Getting a colonoscopy is a helpful tip…


This very morning I'm getting a colonoscopy and believe it or not I'm actually excited about it.  Ok lets start with explaining what a colonoscopy is.  Colonoscopy is a test that allows your doctor to look at the inner lining of your large intestine (rectum & colon).  The doctor uses a very thin, flexible tube … [Read more...]

Pierre Balmain 80s dress…

Pierre Balmain.

"Good fashion is evolution, not revolution" said Pierre Balmain in 1969.  The haute couturier was then dressing the Queen of Thailand to the royals on the silver screen such as: Marlene Dietrich, Vivien Leigh & Sophia Loren.  He made his debut in 1945 can you believe that?   Vogue trumpeted it as “the excitement of … [Read more...]

Bill Blass 70s vintage gown…

Bill Blass gown.

I don't care how many times I play this same old song about how much I love Bill Blass, I never get tired of it...  Bill Blass  lived and worked at the epicenter of New York society in the seventies, eighties, and nineties.  Many elegant New York society women, including Nan Kempner, Pat Buckley, Brooke Astor, and … [Read more...]

Halston 70s silk polka dot dress…


If I found vintage Halston everyday of the week, I would be one lucky man....  Nobody in their right mind would ever get tired of finding Halston, especially vintage pieces.  He was considered to be one of America's greatest fashion designers of the 20th century.  Believe me I scroll the internet looking at all the … [Read more...]

Lilli Ann 70s dress with ultrasuede trim & belt.

Lilli Ann.

This green vintage Lilli Ann dress with pockets and ultrasuede buttons, trim & belt is right on target for timeless design.  The details of this dress is outstanding and I love the ultrasuede trim, it's so 70s.  Ultrasuede is like one of the best fabrics ever invented, it's perfect for traveling because you don't … [Read more...]

Jerry Silverman & Dior make a great duo…

Jerry Silverman dress with Dior belt.

  I rescued this gorgeous vintage 60s Jerry Silverman silk dress and haven't looked back !  This is another fine example as to what you can discover when you shop second hand for your clothing and by second hand I mean : consignment - thrift - flea market - yard sale & estate sale....  NOT THE MALL. No … [Read more...]