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Sketches of Some Cute Outfits for Summer

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Back in June a number of my readers asked me to suggest some cute outfits for summer. I had all sorts of ideas, but then time got away from me. My children finished the school year and started their vacation. Freelance projects came my way and I juggled work with family outings and road trips. Summer is a busy time, so busy that I took some time off from the blog to refocus my energies. So here we are in August and I am finally answering my reader’s style questions with a few sketches of my favorite summer outfits. Continue Reading →

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Summer Fun: Ideas on how to stay cool and chic in the heat

Summer Fun - The Style Confessions
July is here! It’s time for summer fun. The long days this time of year make it possible to do so much more than usual. Sometimes all that daylight can be a bit overwhelming for me, so I’ve created a list of ideas for things to do, ways to beat the heat and suggestions on how to look fabulous as well. Enjoy! Continue Reading →

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The Pink Dress – A Versatile Wardrobe Staple?

Pink Dress - The Style Confessions

When I think about a pink dress, I don’t immediately think of a wardrobe basic, and yet I can’t tell you how often I reach for this little strapless printed jersey frock. It’s easy to wear and surprisingly goes with just about everything. Continue Reading →

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A Summer Dress in the Fall

Recently I’ve noticed that many of my favorite bloggers have pulled their summer frocks out of the closet to pair them with cozy sweaters and boots. It’s not difficult to see why. As the days get colder, shorter and darker I long for the long, lazy days of summer too. A pretty print dress brings with it a bit of warm-weather nostalgia.  In the meantime I’ll wear this summer dress in the fall and dream of warm weather bliss. Continue Reading →

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Farewell to summer

I look forward to summer all year. The long, relaxed, sunny days go by too quickly. I want to go back to the beach, dig my toes in the sand, and never say goodbye. But I can’t. The kids are back in school. The days get shorter and darker. Life goes on. Continue Reading →

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