14 Sep 2017
September 14, 2017

Making Mom Proud – Dressing for Travel

September 14, 2017 – Melrose W. Fisher Did your mother ever say to you, “look nice when you travel because you never know who you’re going to run into?”  My brother and I certainly did, and we always heeded Mama’s words of wisdom when it came to things like that. Mama knew best in our.. read more →

06 Apr 2017
April 6, 2017

For the Love of Shoes

Shoe trends seen on the runway during Fashion Week are generally out of reach, unwearable, and downright out-there. We want to talk with you about this season’s footwear trends from a realistic perspective – the trends you will want to wear, and if they are not already in your closet, consider investing in a new pair… read more →

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 →

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 →

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 →