• Fall Staple: Leopard Footwear

    I've never met a leopard print I didn't like.- author unknown
    Now that fall is in full swing (I can't believe that we're already past the middle of September!), I thought I'd share one of my favorite autumn staples with you: the leopard shoe.  If you've been a regular reader here at The Ladies McCann, you'll know how much I love anything leopard....
  • Style Over 50: Diane Sawyer

    Hope changes everything, doesn't it?- Diane Sawyer
    A woman whose style my mom and I have always admired is Diane Sawyer.  At 69, her style is classic and polished whether she's strolling the streets of New York, walking the red carpet or anchoring the nightly news.  She favors timeless pieces like white shirts, pencil skirts and snakeskin heels.  Diane always look...
  • Style Over 50: Carmen Dell’Orefice

    We're all works of art in progress. I'm still figuring out how to do the job, and who I am. - Carmen Dell'Orefice
    Today's Over 50 Style Icon is the gorgeous and famed supermodel Carmen Dell'Orefice.  Today, at age 84, Carmen is known as being the world's oldest working model.  Her stunning grace and incredible silver hair have become...
  • Style Over 50: Meryl Streep

    You don't have to be famous.  You just to have to make your mother and father proud of you.- Meryl Streep
    Even though Meryl Streep is one of the most acclaimed actresses of all time, one of the things we most admire about her is her classic style and relaxed approach to aging.  Meryl is always a fixture on the red...
  • Style Over 50: Carolina Herrera

    Sometimes the simplest things are the most profound.- Carolina Herrera
    Today's Over 50 Style Icon is famed fashion designer Carolina Herrera.  My mom and I just adore her chic and simple style.  At age 76, she is still designing amazing collections and always looks impeccable.  Her signature style usually consists of a crisp white shirt, black midi skirt and her always...
  • Style Over 50: Costanza Pascolato

    I never felt as confident as I did the day I turned 70, it's true.- Costanza Pascolato
    I know I tend to overuse the word 'chic' but it certainly applies to Vogue Brazil contributor Costanza Pascolato.  At 75, she has far more style and panache than most of the young superstar bloggers on the scene.  Costanza was literally born into the fashion...
  • Saint Tropez Style

    Keep smiling- it takes 10 years off!- Jane Birkin
    If you're avid readers here at The Ladies McCann, you'll know how obsessed my mom and I are with European style. And when it comes to summer fashion, the French always get it right with their chic simplicity. Saint Tropez, in the south of France, has got to be about one of...
  • Over 50 Style Icon: Iris Apfel

    Style is attitude, attitude, attitude.- Iris Apfel
    Today's Over 50 Style Icon is the irreverent and always fascinating Iris Apfel. At 93, she has become something of a sensation in the fashion world since her collection of over-the-top and beyond fabulous clothing and accessories appeared in a show at the Met in 2005. Prior to that, she had pretty much been...
  • Jackie O’s Best Summer Looks

    Pearls are always appropriate.- Jackie Kennedy Onassis

    When it comes to summer fashion, I am a true traditionalist at heart.  I love nothing more than a pair of white jeans, black t-shirt and Palm Beach Sandals.  And when it comes to style icons, no one epitomized the look of simplistic summer chic better than Jackie...

  • Summer Style Essentials

    Dear summer, I love you.- author anonymous
    With summer here and in full swing, I thought that it'd be fun to discuss some of my favorite  summer style essentials here on the blog today.  Since I'm more of a fall clothes girl, when it comes to summer style there are really just a few key pieces that I love.  And living...