What to Wear to a Summer BBQ

What to Wear to a Summer BBQ

Memorial Day ushers in the kids’ freedom from school, sandal-wearing weather and the unofficial start of barbecue season. Soon the whole family will be living it up in the great outdoors — or great backyard — grilling, swimming and generally enjoying the warm weather. Strike a balance between carefree and stylish when you plan your…

Matching Espadrilles to Your Outfit

Matching Espadrilles to Your Outfit

If retro is chic, then few shoes are cooler than espadrilles; this versatile footwear traces its history back 700 years, when the people of the Pyrenees Mountains began making them by hand. The characteristic woven footbed and lightweight construction go a long way in keeping the shoe relevant, as does its extreme versatility – depending…

How to Style Slides

How to Style Slides

Call them pool slides, shower slides or just plain slides, this ubiquitous, open-toed sandal has been around for decades – and it’s not going anywhere. While their slip-on appeal, breathability and supreme comfort make them a go-to shoe for dressing down, slides accommodate a surprising amount of savvy looks. Because their inherently simple design flatters…

Spring Sandal Essentials

Spring Sandal Essentials

What’s our favorite thing about spring? New sandals, of course! With warmer weather just around the corner (if it’s not already arrived in your area), we’re previewing the spring sandal essentials to warm up your wardrobe! 1) Spring Sandal Essential: Wedges • Why They’re Hot: Wedges bring the height without the hurt! Give any look a…

Ways to Rock This Year’s Hot Color, Emerald Green

Ways to Rock This Year’s Hot Color, Emerald Green

As Erika mentioned in an earlier post, world-renowned color expert Pantone officially named emerald green its 2013 Color of the Year! Personally, I jumped for joy because that was my high school’s color, and I have years of experience working with the shade. So, here are my five fab ways to incorporate this trend into…