Oscar Favorites

My favorite dress at the Oscars was Naomie Harris’s white sequined Calvin Klein dress.  Its unusual shape (a short dress with a sweetheart neckline, cutout under the bust, and train) really stood out.  Raf... read more »


These slides are ten different kinds of fabulous.  With a heart, a rainbow, pearls, tigers, crystals… who would have imagined such awesomeness?  Allessandra Michele, of Gucci, of course.  I want to wear these with... read more »

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I am not normally one for platforms, but Miu Miu shoes frequently take me into new territory.  These platform ballerina espadrilles are the combination of so many things I love right now– pink, ballerina... read more »

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I am getting excited to head to the beach next week– my kids have winter break, and we’re heading to tropical climates.  Living in San Francisco (where it is always temperate, but rarely hot),... read more »

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Golden Goddess

I am still thinking about Beyoncé’s performance at the Grammy’s last night.  I thought it was beautiful and powerful and mesmerizing. It also was timely, in that there is a sense that women are... read more »