Professional, Smart & Chic – How to Approach the Kendra Scott Color Bar

Kendra Scott Jewelry Color Bar Bracelet Eaarings Necklace

A few weeks ago, I realized my wardrobe was missing purple jewelry. Designing my own on Kendra Scott’s Color Bar immediately came to mind. The Kendra Scott jewelry I own is some of my favorite, so I was sure this would be the right approach. Today’s post profiles the necklace, earrings, and bracelet I made. […]

Smart, Chic & Made in the USA – Blue Summer Jewelry

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Here’s a closer look at the Made in the USA jewelry featured in today’s floral frock post! You can find information about each piece at the end of this post. Turquoise and Crystal Drop Earrings by The Elegant Bead Crystal Gradiant Double Strand Necklace by Peppercotton Abigail Bracelet with tourmaline stones and a flower charm by […]

What to Wear to Summer Weddings & Graduations – Plenty by Tracy Reese Floral Jacquard Dress

Plenty by Tracy Reese Ashley Floral Jacquard Dress - Photo by Megan Weaver #commandress

Something that you’ll love to wear when you’re not in the office. Have you ever noticed that Tracy Reese often calls her ultra-feminine fit and flare dresses frocks? It’s such a nostalgic and romantic word – and it always makes me happy to reminisce about one of my favorite Lady Sybil scenes from Downton Abbey. Is […]

Rest Your Eyes on This – Summer Jewels

Cara Brooch Bracelet - pretty summer embellishments

Jewels and embellishments are ‘trendy’ again this summer – imagine that! Here’s a look at a few of the prettiest shoes, bags and jewelry that have caught my eye this week.  

Dear Commandress – What Does Casual Cocktail Attire Mean?

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Commandress answers readers’ most vexing fashion & style questions. Today’s Commandress post addresses a very timely reader question about what to wear to an upcoming event. Next month, my husband and I are invited to a progressive dinner. The invitation states dress is “casual cocktail attire.” What should I wear? Casual cocktail attire is going […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide Ideas – Gifts for the Mom Who Has Everything, Part II

Barrington Gifts The St. Anne Tote – Monogram Stripe

Today we’re continuing our Mother’s Day Gift Idea series that features a variety of gifts ranging from affordable baubles to luxurious presents. If you are still dithering over what to give your mom for Mother’s Day, today we are presenting four more gift ideas. This gift covers a few bases. Whether mom is a tea drinker […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide Ideas – Kendra Scott Jewelry

Kendra Scott Essie Woven Bracelet in Iridescent Drusy and Rachel Double Ring in Iridescent Viva

Today we’re continuing our Mother’s Day Gift Idea series that features a variety of gifts ranging from affordable baubles to luxurious presents. If you admire Kendra Scott jewelry for yourself or a special mother in your life, this evening is the perfect time to take advantage of the site’s 15% Off Rings & Bracelets sale (Code: […]

Rest Your Eyes on This – Daisy Lace Necklace & Anthropologie Sale

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In “Rest Your Eyes on This,” Commandress takes a mini-vacation to spotlight something that is lovely and delightful – regardless of its practicality or its price. I love whimsical jewelry, and I’ve been admiring this Daisy Lace Necklace for a while. It would be a lovely Mother’s Day gift for a woman who loves to […]

At Ease, Smart & Chic – Summer Favorites – Iridescent Earrings

Summer Favorite - Iridescent Earrings

Something that you’ll love to wear when you’re not in the office. Iridescent earrings have always been one of my favorite summer staples. The designs can range from boho to elegant, but they’re always easy to wear. Today I’m rounding up six favorites with prices ranging from $14 to $125. (1)  Alex and Ani Flame […]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Under $50 – Kendra Scott Jo Bar Stud Earring Set in Mixed Metal

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A work-appropriate look you can get excited about.  A friend recently asked me to recommend a graduation gift for a college senior, and this Kendra Scott Jo Bar Stud Earring Set in Mixed Metal is the first thing that came to mind. This earring set gives you a great jewelry wardrobe that is both office appropriate and a little […]