Boyer New York Jewelry

Boyer New York Jewelry

Last month Lisa Harris of Boyer New York wrote me a lovely email inviting me to try their line of clip earrings and a few other high-end costume jewelry pieces. So that's exactly what I did. 

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Fashion Friday: Retro '70's Lib

All this talk of platform shoes got me in the mood to go retro this week.

The seventies brought us stronger women through Women's Lib and less structured clothing via the likes of Halston and Diane Von Furstenberg, to name a few. It also ushered in the leisure suit and Disco - but I prefer to focus on the positive influences of the era. This set pulls together a romantic yet sophisticated blue jersey dress with a silver chain accenting, but not cinching, the waist. The dress is the perfect canvas for the accessories I've added. The silk velvet shawl is admittedly too heavy for summer but is ideal for the transition into cooler weather. I couldn't resist pairing this with low-heeled white oxfords and vintage shoulder bag. Both would work beautifully with the blue rolling walker, complete with built-in seat if you need to strike a pose. The earrings, vintage ring, and retro shades round out the nod to a bygone era.

Next week's Fashion Friday will serve as a companion to the weekly post. Both will focus on, what else, shoes!

Spashionistas Wanted

The outfits that I put together for Fashion Friday are based on my BODS profile. Sure, some of the items I use are beyond my price range but I’m certain I can find reasonable equivalents within my budget. I would love the opportunity to put some together for you for the next installment of Fashion Friday. If you’re interested email me with your BODS profile and we’ll make it happen!

Fashion Friday: Push It Real Good

Fashion Friday: Push It Real Good

How about something fun, yet chic and wheelchair-friendly, for Sunday brunch or a matinee? You can't go wrong with a crisp, white pair of Bermuda shorts paired with a smudged, pleated top. If you're able to wear sandals this two-toned braided pair are a definite upgrade from the lowly flip-flop. Add a camel scarf and some bright accessories and you're sure to turn heads - in a good way!