Safari Style Clothing- The New Chic

Women's Safari clothing by Ralph Lauren Spring 2015 - Monchromatic safari

Women’s Safari clothing by Ralph Lauren Spring 2015


Safari style clothing is far from new but this spring, it’s back in a fresh and modern way. How do you wear it?  Try:

  • Monchromatic safari – all one color or slightly varying shades of one color make a strong and slimming statement.
  • Safari Inspired Clothing with some shine– Safari  has never been so glamorous.
  • Suede safari – This is a new twist to have suede in spring
  • Classic neutrals mixed together (taupe, tan, brown, olive, black)
  • Neutral safari pieces mixed with bold brights like yellow and orange even blue – this makes it fashion forward
  • wide belts

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Vacation Sundresses with Tropical Punch

Dear Deborah,

I’m going on vacation to the Caribbean and I’m looking for a dress that’s fun, tropical and age-appropriate. I want to be able to wear it on my trip, as well as at home in the summer. Thanks, Nicole

Hi Nicole,

A cheery little sundress with some tropical punch is the perfect outfit to make you look hot, hot. hot! Here are a few cute sundresses for women over 40 with a laid back island feel. Continue Reading

What to Pack For a Cruise


Hi Deborah, I love your site! I am going on a  cruise soon and want to bring some shorts. Can you suggest what type of shorts to bring for walking around the ship and going ashore that … Continue Reading

How To Travel In Style

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Has this ever happened to you? You spend so much time packing for your summer vacation to take just the right things, that when it's time to hurry up and get to the airport, you throw on some boring … Continue Reading

What To Wear When Visiting NYC – Part 2

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If you read my recent post on what to wear in New York City,  you got a few ideas on how to dress if you were walking around Central Park or hanging out in Times Square. Since then many of you wrote … Continue Reading

What To Wear (And Not Wear) In NYC

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Jetting off to the Big Apple this summer and fretting about what to wear? Relax. Even though New York is the fashion capital of the world, you don't need to worry about stuffing your suitcase full … Continue Reading

Comfy Travel Shoes With A Touch Of Whimsy


When it comes to travelling, comfy shoes are a must. Sporty sneakers or walking shoes fit the bill, but are usually more practical than stylish. A pair of cute ballet flats or sandals can also work … Continue Reading

3 Must Pack Outfits For Your Summer Beach Vacation

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Whether you are traveling to Cape Cod, Malibu, or Miami Beach a summer trip to the seashore is likely to be on your vacation list at some point. What do you pack for a week in the sand and sun? Here's … Continue Reading

More Options to Wear to The Beach


I recently posted some lovely women's beach cover ups that were all quite different, but beautiful in their own way. It got me thinking how a themed beach look always looks so chic. So I asked … Continue Reading