By Kristin Tucker A native of the Midwest, Kristin attended journalism school at UNC-Chapel Hill and has never left the southern part of heaven. She has written for Chapel Hill Magazine as a style editor and keeps busy with non-profit event-planning for several philanthropies.
  • Denim Daze and Beauty Blues

    September 16, 2016 at 9:10 am

    One of this fall’s inspirations is the tried and true blue of denim. Break out your blue jeans Baby! Denim for every day is back but not just for your favorite jeans. Denim dresses, shirts, skirts and jumpers have taken center stage too. The amount of stretch fabric incorporated into denim today makes it more […]

  • Sweet Summer Style 2016

    August 2, 2016 at 12:00 pm

    Tassels and florals and fringe…oh my! And don’t forget lace and rompers and pom-poms too. What a yummy summer it’s been on the fashion front. Here’s a 2016 summer refresher on what to wear right now. The cold shoulder trend still remains huge. Shoulder-baring is sexy without being obvious and stylish chic without being too […]

  • Summer Fun for a Foodie

    June 20, 2016 at 9:15 am

    Time to savor the flavor of summer. Literally! It’s that time of year when many people center their social events on food – cookouts, family reunions, graduation grilling and poolside parties. You name the food-filled event and people gather. And for most folks, food makes us feel better. So it only seems like good sense […]

  • Walking On A Dream…Putting Dreams Into Action!

    May 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm

    Picture this. Fashion from nine area boutiques worn by more than 40 diverse models interspersed with stories and commentary from six powerful women. The numbers are adding up.  Now envision a family friendly event with food trucks, a kid’s zone, a business expo, music and more. There’s something to please everyone! And it’s all happening […]

  • Talk Derby To Me….

    May 6, 2016 at 8:47 am

    My favorite spring sporting event has to be the Kentucky Derby.  What stands out most during this historic horse race is difficult to decide…the sleek and athletic thoroughbreds, the diminutive yet wiry jockeys in their colorful silks, the thrill of the race itself or the chance for a long-shot filly to come from behind and […]

  • Is It Spring Yet?

    March 14, 2016 at 10:00 am

    Spring has sprung! It’s as if someone flipped the switch in the southern part of heaven. Temps are up and flora is blooming. And whether you’re matriculated or not, Spring Break seems like a deserved rite of passage even beyond our school years.  Everybody needs a Spring Break, right? Even if it’s a staycation filled […]

  • Countdown to Kick-Off – Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara

    February 4, 2016 at 9:23 am

    Let me guess. You’ve been invited to a Super Bowl party on Sunday…maybe even more than one. If you’re a Panthers or Broncos fan, then you’re probably going for the game watching and will be glued to the flat screen (or staying home out of superstition). If you’re a big-time NFL fan, but your team […]

  • Winter Wardrobe Staples

    January 22, 2016 at 11:00 am

    You already own them. They’re pretty basic. If you look through your closet, you’ll find plenty of wardrobe staples that will make getting ready 10 times faster this winter. Let’s take inventory. A crisp white shirt should be a staple in everyone’s closet. This classic piece goes with everything and is an easy way to […]

  • ‘Tis The Season to Sparkle & Shine & Share

    December 11, 2015 at 4:31 pm

    Have you made your Holiday lists yet? Time to decide what to give others and of course pen that wishlist for Santa. Many of you ask, “But where do I begin?!” Start by window shopping. It’s fun, festive and free! Plus you will get lots of ideas from all the window displays around town. Let’s […]

  • Game Day Fashion Tips Every Girl Needs to Know

    November 6, 2015 at 2:14 pm

    If you are anything like me, game day gets you excited! Women everywhere try to decide what they are going to wear to the big game. Even those that aren’t headed to the stadium are formulating their attire to watch their team on TV at a favorite sports-viewing hot spot. Some fans seem to think […]

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