A daily chat between girlfriends for inspiration, encouragement and guidance to promote joyful aging while wearing strength, confidence, and head-turning, personal style.

Apr 18, 2012

With Signature Style in Mind....


What girl doesn't love a $5 pair of red shoes!!
As I recently told you, I will be a monthly shopper for Goodwill of San Antonio.  I shop…they provide…I blog about it!  How much fun is that?



But, I do want to keep my personal/signature style in mind.  As always, I will shop with my foundational five in hand.  If you would like to refresh your memory about the Foundational Five, you can do so here:
Basically, these are the five messages I want to communicate with my style:



 1.  Strong...Does the piece give me a feeling of strength...in charge...professional success?
2.  Class...Do I feel classy, chic, dignified?
3.  Creative...Is there a creative touch to what I am doing that is unique to my artsy side?
4. Youthful....Do I feel "young at heart" in the look in an appropriate manner?
5.  Fitted....Does it fit my body in a fabulous way...not too tight...not too big?

I have worked to create a wardrobe of predominantly separates.  By doing this, I can fashion an endless amount of styles and never feel like I repeat an outfit! Currently, Goodwill has me in search of a Fiesta-look for San Antonio.  So, here I go on the hunt of something with color, warm weather, and fun in mind.  You will be able to see on Monday what I purchased for the Fiesta-look.

What would you wear to an outdoor event this time of year...especially if you want to look fabulous?


Jacket: Chicos
Blouse and Skirt: Lane Bryant
 Seychilles Flats: Marshalls
Bracelet: Langford Market
Psst...make sure you enter the Soft Surroundings giveaway..just click on the link in the column to your right!
HAPPY WEDNESDAY!!!

10 comments:

  1. You are always so gorgeous, Pam. I love the advice here and I do believe that I enjoy wearing cloths that FIT MY BODY just a tad larger so that I don't appear to be showing my curves......I like to be CLASSY and not BRASSY in trying too hard. Class comes with a subdued charm.

    HAPPY DAY! Anita

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  2. Sounds like a fun opportunity Pam...go you! You are going to rock it!!!

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  3. What a fun job you have with Goodwill, Pam! They chose the right person to help promote their fashion-focus. You look great, have a wonderful Wednesday : >

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  4. What a great opportunity! Those red pumps are fabulous!

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  5. What an awesome "job" for Goodwill!! I ADORE that jacket--unique, interesting yet classy!!

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  6. Love the red shoes, but want that jacket.

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  7. the best jacket,ever!!!! Our Goodwill's won't even allow photos in their stores! Peeps in the south are always so friendly and the fast food is always fresh,too!
    hugs
    reva

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  8. Love your style. This is a great outfit. Did you buy those red pumps? They're great.

    xo,
    Tracy

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  9. What a fabulous jacket!! The prints are so unique and vibrant in color...you could do so much with this jacket.
    I would wear a cool white linen cargo pants, an orange t-shirt, and your jacket to an outdoor event!
    Have a wonderful weekend Pam!

    Jeannie

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  10. I love the Chico's jacket--it definitely fits the creative criteria! Can't wait to see your thrifted Fiesta look.

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