Saturday, June 26, 2010

The Gipsy Queen of Frazier Avenue

dress: American Eagle
half sleeve cardigan: Target
mask: Blue Skies
One of many styles available from Blue Skies, her
Victorian mask is a facsimile of Madame Tussaud's
The Gipsy Queen.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Peachtree Road, Atlanta

An heirloom cross, chalk stripe jacket by Ted Baker
of London and paisley print make an anglophilic
statement in Buckhead. Martini's collar comes from
Dixie Dog Wear.

Saturday, June 19, 2010

On Williams Street

It was in winter that this fellow first appeared on
The Chattanoogan. His pared-down-for-summer
look is no less well considered. Today he chose a
classic Pearl Snap shirt and sneakers by Alife.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

On Frazier Avenue

Her frock by Isaac Mizrahi reminded me of all
these great looks from Target, even to the very
first posting.

Blue and White Encore

Soon an anonymous browser's mouse click will be
recorded as the 20,000th viewing of this blog. Who
better to put it over the top than this veteran, whose
first appearance drew four comments?

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Cool Morning

It's a good day that begins with a stylish encounter
before 9am. Hat and laceless Chucks will see him
through the heat later today.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Blues and White

two classic looks obtained from the same palette

Monday, June 14, 2010

A Signature Look

One of the pleasures of 'blogging street styles
is revisiting people. Back in December of 2008,
she was the subject of The Chattanoogan's
17th posting. Today our paths crossed, again. 320
'blog entries later, city cycling remains an important
theme, along with living the mantra: 'reduce, reuse,
recycle'. As before, another pair of much-loved
slippers join an upcycled skirt, this one from LEO.
The bandana favors her coloring, finishes the look
as would a necklace and provides a resting place
for her autoharp pick.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Her Grandmother's Bicycle...

is a proper Peugeot from France.

Bluff View Style

Leopard print meets liriope, which is not a grass
for monkeys but a relative of the lily. She keeps
cool in a blouse by J. Crew.

Saturday, June 12, 2010

In Warehouse Row

shirt: Original Penguin
belt: Patagonia
cords & shoes: Ted Baker

Friday, June 11, 2010

Timeless Looks

Like last week's visitors from Georgia, this
stylish duo kept cool, old school, as temperatures
approached ninety degrees in Chattanooga.

Crafted By Southern Hands

Visit Warehouse Row today at 5pm, when designer
Billy Reid will select both the tunes and the whiskies
for what promises to be a memorable happy hour.
Click here to register for tomorrow morning's
Alabama Chanin workshop.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

On Broad Street

blouse: Forever 21
skirt: WalMart
belt & boots: thrifted
earrings: crafted by a friend

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Save These Dates

Chattanooga, we are in for a treat. Named by GQ "the best new
menswear designer in America", Billy Reid brings not only his
trunk show to Warehouse Row this week. Join him Friday at 5pm
for music and whiskey. Sustainable lifestyles design firm
Alabama Chanin offers a workshop Saturday from 10am 'til noon.
Tanner Hill Gallery will display hand-cranked letterpress art from
Knoxville's Yee-Haw Industries. Sam Beall of Blackberry Farm will
provide the goodies and a cooking demo from 2 'til 4pm Saturday.
Our very own Lisa Norris will display her hand-bound albums in Snap Kids. What a feast for the senses!

Monday, June 7, 2010

Viva Vintage

The world seems to be divided between those
who thrift and those who do not. Lucky is she
who found this red polka dotted dress in Texas
and the crocheted bolero at the local Goodwill.
Even her cruiser came with a past.

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

In 2 North Shore

In 2 Northshore
shirtdress: James Perse
sandals: Sam Edelman