“Look at you,” my friend at work said, “I love your outfit!”
I looked down at myself to refresh my memory about what I was wearing. I had on a bright fuchsia sheath dress paired with skyscraper turquoise shoes.
“Thanks! Could you believe I have had this dress for forever?”
From across the room one of the guys glanced at me and commented, “Yeah, I can believe it… those colors are so 80’s.”
Before I could utter a word, my friend interjected coming to my defense, “Men! You know nothing! She is totally in style… She’s color blocked.”
I am not conventional…. But you probably know that already….
I like to keep up with the latest styles. But I don’t pick up on the trends in conventional ways. I don’t scour over pages of fashion magazines or check out fashion sites on the internet.
I people watch and window shop. I love to get inspiration from others – good and bad. And I love to meander through stores and pick up on the latest trends by seeing what the stores are showing, to get ideas on how to spice up my look – even including mixing and matching new pieces with old.
What are your favorite resources for inspiration on style, fashion, beauty and living life well?
Latest posts by Hilary Grossman (see all)
- Not better with age…. - March 30, 2015
- FOLLOW FRIDAY FOUR FILL IN FUN BLOG HOP – WEEK 206 - March 26, 2015
- the right decision… - March 26, 2015