The Unblog is a series of musings, thoughts philosophies, reflections, ruminations and introspections. They make up the process of my life as I meander through the days and nights. Enjoy them and adopt them if you please.
The colour blue looks different every time.
People who need to wear items with massive initials that belong to someone else and not to themselves bore me. I like the celebration of individuality.
Elegance is not formality.
The modern women is strong but feminine, independent but caring. That's the woman I'm designing for.
Black and white are good. Add a little colour and it's better.
Being chained to the sameness in fashion is for insecure people. I like what's fresh.
To be modern is to appreciate the historic.
Woman, passion, and the art of living. There's no longer a need to put a lid on it.
I like the idea of combining elements that don’t ordinarily appear together. It’s not strange, it’s beautiful.
If life is a journey, I prefer the scenic route.
At one time women weren't allowed to study, learn or participate. There was a lot of fear around back then.
Large handbags are best for a woman with a baby or a business.
Clothing and men should be comfortable, flattering and quiet. Accessories should do the talking.
Exotic is different in every country.
Dressing for yourself and not for someone else is one of the least stressful things you can do.
Every few years I have an identity crisis and then I emerge with a great new idea.
Items which are mass produced have left the art form behind.
Birds always have someplace they seem to need to go. I'd like to be a bird.
The biggest fish in the pond is usually the one that gets caught.
In my poor days I always make sure to drink my beer in a champagne flute. It makes me feel more elegant.
Every generation has it's own brand of sexiness.
Once you learn to be glamorous it's like learning to ride a bike. You don't forget.
My first perfume is not my last perfume. There are plenty of flowers in the garden.
I wish men would just speak up...
To be fashionable is good. To be stylish is better.
The redder the lipstick, the wilder the woman.
To be is good. To do is better.
People are living longer now. That means we'll need more handbags.
Just because I like you doesn't mean I want to kiss you.
Wearing perfume to bed is what sexy women do.
Some people are fearful around passionate women.
Mice have a lot of power.
All plants are beautiful in the garden. Even the weeds.
If you can read, you can cook.
Everything we buy should mentally take us to a place where wonderful things could happen to us.
Everything old was new once.
Little dogs bite harder than big dogs.
Every face is prettier with the right jewelry.
Sparrows fly better than peacocks.
I find it's best to do things I love most and do well. I realize I can't be good at everything.
Being born rich must be very stressful. Too bad I don't know how that feels.
Squirrels are content with a peanut. Until they try a pecan.
Occasional poverty makes one more interesting.
Buying special things should be less about the acquisition of more stuff and more about experiencing the wonderful.
I love vintage because it's so modern in a swank sort of way.
The simple way of thinking is to categorize people into slots. Age, sex, wealth, interests. Looks like we’re going to need more slots.
The French, simply by nature, know how to turn life into a sensuous adventure. French luxury brands have been created for the rest of us so that we can take a peek into the way they live.
Chic is intellectual.
It's best to learn to enjoy your imperfect self.
No my darling, tattoos do not make you look thinner.
Often you meet persons who you think may be the one(s). Then they speak and it dawns on you that they're just another sign post on the road.
When it comes down to the issues between other couples, I am not entitled to my own opinion.
Strapless bras are a marvel of technology because of how they defy gravity. But only for those who have little to defy.
Every woman should have a variety of lipsticks in her wardrobe. I, for example, have 8 shades of red.
Philosophically speaking, owning fashionable objects assists in enriching your spirit (tell your husband this next time you feel the urge to shop).
Is there anything more wonderful than colour?
Why do I always have to think about stupid things when I have smart things I'd rather think about.
Show me a woman who doesn't feel guilty and I'll show you a man.
A well kept house is a sign of a misspent life.
Expecting life to treat you well is like expecting a raging bull not to charge at you because you are a vegan.
I hate housework. You make the beds, you do the dishes and then six months later you have to start all over again.
The best husband to have is an archaeologist. The older you get the more he is interested in you.