Shop with C2 Style
A short story from a client:
When special events like school auctions approach, I am usually in denial regarding what I’m going to wear. I have a few black dresses, but this time I wanted something more festive. This year, the theme was 007 James Bond. I knew I wanted to wear something fun and special, but I felt uninspired. I also didn’t want to break the bank (it was a fundraiser, after all). What did I do? I called Carolyn Rovner!
For the 50+ woman, projecting her best personal style may be a struggle. The buzz is all about “anti-aging”…particularly in skincare and fashion. Well, I’m “pro-aging”! When you think about it…if you’re not aging, then you’re dead, right? The reality is that while you’re getting older, gravity is taking a toll, “muffin tops” are popping out, and a woman’s internal thermometer may be running on the warm (bordering on the hot and sweaty) side. So, let’s tweak our thinking a bit–perhaps less about looking young, and more about looking appropriate and relevant. Not a problem when the art of dressing a “grown-up” woman is mastered. Some Do’s and Don’ts to consider:
When the temperature rises, staying cool AND looking cute can be a challenge…but not for these ladies! The trick is minimal items of clothing…a sundress (one piece only) with flats or wedges is the perfect hot weather ensemble. Two pieces, like shorts and a loosy-goosy silk top, look HOT when combined with the right accessories—stylish sandals and sunglasses.
What are YOU wearing on a scorching day? Send me your “selfy”!
A summer getaway to Europe is an exciting adventure. However, packing for such a trip can be overwhelming. But, it can be a simple and efficient process that will result in looking sharp and feeling comfortable throughout your travels. Personally, I once toured Austria and Italy for three weeks with only one carry-on bag…and I had 42 outfit combinations that I did not repeat! So, here’s my recommended packing list for a 2-3 week European escape: