Tag Archives: red dress

My Canada Colours: through the years

Maggie and me I just love my iPhoto feature that pops up and shows movies and memories that make me smile. These are a few of the photos that iPhoto put together for Canada Day through the years. Happy July! … Continue reading

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‘Tis the season to be jolly

Christmas bells are ringing, Christmas carols fill the air and the dazzling lights so pretty everywhere. My Spanish style dress is festive for celebrating the joy of Christmas time. Can be worn off the shoulders. It has a black velvet bodice, red … Continue reading

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Merry and Bright

Nothing says Christmas like red. My LRD was bought several years ago in Florida, made in USA. I wore it recently to a Christmas dinner party, a Christmas luncheon, a Christmas concert and an Old-fashioned Christmas Event with my grandchildren. Cost-per-wear, … Continue reading

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Canada Colours for Canada Day

This red sundress was given to me by my cousin Marion from Germany, when she came for a visit. It belonged to her and she wore it in the ’70s. The petite white flowers and eyelet trim add a nostalgic … Continue reading

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Like Daughter – Like Mother

My daughter Jean inspired me to start blogging, which has been a fashionable and fun hobby. She influenced me to become vegan and I’m healthier and happier for it. She gave me courage to get my ears pierced (I’m very … Continue reading

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Little Red Dress

I believe inside every little girl is a dream to grow up into a princess; to wear an elegant, long gown that has a train which drapes on the stairs as she walks gracefully down a huge circular staircase to … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes

Getting ready for the Red Dress and Tie Gala and Total Woman Fashion Shows was so much fun that I wish every woman could experience it! We were treated like a lady! Schwarzkopf gifted each of us with professional shampoo … Continue reading

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It’s My Party

But I’m not crying! After a fabulous weekend with some fabulous women, I’m celebrating my 61st birthday today–the candle on the cake!! (no icing, please! 😉 ) When I was young, women didn’t tell their ages and if they did … Continue reading

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Little Black Dresses

What a night! The Red Dress and Tie Gala began with us wearing our little black dresses! During the past few weeks we’ve all been working on our dance routines at Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Kitchener. Last night was … Continue reading

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Most Fabulous Women Over 40

In December, I attended a fashion show at the Kitchener City Hall. I entered a contest by filling out an application form and having my picture taken. A few days after New Year, I received a phone call to inform … Continue reading

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