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October 2019

Ruti Fashion Show

October 29, 2019

My readers know I’m a big fan of the designer Ruti, so I was super excited when I got to go to the runway show recently and actually got to meet the designer herself!

With Ruti Zisser at Ruti Headquarters in Belmont, California.

Ruti stole my sartorial heart with her inspirational yet wearable clothing, just right for the grown up cool girl.

Ruti grown up cool girl style fall 2019


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Anne Klein Ventura x Zappos

October 24, 2019

Thanks to Zappos for sponsoring this post.

I’ve been concentrating on filling my closet with everyday shoes, but sometimes a fashionista just needs something sexy and fabulous on her feet!  I think these beautiful Anne Klein Ventura platform sandals are just the thing, don’t you?!


Anne Klein Ventura Snakeskin Platform Sandals


Though of course I won’t be wearing these fab heels for a day of teaching on my feet.  However, at 4 1/4 sexy inches, they are surprisingly comfortable, thanks to dual foam layers for cushion and shock absorption, as well as a durable rubber sole with superior traction!  I will be wearing them on a dance floor soon for sure!


fall footwear update from Anne Klein at Zappos


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Afffair at NYFW

October 22, 2019

I decided to end my New York Fashion Week coverage with my first show of the season.  I had just flown in Thursday evening and only had time to change, grab a snack, and head off for my first show.  This season, I started with Afffair, a collection evening wear, full of glamorous details!


Afffair SS20 NYFW


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Chunky Sneakers for Fall

October 18, 2019

Are you enjoying the chunky sneaker trend? I wasn’t sure if it was really my style. I tend toward classic Converse and Vans, but I have to admit that these Heritage D’Lites that Skechers sent me have won me over!  They’re so fun!

Skechers Heritage D'Lite Sneakers for fall 2019


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Damo Wang SS20 at NYFW

October 15, 2019

Another fab New York Fashion Week show that I got to go to was Damo Wang.

I had been following this designer on Instagram and was especially curious to see the show!

Damo Wang SS2020

I’m loving this cool red and white polka dot outfit with the white booties.

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Vionic Footwear – Orthopedic Feel without the Orthopedic Look!

October 10, 2019

As a style blogger who wants to look good AND a teacher who needs comfort for long days on her feet, I’m becoming the self-professed queen of comfortable and cute footwear!  Today I’m sharing a brand I haven’t tried before, Vionic! This podiatrist-approved brand uses biomechanical technology to design footwear that works with the way your body and feet actually move.  Made with full contact support and deep cups, Vionic footwear provides your feet all day comfort. In other words, Vionic gives you the orthopedic feel without the orthopedic look!

vionic footwear review


This post is a collaboration with Vionic. All opinions are all my own as always.

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Shirt Tied Around Waist Trend

October 8, 2019

Have you been noticing a lot of shirts tied around waists lately?  Some dresses, skirts, and pants even have a built in “shirt”around the waist!  If you’re not sure about this trend, let me take a minute to try to convince you to try it!

shirt tied around waist trend



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