The First Rule of Muse du Jour is…

The First Rule of Muse du Jour is…

    Charm The world exists most beautifully with a balance of law and order and personal creative expression.  This fine balance is what I call charm. And everyone must have it in one form or another. Charm is the beautiful concoction of social manners,...
Don’t Force It

Don’t Force It

Rain all weekend.  Plenty of time to make some magique. I was low on supplies…meaning I had a lot of a little of this and a little of that. I really didn’t want to, but I ended up shopping for more supplies.  Without thinking much about it, the girl at the...

Lost and Found: The New

I was in search of… and then I found… The New. Embarrassingly, I’ve had the same hairstyle (more or less) for about 8 or 9 years.  I rarely gave it more than a few thoughts.  I was comfortable and satisfied as it was familiar and fine. When I did...
Wacky Week? Well, just LEAP Out!

Wacky Week? Well, just LEAP Out!

Bonjour lovelies! Here is the Friday afternoon  recap of my 3/4/2015 work week:   Good thing 2/29 only comes around once every four years, RIGHT?  The good news is that, as usual, everything always works out with patience, perseverance, and some POP of style…...
death-warmed-over vs. zombie chic

death-warmed-over vs. zombie chic

I tried. Tried to get rid of wearing nude lipstick.  Again.  Eight years ago *ahem* I only wore nude lips.  It made me feel understatedly chic. How could I resist: besides wearing like-silky-skin-Shu Uemura colors, I wore NARS Honolulu Honey, Barbarella, Belle Du...