This past weekend, it was so warm, we didn’t need sweaters. Or jackets, or anything warm, for that matter! When the light is just right and the air is just a little bit warm, I feel the magic of fall in a different way — it feels like a celebration of color!
This past weekend, we finally pumpkin-patched our way into Halloween, which has become, as Andrew curmudgeonly pointed out, a month-long holiday instead of just one day. I, however, love it. Here’s what I wore to Eckert’s Fun Farm last Saturday.
A color combination that I find works surprisingly well: dusty rose and vermillion. I wore this on a recent visit to the Contemporary Art Museum to see the Kelley Walker exhibit. Aware of all of the recent controversy over this artist’s work (specifically with regard to fear of cultural appropriation of the black community), I tried … Continue reading “Dress That Mama: Dusty Rose & Vermillion”
Ah, October weather is just the best — brisk nights and mornings, clear bright skies in the afternoon, that smell of leaves and spice in the air, it makes me smile all month long! The colors of fall are also all around us — including the goldenrod we see in the fields of wildflowers just … Continue reading “Dress That Mama: Cream & Yellow”
Nashville clothing designer Liz Pape has released her most recent pieces for fall and winter: the Elizabeth Suzann Cold Weather Collection, and it is so good! The design and quality of Pape’s clothing really shines, and I’m a huge fan of the neutral palate this fall. Check out the whole collection here, and read more … Continue reading “Elizabeth Suzann Fall 2016”