Tag Archives: Harlem

A T-shirt Dress with Style

This comfortable T-shirt dress is made byย THREADS 4 THOUGHT,ย an eco-friendly company.ย It’s the comfort of wearing a T-shirt and very stylish. The fun black and white ink splattered print reminds me of Dalmatians. I bought it at DRIZZLE & SHINE in … Continue reading

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The Doors

On the way to Central Park we passed some beautiful painted doors in Harlem where we are staying in a brownstone building. Doors make fantastic backdrops for fashion bloggers. ๐Ÿ™‚ Black and red doors were perfect for my black and … Continue reading

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Roses in Spanish Harlem

We’re in New York City! I wore this dress on the plane. It made me feel like I was back in the 1960s, a time ladies looked like they were on their way to a special event when traveling. Indeed, … Continue reading

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Denim jacket and white jeans

Shopping at Homesense the other day, I couldn’t help noticing that I matched the furniture display, so I asked a shopper to take my photo. Thank you Paul! I’m not the only one who likes wearing a denim jacket with … Continue reading

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What’s black and white and red all over?

Actually, this riddle is best spoken … What’s black and white and READ all over? A newspaper! I’m in NYC again with Jeanofalltrades, wearing my “newspaper” sundress. Great to be back in the Big Apple–black and white and RED apple! … Continue reading

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Shopping in Harlem NYC

While in New York City we stayed in Harlem. No matter what you’ve heard about Harlem in the past and possibly the bad reputation it once had, Harlem has greatly improved: friendly people, lovely shops, flea markets, fine restaurants, Starbucks, … Continue reading

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Two of a Kind: Matching Pink Tops

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When I was a kid, my mom would dress me inย outfits that matched hers. I was her Mini Me. Well, I’ve since developed my own sense of style and prefer a unique look, but we do…

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The Big Apple

What’s better than going to New York City? Going to New York City … TWICE!! This being my second time, I already anticipated the excitement from my first visit. I’m like a kid at Christmastime when I arrive at the … Continue reading

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