Tag: Nordstrom Anniversary sale

fashion

Hitting a Shopping Home Run

Shopping can be a lot like baseball, you know. Sometimes you strike out. And sometimes you hit a home run. And sometimes you hit that home run without even trying. To do that takes one talented shopper. Or a very …

Read More →
fashion

And Shoppiness Ensued

Earlier this week, I visited my buddy Liz at Nordstrom for a preview of their Anniversary Sale. And let’s just say that “shoppiness ensued.” I love that line from Christopher Brookmyre’s book When the Devil Drives.  The fashion blogosphere has been …

Read More →
fashion

Old Blogger Approved

Have you noticed that for a while, in internet-land, fashion blog post titles which read something like “Six Blogger Approved Ways to Wear Culottes” or “Blogger Approved Denim” were ubiquitous? Well, trust me, they were. Please note the use of …

Read More →
life

Dreaming of the Cool

Our summer heat continues apace, folks. At least here in Ottawa. So tank tops and white jeans, sandals and light dresses are still de rigueur. I don’t think I’ve worn a light jacket, even in the evenings, for weeks and …

Read More →
fashion

Turning Purple… And Grey. Fall Shopping Adventures in July.

Okay, so I’m not really turning purple. But I am turning to purple. Or burgundy, to be more precise, and to grey. After finding myself some sweet deals at Nordstrom’s July “Anniversary Sale,” burgundy and grey, it seems, will be my …

Read More →
fashion

Looking for Fall Fashion Love

For a week or so I’ve been singing (in my head) a country song from the 1980’s… from that truly awful movie, Urban Cowboy, staring John Travolta and Debra Winger.   That was definitely one terrible movie. So cheesy. But, with songs by …

Read More →