The Accidental Icon — That’s Not My Age
If ever you need to give your eyes a rest from the usual, look-at-me, street style fashion fandango, click over to Accidental Icon. Lyn Slater is an academic who writes eloquently about creativity and...
How a University Professor Started Her Successful Fashion Blog
Accidental Icon wears a lace-trimmed top, cuffed jeans, statement earrings, printed sneakers, and round sunglasses
Top Five Items 2015
Do you have items in your closet that you would happily wear every day? My top five elements of style for 2015 include the pieces I wear most often and feel most comfortable. The Perfect Tops There are some tops that I do wear almost every day. The tops I get from Covered Perfectly are great to layer over or wear alone since they are long enough to wear with leggings. I love the face-flattering neckline of the Simple Comfort top. Wash, then hang to dry. (Never put in the dryer!) Buy a size…
Accidental Icon: Staycation
Staycation "A vacation that is spent at one's home enjoying all that home and one's home environs have to offer." For various reasons having to do with caregiving responsibilities, Calvin and I were not able to get away this year for our usual summer vacation. Traveling out of the
Meet Lyn Slater - the 63 year old university professor who has become an accidental fashion icon
New Yorker Lyn Slater was an unknown university professor with a penchant for Japanese design until she walked past a fashion show and become a style star.
The Importance of Independence: Linda Rodin
I’ve always found it fascinating that the best ideas always come from a personal need. Linda didn’t find anything satisfying for her skin on the market so she created her own oil, started giving it to friends, and a couple of years later demand was so high she had to open a business. Doesn’t it sound like a dream?? It does, it does. And that�
my life in stripes | Style At A Certain Age
i was going through my photos the other day, and noticed a trend. i like stripes. i like to wear them under a simple sweater. and i own more than one striped tee. here, i’m wearing a tee and shorts i have a striped blazer that i wear with pink. Read More »