The Styletti


How To Wear a Plaid Shirt if You Tend to Hate Plaid Shirts

Flattering outfit with a plaid shirt

Okay, I can’t take full responsibility for the catchy title. Man Repeller recently published a post on wearing knee-length skirts when you hate them. Knee-length skirts do remind me of high school, but what’s worse in my book are plaid shirts. I won’t go on about how horrible they are. In five words, they make me look boxy. Or one: unflattering! […] Read more…

#OOTN – Our New Wearable Art: Lance Victor Moore Masks

Lance Victor Moore masks

Okay, I’ll admit that this isn’t an everyday look for Mark and I. In fact, it takes a special occasion for us to dress like this. We were so excited to recently purchase these one-of-a-kind examples of wearable art: Lance Victor Moore masks. (Don’t they go well with Mark’s tux and my Valentino gown?) 🙂 When we’re not  attending masquerades, the masks are the perfect […] Read more…

End-Of-Year Sales Haul + 3 Resultant Nuggets of Wisdom

End-of-year sales haul

Let me guess, your pocketbook’s a little lighter this time of year. Well, how’d that happen?! 😉 I know, retailers know exactly how to squeeze out our every last penny during the holidays. But I’m learning (it’s an ongoing process!) that if you play your cards right, you can also make great buys during end-of-year sales. And this […] Read more…

From Wine Tasting in Carmel To Sunset Viewing in Big Sur

wine tasting outfit in Carmel Valley

I’ve never been a huge fan of country western style music or dress. However, I think that this almost Old West-style wine tasting outfit worked out quite well – if I do say myself! 😉 – for a visit to a lovely tasting room in Old West-style Carmel Valley. It also happened to be perfect for catching the sunset that […] Read more…

How to (and How Not To) Wear Converse

How to wear Converse

Chuck Taylors by Converse are the classic sneaker for cool, casual style when combined with the right outfit. It isn’t rocket science to rock them, but I do believe there are ways to – and not to! – wear them. Here are 15 DO’s and DON’Ts based on my experiences observing them on the streets.   1) DON’T… […] Read more…

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