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

ROCK THE TRENDS FOR FALL & WINTER 2016 in CARLISLE NEW YORK | CARLISLE COLLECTION | PER SE by CARLISLE | CARLISLE CASHMERE read more →

22 Sep 2016
September 22, 2016

Finding the Right Jean for Your Body Shape

by Melrose W. Fisher September 21, 2016 Fall is that time of year when those of us in the South love wearing our jeans with oversized sweaters and tops. The problem the majority of us have is finding that “right” pair of jeans. You know, the pair that feels awesome and looks fabulous regardless of.. read more →

27 Aug 2016
August 27, 2016

Shape Up and Stand Out!

Shape Up and Stand Out! Melrose Fisher “Muffin top,” “back fat,” “cottage cheese thighs,” “thunder thighs” and the list goes on and on. You know exactly what I’m referring to. Those are negative comments the majority of women make about themselves, especially when shopping for clothes. Lord knows the list grows by leaps and bounds.. read more →

18 Aug 2016
August 18, 2016

Which Colors Will You Be Wearing This Fall?

PANTONE FASHION COLOR REPORT – FALL 2016 Leatrice Eiseman, Exec. Director, Pantone Color Institute August 18, 2016 Fall 2016: A Unity of Strength, Confidence, and Complexity It’s that time again! For Fall 2016, Pantone Institute has revealed a 10-color palette. The desire for tranquility, strength and optimism have inspired a Fall 2016 color palette that.. read more →

  1. STATEMENT FURS – REAL & FAUX, BOLD COLORS & PRINTS 2. RUFFLES 3. SHADES OF TAN – ALL SHADES OF TAN/BROWN 4. SUPER SHINE – METALLICS ESPECIALLY GOLD 5. SHEARLING JACKETS – ESPECIALLY AVIATOR-STYLE JACKETS 6. TURTLENECKS UNDER DRESSES – LONG SLEEVE TOPS UNDER EVEN THE GLITZY DRESSES 7. PLAIDS – A LITTLE.. read more →

by Perrie Samotin Shared by Melrose Risher March 8, 2016 When it comes to fashion tips, it sometimes seems that everyone and their mother (literally!) has tried-and-true style advice they swear by. Some are useful, while others are well, not so much. With that in mind, we’ve culled 101 style tips from the best: designers, lifestyle.. read more →

07 Aug 2015
August 7, 2015

OFFICE ELEGANT . . . Magic with Separates

Written by my Etcetera colleague Barbara Bisel. Dressing for success in Fall 2015 means different things to different women. While some work environments call for a dressed-up-matching-suit look, many, if not most workplaces call for a more relaxed ensemble. Nonetheless, the suits our designers have created this season are anything but staid. Owning any one.. read more →