Favorite Summer Indulgences From Stacey Bewkes

July 31, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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As we are now in the throes of summer, we’ve asked several accomplished women of style whom we admire to come up with their Sweet Summer Indulgences for the season. This week we invited Stacey Bewkes—Founder of Quintessence, a luxury lifestyle blog.

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Fashion Friday: The Summer Tote

July 24, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Why do we adore these oversized yet surprisingly lightweight, roomy yet classy, durable yet chic, numbers so much? Mostly because they can hold all the warm-weather essentials we need.

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Artist and Designer Susan Ritter Finds Beauty in the Natural World

July 17, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Susan Ritter’s artistry is evident. She has taken three dissimilar stones and framed them aesthetically to enhance each as well as the combination. What an eye.

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Fashion Friday: Fade to Black in Summer

July 10, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Black in the summer is mostly thought of as a fashion don’t. The reason, of course, has nothing to do with fashion but with science—dark colors hold heat because they absorb light. But science shouldn’t keep you from wearing black altogether. The key is to wear black in breathable and light fabrics that keep you cool instead of increase your body temperature.

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Fashion Friday: The Maxi Dress

June 26, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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The Maxi Dress is a staple for the summer wardrobe with its cool and free-flowing billowing shape, long, full-tiered skirt, and ankle-grazing length.

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Fashion Friday: The Summer Statement Necklace

June 19, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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In this week’s Fashion Friday, we’re sharing with you our best picks for the bold, eye-catching summer statement necklace that adds a splash of color to your outfits, shows a bit of bling, and glams you up for the summer parties.

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Gifts for Our Fathers—A Personal Touch

June 12, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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We are thinking of Father’s Day gifts that exemplify a personal touch, a thoughtful act, an embrace of the essence of who these men are.

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Fashion Friday: When in Rome . . .

June 5, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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From fine cotton shirts, white maxi-dresses, and linen caftans to lace espadrilles, here are some of the classic Italian summer fashion staples that translate to any culture as a sophisticated and refined aesthetic.

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Fashion Friday: The Summer Sandal

May 29, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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What better way to free those feet (other than going barefoot, of course) than in a light, comfortable, and luxurious summer sandal? It’s a chic warm-weather mainstay, and with some expert curating it can be refined enough for work as well as transition into an effortless, casual option for weekends.

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Fashion Friday: That Linen Feeling

May 22, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Linen has become many things to modern fashion—a summer tradition, breathable and lustrous, casual yet refined, and cool and chic.

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Fashion Friday: Summer White

May 15, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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While many of us regard white as a basic addition to any wardrobe, the summer white has the uncanny ability to function as a knockout style, as the ultimate desk-to-dinner piece, or as the epitome of summery-sweet.

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Gifts for Our Mothers—a Personal Touch

May 8, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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This Mother’s Day we are thinking of gifts that exemplify a personal touch, a thoughtful act, an embrace of the essence of who these women are.

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Fashion Friday: Dresses by Tadashi Shoji

May 1, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Earlier this week, First Lady Michelle Obama paid tribute to Japanese-born designer Tadashi Shoji at the White House dinner for Japan by wearing a stunning rich purple gown. The first lady’s choice is a serendipitous and timely one, for Shoji offers some beautiful options for the mothers in our lives.

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Fashion Friday: Hats for Spring

April 24, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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“A hat is to be stylish in, to glow under, to flirt beneath, to make all others seem jealous over and to make all men feel masculine about. A piece of magic is a hat.”

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Fashion Friday: Must-Have Fashion Apps

April 17, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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From apps that show you what’s trending daily to those that help you transform a runway ensemble into your own to apps that help you to be a smarter and savvier shopper to those that will get your closet organized (fingers crossed) and to those that will keep you updated on the latest fashion language, we’ve got you covered.

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