  It was sunny and warm but cool air was still dominant. And I was too lazy to shave my legs.  In addition, I didn’t feel like wearing jeans or pants.  Basically, I … Continue reading

Posted in Ann Taylor Loft, Bass, Crown Vintage, Cynthia Rowley, Dressing for Mature Women, Fashion, J. Crew, Kooba, Lilly Pulitzer, Longchamp, Maxi Dresses for Women over 50, Nat & Nin, Old Navy, Over 50 Fashions, Rondini Sandals, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 55 Comments

This Old Lady Rocks It To The Maxi!

Sometimes it’s just so hard to follow fashion trends! That is, if you are *cough* older, it can be! Seriously. I am of the “hot pants” and “micro mini” generation. A double treat. Hot pants WITH a Maxi Coat! I … Continue reading

Posted in J. Crew, Maxi Skirt and dress styling. Dressing for women over 50 years old. Rachel Zoe. Lilly for Target. Lilly Pulitzer, Old Navy, Target, Uniqlo | 1 Comment

The Lost Weekend Chronicles. Part Two–Sick With Cinderella on Saturday A Bit of Shopping on Sunday!

As usual, it’s always great when any of the kids come home for a weekend. Such was the case when Oona came home from New York on Friday evening with Bonaparte and me. She’s been working so hard and she … Continue reading

Posted in Bates Family, Burl Ives. Lavender Blue, Cinderella 2015; Cate Blanchett, Duggars, Feminists, Fragonard, Helena Bonham Carter, Ikea, Old Navy | 3 Comments

Mundane Mid-Week Musings…..

Ouch…Day after St. Patrick’s Day. My memory goes back to those fun times of waking up on March 18th in desperate need for the perfect hangover breakfast. A greasy fried egg, bacon and cheese on a sesame bagel only  too  be washed … Continue reading

Posted in Bed Bath & Beyond, Costco, Gap, hair styles for older women, Home Goods, Monochromatic dressing. Fashion for older women, Old Navy, Ometelle Norvegienne, Target | 4 Comments