20 Feb 2019
February 20, 2019

Spring 2019 Fashion Trends

Spring is an especially celebrated season for many reasons, including in the fashion industry. Spring is a time for new beginnings and for warming up after a long winter. So, in the spirit of spring, here are the trends from Carlisle and ETCETERA for this year’s upcoming season.   Natural Neutrals In the spring of.. read more →

03 Dec 2018
December 3, 2018

Build Your Footwear Wardrobe for Easy Dressing

Whether you’re a shoe lover or you feel like a misfit when it comes to shoes, one thing is certain: we all wear them. Chances are we need ones we don’t own yet. With lifestyle changes, you could be requiring a different type of shoe. Fashion offers new styles using updated technology. Shoes are a.. read more →

No woman is born knowing how to wear makeup that perfectly complements her outfits. And believe me, there are rules for how it’s done. Now, “rules” imply finite yes and no directions, but I use the term rules more as “guidelines” for how you can look your absolute best. They aren’t meant to be limiting,.. read more →

When it comes to a new fashion season, the thought of shopping for a new wardrobe might be overwhelming. A great alternative is to choose a few new accessories to make your existing wardrobe feel brand new. Here are some ways you can do that. Scarves The newest style in scarves is long, long, long… read more →

Are you ready to try some new things from the fall/winter fashion offerings? Whether you sample one item or several, there are some tantalizing treats to choose from. Here’s a sample menu of what’s available to you. 1. I want to draw your attention to the different shades of green. Are there fifty shades? I.. read more →

25 Sep 2018
September 25, 2018

The Fall Color Trend Report

The fall and winter colors have graced the runways and tried and true fall colors have returned but so have some shocking hues. This fall is about more than the typical neutrals, browns, and olives that we expect. While those are always go–to autumnal colors, we can add in some of the far–from–usual trending colors.. read more →

It seems that 2018 is bringing back denim trends that you have probably already worn in recent years. The last few years of denim trends have featured most tight skinny jeans but if you’re ready for some comfier options, this season is full of them. Retro denim styles are back in full force. You might.. read more →

30 Aug 2018
August 30, 2018

The Jeans Report

One thing we can count on from one fashion season to the next is a report on the latest in jeans. Why is there such a fascination with this iconic clothing item? I’ve dipped into the vault of comments made by designers, celebrities, and models on the subject of jeans. How about this from designer.. read more →

15 Aug 2018
August 15, 2018

Fall Transition: How to Wear Ankle Boots

The seasons are soon to be changing, and there is one versatile piece of footwear that is perfect for the transition into autumn. Ankle boots work perfectly for the in-between weather because they can be worn with dresses, pants and more. Ankle boots make the summer-to-fall wardrobe changeover stylishly seamless. Ankle boots come in all.. read more →

A closet full of clothes and nothing to wear…if this sounds familiar, it may be that you’re in a clothing rut. Instead of shopping for an entirely new wardrobe, get inspired to shop your closet in a few simple steps. It’s super easy to incorporate fresh, new looks with the clothes you already have. First.. read more →