Versatile Style by Tracey

Black & White with Stripes too…

Posted on: January 2, 2015

I put on this Calvin Klein t-shirt style dress and instantly thought ,

I have a blank canvas and could layer this up for Winter in so many ways…

I tried a few , but was in a hurry for a meeting, so went with the no fail black & white combo…


I really should do a post on several ways to style this simple but fantastic dress…

Perhaps I should make 2015 the year I add a 3 Ways to Style It feature and live up to my blog title..


I opted for a photo with this little guy as he will be getting packed up tomorrow…

I will miss the the lights outside and the glow of the Christmas tree lights in the den..

I haven’t used my sunlight lamp the entire time the Christmas tree has been up… 

Then again having my children home from college brings a different kind of light to my world!


Any day that I get to wear my black onyx and mother of pearl

ying/yang necklace is s good day..


Last year I would have paired this with a moto jacket,

It’s nice to have the option of this kind of sweater to wear with dresses..

I bought it from Bj’s and the following week bought another one in cobalt…

Grocery shopping is more fun when done at Bj’s…LOL..

Dear Readers, I hope you all have a wonderful weekend.  I’ll be spending mine taking down holiday decor, and watching the Pittsburgh Steelers Play off game,  Football on a SATURDAY!   Going to have to figure out what my Sundays are going to look like when football season ends…A first world problem that isn’t really a problem but an opportunity!  


I am grateful for a chance to dress up today, as I love wearing skirts and dresses and haven’t done so as much lately…I need my friends to come back from their travels… Lol… one is in CA and won’t be back until Feb!  

I am grateful that I still have 8 more days with my kids home!!!!

I am grateful that my oldest is over his flu and came by this afternoon!

I am grateful that my oldest’s first venture into pet ownership is going so well…he has a Green Cheeked Conure and has trained him to poop on command over a trash can, to play dead, and most recently to fetch… 

I am grateful that my sciatica ,which was activated when we were doing a fast walk/run to catch a show at Busch Gardens, was much better today…


4 Responses to "Black & White with Stripes too…"

You look fabulous!

You look cute, Tracey! I like your idea of three ways to style a basic piece. That would be interesting and helpful.

Wow! Another great outfit, Tracey. I really love this cardigan. Really give this look a feminine and dressy touch.

Super cute outfit! Looking good, Tracey!
Dawn Lucy

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