Tag Archive | Charming Charlie

A Rad 80s Skirt and a Crop Top

My favorite look of the summer still remains a simple crop top with a fitted or loose, high-waist skirt.  When I want to add a touch of “rad” to my outfit, I shop for a 70s or 80s vintage skirt or dress and add a modern twist to it. One of my favorite shops on Ebay, […]

Playing “Fashion” Tag

Playing “Fashion” Tag

The lovely and ever-so-fashionable Laura from As Time Goes…Buy tagged me in a question/answer fashion tag. I, in turn, pass the fashion tag along to three lovely ladies as I would love to read their answers 😉 One funny and fabulous lady from Cowboys and Crossbones Kari from My Fabulous Frugal Life Karen from The Crumbs of Style Would you […]

Stop Staring! 40’s Inspired Fashion

Today’s post is inspired by women’s retro dresses and my love of the 1940’s era when Rita Hayworth, Betty Grable, Ava Gardner and Susan Hayward ruled the Silver Screen, while most women imitated them, wearing simple, formfitting outfits with matching hats/snoods and gloves. And those hairstyles … to die for! One of my favorite online […]

OOTD: A Leopard Skirt

What is it about leopard print that makes it so appealing? Diane von Furstenberg, one of my all-time favorite designers, has been quoted as saying: “nothing is more feminine and flattering than a leopard print.” The designer actually says she considers leopard a neutral (gotta love that!). When I’m in need of some extra sexiness in my […]