Bill Blass 80s cropped FAB jacket…

Bill Blass 80's cropped jacket.

Can you ever get tired of finding vintage Bill Blass?  The answer is short and to the point - NO. No you can't ever get tired of finding one of America's most beloved fashion designers ever.  I've written hundreds of post about Bill Blass and I'm sure I can write hundreds more. He was all about tailoring and his … [Read more...]

YouTube video of kitten blown away by her own tail…

Kitten playing with her tail.

It's Saturday so why not take a few minutes to enjoy a sweet video to help you start your day...  This adore kitten is just so enamored by the existence of her very own tail. To me kittens and puppies are the most beautiful creatures in the world, well next to baby elephants, giraffes, pigs, pandas and koalas. I'm an … [Read more...]

Halston IV gold caftan 70s bit of fabulous…

Halston IV 70's gold caftan.

I tell everyone that when I get really old I'm going to start wearing caftans with the biggest Philip Johnson round glasses on the planet. So just wait. I love vintage caftans especially Halston ones.  Let me give you a brief history on kaftan or caftan.  The caftan is a simple garment that has been worn for thousands … [Read more...]

Geoffrey Beene 70s dress…

Geoffrey Beene 70s.

Geoffrey Beene was a force to be reckoned with in American fashion in the 60's - 70's & 80's and he did it all standing by one of his favorite motto's "I HATE TRENDS."  I love this about Geoffrey Beene, I love this quote because I'm constantly saying the quote...  I have always hated the word TREND or FAD...just … [Read more...]

Arlo’s Sicilian spaghetti sauce recipe.

Arlo.

  You know how you meet people and you feel you've known them your entire lifetime?  Well that is how I feel about Arlo.  Arlo in my opinion is the best astrologist in the U.S. maybe even the world.  When I say she is good, I mean she is really good.  Here is her website you please click on it and see for … [Read more...]

Getting a colonoscopy is a helpful tip…

Colonoscopy

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...]