The Blue Gardenia

Channeling Catherine: Her haute couture version of tuxedo style. March 26, 2011 15:44 2 Comments

Deneuve-ysltux Deneuve-colehaantux Dashing and legendary designer on your arm and on your label: Desirable.

Cole Haan peep-toe heels at Staple.

Girls-will-be-boys sexy tuxedo with satin lapels: Necessary.

Vogue Paris Original 2360, designed by Yves Saint Laurent, copyright 1999: Must.


Channeling Catherine: A lively interpretation of the shirtdress. September 5, 2010 11:45 2 Comments

Catherine_deneuve_rosePatience for paparazzi: Wise.

Floral shirtdress: Vibrant.

Your own rose: Compliment.

Simplicity 5822, a Mad Men riff on the shirtdress: Fun.


Channeling Catherine: Be a strong yet gentle dance partner. August 22, 2010 19:18


Care and concern for your dance partner: Desirable.

Pesky paparazzi: Nuisance.

Black silk charmeuse at Gorgeous Fabrics: Beautiful.

Simplicity 5611, copyright 1973: Beneficial.