The Love Affair With Haute Couture

The Love Affair With Haute Couture Written By Melissa Marie As a young teen, I remember dreaming of the day I would finally get to buy haute couture clothing right off of the runway. Clothes that are hand sewn, made with art visionary in mind. I poured over fashion magazines (pre-internet accessibility) and cut out […]

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Fashioning Time By Your Own Rules

Grandfather Time, you have to respect him. He has no boundaries and bows to no human or living thing. He is relentless,  and he will pass by when you want him to stay and when you wish he would go away he seems to linger. Ah, time, you can’t bottle it, stop or rush it, […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.5: The Weekly Quirky Journal

Quote Of The Week   Two things I Have Learned This Week  Memories are made when we open intentionally stop for a moment and cherish the life around us.   2. Fashioning your life is much harder than fashioning a wardrobe, but looking beautiful while working in the midst of your troubles is a game […]

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The Fashioned Woman’s Journey

It has been two months of bed rest and no driving of my vehicle. This means limited amount of time shopping, going out with friends or swinging by my favorite stores to pop in and get some retail therapy. Every trip out of the house is assisted with driving and is mapped out and even […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.4: The Weekly Quirky Journal

  Two Things That I Have Learned This Week I know Memorial weekend has passed ( May 28,2018) but I have this sense of responsibility to those that lost their lives for our young country. I love this country that I was born into but have never paid the ultimate price for that love. The […]

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Summer Edition: How To Successfully Travel With A Chronic Illness

Summer is here! Well, technically in two weeks, but where I am in  South/Central Texas the weather is full swing into the heat. For most people, I hope that includes you, summer means they will be headed out for a vacation! Wherever you are headed on vacation this season, traveling with a chronic illness or […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.3

Sunrise Weekender V.3 Written by Melissa Marie Hello Friends! Welcome back to a Sunrise Weekender! Summer is here and I could not be more excited about the heat! We live in South/Central Texas where the humidity kicks up like a steaming kettle and it is my kind of thing. We had a nice transition with […]

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The Fashionable Woman Who Never Left

The Fashionable Woman Who Never Left Dedicated To My Ma. Written By Melissa Marie It all started when you found out you were pregnant with the oops ( me). The unplanned child who wrecked your young career plans. I’m sure you were scared, being that you already had two other toddlers to raise with Dad. I […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.2

Two Things I have Learned This Week: Lifestyle choices are perspective based as much as it is a reality. For example, I’m creating a life of more intentional life choices that help me to dress better, be greater and work harder. But I am not these things if I don’t believe that I look great […]

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Fashioned Fighter’s Playlist

Ever just need a playlist that says, It’s going to be okay, you’ve got this, and to remind you to get up stronger? There is even some happy music to be the sugar sprinkled on top of your latte. Fighter’s Club ain’t easy but music helps! Put it on and hold your head up high Fashioned Fighters! Cry […]

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