Archive for the Investment Fashion Category

Classic…..Or Not!

Classic.....Or Not!

This is another one of my fav subjects, but an encounter with a book of patterns classified as “essentials” got me thinking I needed to update this subject a little.   Classic sometimes gets a beef that it’s boring.   It’s anything but boring.  It’s its own […]

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Inspiration

Inspiration

So where do you get your inspiration?  I get mine usually from my RSS feed or just perusing around the net.  But one thing is for sure, when someone says “classic” I’m all over it in nothing flat.  Actually this didn’t say classic it was more like […]

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Fall is Coming!

….and it’s time to think about clearing out some of the rif-raf out of your closet. I know – it’s hot;  the middle of summer;  you’re headed for vacation (or getting the little kiddos back to school to get your sewing room back), or…… But here’s the […]

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Why Wear The Same Thing?

Why Wear The Same Thing?

I guess this should better be titled: Who Wears The Same Thing?…..because you would be surprised at the list. For a while (here‘s the latest entry into the foray), fashionistas and bloggers have recognized that some very famous, busy, productive and influential folks wear the same thing […]

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I’m really not trying to beat a dead horse….really!

I know this sounds like a broken record, but here I am again with the foreign manufacturing.  There’s been a few articles lately about how manufacturers want to bring back the garment assembly back to the US, but can’t, because they can’t find anyone who sews. This […]

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Good Fashion

Good Fashion

….is like eye candy to me.  One of my all time favs is Rear Window where Edith Head was in her prime. This is pure Edith Head – just gorgeous clothes…that collar is fabulous with that cross blouse under that is so sophisticated, even today this is […]

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Madame Chic has a new fan!!! Moi!

Over on my Facebook page (and I know many of you don’t like the FB thingie, but I do post some shorty jewels over there, and it doesn’t mean you have to troll Facebook to see it, usually a message will go out to you via email), […]

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Dressing investment wise

If you’ve been reading here for a while you know what a proponent of investment dressing I advocate.  It’s uplifting, empowering, long-lasting, easy (once you get in the habit of resisting cheap fashion), and economical, although at first it seems like you’ve gone off a  huge ledge, […]

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