Last week we had a lot of fun with the bare one or two-shoulder neckline, and we thought it was a great warm-up for the strapless neckline. No definition necessary on this one - bare shoulders, bare arms, no sleeves, no straps - ta-da! Strapless! Here are a few thought-starters. Looking forward to your contributions.… Continue reading Spam the Neckline – Strapless
For our purposes, we have defined off-the-shoulder as a bodice or shirt that exposes one or two shoulders, while still having some type of sleeve or shoulder strap. That expands our category a bit and provides us with more opportunities for fun. Crown Princess Mary has excellent shoulders, and she has given us a few… Continue reading Spam the Neckline – Off-the-Shoulder
Or Trouser Suit. Trouserpant suit. Whatever you prefer. This is a complete change in plans. The original post on the schedule was spamming turtlenecks, and we'll get to it, I promise. Today, however, turtlenecks are too hot to contemplate *and* Crown Princess Mary recently wore a most excellent ensemble. Off we go into the royal… Continue reading Spam the Royal Lady Pantsuit
Note: Since we have the Cambridge Open Post, a new(er) Bits, and are celebrating Queen Victoria's birthday today, we are pushing this week’s Bits to the middle of the week. Queen Victoria, who was born on this day in 1819, had 42 grandchildren, 22 of them granddaughters. Among the girls there were four who became… Continue reading Spam the Granddaughters – Queen Victoria’s Birthday
I refuse to use the term p**** bow, and in any event, you shouldn't restrict yourself to those. All bows at the neckline are welcome. We aren't going to provide a definition because if you don't know what a bow is I wonder why you would be frequenting a fashion blog ; ). Some examples… Continue reading Spam the Neckline – Bows. Lots of Bows.