• What To Wear On Valentine Day For Women Over 40
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    What To Wear On Valentine Day For Women Over 40

    To be honest with you, my late husband and I never celebrated Valentine’s Day. We felt every day was Valentine’s Day for us so there was really no need to fight the crowed or pay ridiculous high price for roses or dinner. We didn’t exchanged gifts either but we did have nice home cooked dinner with a bottle of wine. For this year’s Valentine’s Day, I will be in China with my family to celebrate Chinese New Year. By the way, this year’s Chinese New Year will be on 2/16 and the color for Chinese New Year is RED too! 😉 Although I won’t be celebrating this year’s Valentine’s Day,…

  • Chico’s Reversible Leopard Ruana Looks Round Up
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    Chico’s Reversible Leopard Ruana Looks Round Up

    Chico’s sent this fun ruana to Many bloggers as a holiday present. You might have seen some bloggers you follow wearing it on their blogs or Instagram. I finally got a chance to wear it last weekend. It’s for sure a very vertical piece, reversible with leopard on one side and black on the other. If you have followed me for a while, you will know how much I love leopard. For me, leopard is very classy and iconic which it will never really go out of style. Below are three fabulous bloggers who I have seen wearing the same cape as mine. Love their style very much! The first…

  • Fall Outdoor Activity Attire What To Wear To Cider Mill
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    Fall Outdoor Activity Attire What to Wear to the Cider Mill

    Fall Outdoor Activity Attire What to Wear to the Cider Mill Since I moved to America, my late husband taught me how to drive, how to watch a baseball game, and how to properly attend/host special American holidays, festivals and seasonal activities. For fall, my family always likes to go to the cider mill. This year, my step-daughter and I went to a new one near my house and we loved it. We visited the petting zoo and had very yummy roasted corn, along with the best donuts and cider in town. 🙂 Being a fashion blogger, a very important skill you must possess is knowing how to dress accordingly…

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    Why is Orange Red the New Black?

    Why is orange red the new black My blog name is Color and Grace because I love colors and my name is Grace. I especially love bold and bright solid colors. 😉 So today I am going to talk about my all time favorite color, orange red. There are a lot of people who are afraid of this bold/crazy color. But in fact, a brilliant orange-red color is so ultra gorgeous and flattering on just about everyone. Find the right orange red shade, and you will see yourself glowing. How do you choose the right orange red? Make sure the orange red you choose works for your skin tone. If…

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    Transitioning to Fall With a Fun Patched Denim Jacket

    Transitioning to Fall With a Fun Patched Denim Jacket This morning when I woke up the temperature was 50 degrees. Fall is really coming. Are you the same as me? I don’t really want summer to leave so soon! Not ready to put your pretty summer clothes away? Here is a simple solution. Keep your off-the-shoulder top, your skirts, and whites, but add on a jacket. Just adding this one simple layer instantly makes you look fall ready. But for me, I also don’t like wearing boring clothes. I love to have fun. What would be more fun and universally flattering than a patched denim jacket? I can’t think of…

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    What to Wear When Traveling in Paris | Dress Like a Parisian

    What to Wear When Traveling in Paris | Dress Like a Parisian There are many people who have asked me for advice about what to wear when traveling to Paris since I went there by myself this late June, coming home in early July. One thing I definitely want to tell you, is try to dress like Parisian. I have to say, because I did so, it really helped me fit in so much easier. Everyone was super nice to me and I didn’t encounter any pickpockets at all because I didn’t look like a tourist. Below are a few things you may want to consider before you decide what…

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    Easy Labor Day Outfit—No Labor Required

    Easy Labor Day Outfit—No Labor Required Happy Labor Day guys! I know you are all busy hanging out with your family and friends, so today my post will be short and sweet. I just want to share this simple look for this special day. No matter if you are wine tasting, strolling on the city sidewalk, or hanging out on the beach, this bold boho dress has you covered. The best part? It is so easy to wear and breath, no labor required. 😉 For a Michigander, today usually is the last hot summer day for us, so of course a summery dress is the best choice. Love that yellow…

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    Summer to Fall :: Orange Red Bell Sleeves & Chanel Flats

    Summer to Fall :: Orange Red Bell Sleeves & Chanel Flats Happy Wednesday guys! I am on my way back home from my glamping trip in Canada now. So today’s post will be quite short. Make sure to come back later to read all about my first glamping trip. 😉 I have bought too many black pieces this year and now I feel like I am slowly getting back to my color mode. 😉 Love this orange red and the bell sleeves are very daring. I really love this statement sleeve trend and hope it will stay a little bit longer. If not, I will still wear it and just…

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    A Simple Life is A Happy Life — Back to Basics

    A Simple Life is A Happy Life Back to Basics Happy Monday guys! I know Mondays are hardly ever happy, but I guess we have to make it a great day. 😉 The way I try to make a great day is by reducing any unnecessary stress. For example, what to wear? For a working day, I usually wear very comfy clothes on Mondays and will gradually dress up as the week goes forward, then by Friday, I like to dress down again. 😉 This year, I am all into ‘A Simple Life is A Happy Life.’ I think I am just too tired and still trying to recover. If…

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    Casual Chic:: Off-the-Shoulder Top and Frayed Hem Jeans

    Casual Chic:: Off-the-Shoulder Top and Frayed Hem Jeans Hi guys! Today I am going to keep this post very short. Just want to share an outfit that I like very much this summer. I normally don’t like to wear off-the-shoulder tops, but this one has its own built in layer underneath to hold everything in place. I like when a designer is thinking of the practical little details for a women. This pair of jeans is my new favorite this summer. Very comfy and flattering. Right now is the best time for summer sales, so have fun! Thank you for reading, and if you like what you read, please comment…

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    What to Wear to a Graduation Party

    What to Wear to a Graduation Party I have written one post about this same topic before. You can click here to see one from 2016. Today I am going to just simply touch base on the little black dress. Everybody knows every women should have a little black dress. For me, this linen black dress is the perfect one for summer. It is a very relaxing cut but still flattering. The big flower shows just the right amount of fun and glam. I always stay away from skin tight types of little black dresses. Save it for your date, not this event. 😉 The graduation parties I go to…

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