Seeing Red in the Year of the Monkey!

Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year!

This Monday, February 8, marked the beginning of the Chinese New Year: The Year of Monkey. The Chinese zodiac is represented by 12 animals; the Monkey ranks in 9th place of the 12 animals. A Monkey year happens every 12 years. And 2016 is a Fire Monkey year – which will not be seen again until 2076. People born under the sign of the Monkey are wise, intelligent, confident, charismatic, loyal, inventive, and leaders. You go, Monkeys!

I wish all great fortune this Monkey year!

Photo by Lisa Reznik

 

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Into the Woods …

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Outfit: Rebecca Taylor sweater, Frame Denim jeans, L.L. Bean shoes, Misaharada cap

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The happy blessings of you this New Year

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My New Year's blessing is you

My New Year’s blessing is you – Photo by Patricia Saxton

In this week’s podcast I am easing in to the New Year and celebrating you. Next month is the second anniversary of Turning Fashion Inside Out and being able to talk to you feels like a blessing. I have loved our conversations, and learning about what fashion means to you and its effect on your self image and self esteem. In the New Year, I look forward to bringing you more conversations, more discussions, more opportunities to share.

This video is for you, from one of my son’s favorite movies of 2013: Despicable Me2. The title, of course? HAPPY, by Pharrell Williams. Clap along!

 

 

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