18 Mar 2017
March 18, 2017

Give it Up & Mix it Up for Summer

By Melrose W. Fisher March 16, 2017 We all love our leggings. Leggings are great when you’re in need of a comfortable, throw-on, go-on and pull-on bottom that you can easily pair with your favorite tunic, or under a short dress or with that ratty college tee shirt that has seen better days. Sometimes you.. read more →

02 Feb 2017
February 2, 2017

PANTONE Fashion Color Report for Spring 2017

Every year since 2000, Pantone chooses a color that reflects the current cultural climate. This year, Greenery, is the winner signifying beginnings: a fresh New Year; healthier food resolutions and growing vegetarian trends; grass and the outdoors during spring and summer. In conjunction with New york Fashion Week, the Spring 2017 PANTONE FFashionColor Report is published for the fashion.. read more →

06 Jan 2017
January 6, 2017

Bundle Up – Tie the Half-Tie

They’re predicting snow for North Carolina so bundle up! Find yourself a big blanket scarf and we’ll teach you the Half-Tie. Not only will this one accessory keep you warm and cozy all winter long, you’ll also be looking great! These tutorial images from Makeup Tutorials show just how easy it is to create a beautiful.. read more →

17 Nov 2016
November 17, 2016

Tie the French Knot

You know how much we love scarves. They’re such a great accessory. They add a pop of color to that column of black you love to wear. Scarves keep the chill off in a cold conference room and turn a not-so-flattering neckline into a thing of beauty. This week we’re tying the lovely French Knot.. read more →

03 Nov 2016
November 3, 2016

Tie the Layered Scarf Knot

This method of tying your scarf is really perfect for the colder weather. You may already be tying your winter scarf this way. A scarf in a lighter weight with a light jacket would be perfect for our weather here in NC. Find the middle of the scarf and drape it around the neck so.. read more →

27 Oct 2016
October 27, 2016

Tie the Infinity Scarf

Our next scarf tying to practice this season is the Infinity Scarf. You do not need an Infinity Scarf…see the steps to tying an Infinity Scarf; you can use something you already have. And, the wikiHow images are lovely. The Infinity Scarf Step 1: Drape scarf over shoulders so that both ends are equidistant. Step.. read more →

20 Oct 2016
October 20, 2016

Tie the Waterfall Scarf

Scarves can be worn all year-round, but Winter is the perfect season for wearing a scarf and for practicing new ways to tie and wear your scarves. During the next few weeks, we’re going to share with you some ways to tie a scarf. This week we’ll focus on The Waterfall. We found these amazing.. read more →

12 Oct 2016
October 12, 2016

To Wear Hose or Not to Wear Hose

October 12, 2016 Melrose Fisher (With credit to Tracy Varga Group at Pink Suede) I am uncomfortable in dresses without hosiery. Is it ok to wear them now? Or is bare legged still the trend? With cooler weather coming, surely I’ve got to think about comfort, right? Yes, but follow these tips for how to.. read more →

Nordstrom shares this season’s shoe trends (click on the image for more of each style): read more →

29 Sep 2016
September 29, 2016

Rock the Trends for Fall & Winter 2016