Tag Archives: Diane Von Furstenberg wrap dress

Diane Von Furstenberg Two-piece Wrap Dress

This vintage dress (made in Italy) has stood the test of time with style and quality. Little did my mom know when she bought it in the ’70s that three generations will be enjoying it for 50 years! This is … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Jeanofalltrades | Tagged , , | 23 Comments

Four Generations of Fashionistas

When I count my blessings, one of my first is my dear mom! It seems like such a long time ago since I felt her loving embrace on Mother’s Day! I treasure the memories, but how I wish I could … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Jeanofalltrades, Memories, Nostalgia, Style Challenge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Memories of 2015. As I look back at 2015, it started off as a good year and a wonderful dance opportunity at the beginning of the year with my beautiful friend, Maggie… And then a trip to Seattle to visit … Continue reading

Posted in Dance, Fashion, Germany, Jeanofalltrades, Memories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Vegan Dinner at Cambridge Mill with DVF

What a special birthday I enjoyed: dinner at the elegant Cambridge Mill Restaurant, sitting at a table overlooking the Grand River, ambiance and wearing my mom’s original Diane Von Furstenberg wrap dress from the 70s. Genuine vintage. This timeless dress … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Jeanofalltrades, jewellery, Memories, Nostalgia, Photography, Plant-based diet, Restaurants, Scenery, Vegetarian/Vegan Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

Happy Mother’s Day

Health and beauty go hand in hand. “Our health is our wealth” is an old adage my mother recited often. My mother was a wonderful inspiration. She was an elegant woman, always fashionable, and meticulous with her appearance; every hair … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Memories, Nostalgia | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

Seattle Space Needle

Wednesday, March 20th is Date Night at the Seattle Space Needle. We had a spectacular time on top of the world in November. As the world revolved around us, we enjoyed a delicious dinner! Jean and I waiting for the … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Restaurants, Scenery, Seattle, Travel, Vegetarian/Vegan Lifestyle | Tagged , , | 13 Comments