Small Town Simple

The Simplicity Adventures of a Mother and Daughter

“The Lost Art of Dress”

There is no denying that clothes say a lot about us.  They make a first impression.  They say whether or not we respect ourselves.  They describe our personalities.  The flip side is that retailers work very hard to convince us that we need to buy lots of cheaply priced clothing so they can stay in business.  […]

The Ultimate Sophistication

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”  Leonardo da Vinci My niece, Kelli, came across da Vinci’s quote on a picture the other day and she sent it to me.   It is such a simple quote, an oft repeated quote, and a very true statement.  Have you ever been in someone’s home that is so heavily filled up or decorated (that […]

My Winter Wardrobe

“Simplicity is the ultimate form of sophistication.” Leonardo da Vinci Another 3 month period, another capsule wardrobe.  I really think I am beginning to find my stride with my wardrobe.  Certain pieces work better than others and I continue to get more creative with what I put together and what I hope is a little […]