Ever since I can remember I have loved dressing up. I spent hour upon hour raiding my mother’s lingerie drawer to dress up like Samantha or Serena (I had a much stronger resemblance to Serena in both colorings and naughtiness) in Bewitched using mom’s negligees.

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Frock My World!

From playing dress up as a child to dressing up for Party Accomplished, go ahead – frock my world!
Here are my top ten favorites…

It all started with being a flower girl in my neighbor’s wedding…

… grew slightly more sophisticated on the love boat (although I… Keep Reading »

Elizabeth Emanuel

Viva the Little Black Dress!

She may have made her name dressing Princess Diana, but Elizabeth Emanuel proved she is still queen of the catwalk!

Check out my interview with the designer at Focus on Style now…. Keep Reading »

The Cupcake Day Of Reckoning

Julie Anne Rhodes in Elizabeth Emanuel
I want to go to cupcake heaven when I die. For now, Sprinkles at 9635 Little Santa Monica Blvd., in Beverly Hills will have to do.

Guinea Pig #1 made the horrendously fatal (to my diet) mistake of mentioning their newest… Keep Reading »

Working the Bosom Bling

Julie Anne Rhodes for Elizabeth Emmanuel

Being the vain creature I am, I was naturally very concerned about the scar that surgery would leave emblazoned across my chest. Weeks were wasted fretting that it might read like a neon sign screaming “past her sell by date!”… Keep Reading »