Spring Trends 2016

Spring is here!  Here are a few of my favorite items that are comfortable, basic and on trend.
My short list on Spring Runway Trends 2016
Tops | Off the shoulder,  Victorian style puffy sleeves, lace and prints
Shoes | Casual sneakers, mules, Latin inspired sandals, and booties for the casual practical look,  embellished shoes for when you want to make a statement
Pants | Wide leg cropped pants and low slung pants
Cover Ups | The bomber jacket is in for spring and fall | Lingerie and robe style cover ups
Nails  & Makeup | Toes get bright colors while hands stay neutral | bright lips and electric eyes, sparkles, glitter, dreamy summer skin
Handbags | Saddle shapes, strappy backpacks, half moon cross body
Accessories | Tribal, Mexican and Southwest motifs, floral, elongated earrings, ankle bracelets, patterns, chokers, intricate | NO MATCHY MATCHY
Eyewear | all shapes and sizes from cat to round to oversized, reflective, colorful and ombre lenses, plastic frames | YES MATCHY MATCHY | Match your sunglasses to your outfit

 All Items listed below in GG Picks.

Happy Shopping!

Spring 2016 Basics



Words, Wine and… Me

When I got an invitation on Linked In to be the guest Sommelier on a digital series, I wondered, “Is this for real?” I immediately looked into it to see if it was an authentic show — and the exciting answer was YES! Tara Johnson is the creator and executive producer of this new series about female empowerment, “Words, Wine and Women.”   The show talks to strong, intelligent, modern women as they engage in raw, honest, and often-humorous conversation. Tara explained that the show features a wine-tasting session with its hosts. The guests are a team of five women tasting wine before they get into the other conversational topics. I loved everything about this program — and even offered our restaurant as the backdrop for Season Two.

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