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A Little Fun with Faux Fur

A Little Fun with Faux Fur

As I write this, it is 96 degrees. The cotton fields down the road from my house are bursting with the fluffy stuff, which usually means it's already somewhat cool outside. But this never-ending summer, it's just another steamy day. Still, how fun to look ahead to...

A New Look for Old Furniture

A New Look for Old Furniture

Like a lot of people, I have had a few old pieces of furniture that I simply can't fit in my house but hate to get rid of. Or, I do want to get rid of, but can't sell, because well, it's out of style or boring. That is the case with this dining set that is in...

It’s Gonna Be A Long Summer…in Skirts

It’s Gonna Be A Long Summer…in Skirts

It's Gonna Be a Long Summer...in Skirts   I love loose dresses and skirts in the summer. Here in Mississippi when June, July, and August hit, sweaty legs are just a fact of life. But a moving around in a maxi skirt is like having your own built-in leg fan. And...

Frugal Fashion: Python and a Pop of Color

Frugal Fashion: Python and a Pop of Color

Frugal Fashion: Python and a Pop of Color I took this look to the Mississippi Gulf Coast recently for a girls' trip to Ocean Springs, and I had to keep up with fashionista Jane Foster of Southern Shine for goodness sake, so it had to have some pop. But the budget was...

It’s Time to Love Yourshelf!

It’s Time to Love Yourshelf!

I know the trend right now is to make every surface in your home white or at least very light, but I crave contrast. Unfortunately, I also have been known to change my mind. (A woman's prerogative, no?) So I found the perfect way to add some drama to our ample...

Well I’ll BEE! I Love This Trend.

Well I’ll BEE! I Love This Trend.

Well, I'll BEE! I Love This Trend! Have you heard the buzz? Bees are everywhere in fashion this spring, and I apparently can't get enough. I bought these items without even realizing a pattern (or obsession maybe?) was developing. This trend may fly away soon, but I...