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The best spring 2017 trends for women over 50

Spring and summer are here– are you ready? The warmer weather and longer days bring with it a POP of color. This season, there are strong colors and patterns, military inspired details, and shades of pink galore. According to Amy Parker at Amy’s Alley “pastels play importantly into this spring’s color palette and the preppy

The Libbey Dolls: Fashioning the Story

On exhibition until Feb. 12, 2017, the Libbey Dolls, formerly known as the Doucet Dolls, were the product of the World War I aid effort. The porcelain factories at Limoges and Sèvres aided in the recovery by putting wounded soldiers, out-of-work artisans and young men back to work making French novelties. Depicting French style from

It’s the Holidays Fashion: Ideas That Dazzle

by Pat Nowak In November the parties begin – the get togethers to cheer on your favorite team, the company holiday party, gatherings at the neighbors and other celebrations – everyone wants to be dazzling. In 2016 women have many options but make sure you know the dress code for the evening before making your grand

Style Tips for Swimwear

Oh No – Summer’s Here by Pat Nowak Most women in our image conscious society are concerned about their bodies. When bathing suit season arrives, panic can ensue. Now, at the beginning of June, with summer arriving and with those winter pounds still hanging around, some feel it is time for concern.  But this year’s