Scarves

Scarves don’t just keep your neck warm, they’re a great way to add interest and style to your look. How to tie scarves, how to coordinate with your clothing and accessories. Best scarves for travel.

Summer Solstice Serendipities

It’s pretty obvious to une femme that retailers are a bit nervous, as evidenced by the ubiquitous sales, and not just on dated merchandise. Banana…

Foulard de la semaine

Another warm weather scarf option. Silk plissé (pleated) scarf, worn as a necklace. (Thanks again to Audi in comments whose suggestion for correcting the color…

Foulard de la semaine

Oui, Virginia, you really can wear scarves when the weather gets warmer. This is a “Liberty of London” very sheer silk scarf, probably at least…

Foulard de la semaine

This is the same scarf that I wore knotted a couple of weeks ago. This time I crossed the ends through a Chain d’ancre scarf…

Foulard de la semaine

“Jardins d’Hiver” scarf with scarf ring. Jacket is J.Crew navy linen, purchased recently. Because the collar has ruching detail, I wanted to keep the scarf…

Embracing Your Inner Bourgeois*

Or, What’s So Bad About Looking Respectable?*Title inspired from this comment from materfamilias on her post here, (responding to comments from the Scarves discussion at…

Foulard de la semaine

This is a smaller (70cm x 70cm) silk square. Fold diagonally into an oblong shape, then tie a knot in the center, and one on…

Foulard de la semaine

Moreton Bay Fig Morris Happy May Day! Back in my Morris Dancing days I would have been lacing up my bells about now to dance…

Rethinking Pink

If you aren’t watching the Battlestar Gallactica series on the Sci-Fi Channel, you should be. BG has some of the strongest, most developed and interesting…