The Great White Debate

Black, White & yellow

The great debate. Do you wear white after Labor Day?  Yea or Nay? Fashion experts have debated this topic for many years.  How did it begin?  A little google search told me that basically the high-class women started this rule.  Some say it was to distinguish ‘old money’ from ‘new money’; to set themselves apart.  The ‘old money’ […]

Hello, September!

long tee over tulle with booties and a rockin' handbag

How is it that every year this month sneaks up on me? It’s funny how I both dread this month and yet yearn for it. The kids have to head back to school, and our summer fun comes to an end. But the weather is amazing, the skies are usually bright and sunny, and schedules […]

A Sweet Giveaway!

custom cupcakes from Kelly's Confectionary Creations

People are always happy to see Kelly Richtarich… because she’s the one who brings the treats. She’s the go-to cake girl for Wild Ruffle events, with her biz Kelly’s Confectionary Creations (see the picture below of the awesome screen printed cupcakes she made for our Wild Ruffle/DSW event last week). Today, Kelly’s going to share […]

Wild About Scarves

WR red silky scarf

I am utterly WILD about Scarves! And because I’m WILD about scarves… shopwildruffle.com is having a Flash Sale on all of our scarves!  ONLY $10 each ~NOW through Monday night!!  Get over there first because quantities are limited!  Use the CODE:  WILDABOUT I have been a scarf lover for many many years. I usually wear scarves everyday of the […]

Drink Your Way To Healthier Hair and Nails

one simple step to growing longer, stronger nails

Earlier this year, I was chatting with a friend who mentioned she’d been drinking gelatin for health reasons. And I have to say, I was intrigued. After looking up the many benefits, I knew I had to try it out for myself. It’s all natural – score. Plus, I’m a sucker for anything anti-aging, and […]

Shoes, Shoes & more Shoes; Need I say more?

Black and white

We had the honor of hosting the DSW BTS #minishoelover event last night in Coon Rapids, MN. Here’s what I wore:  Matiko Kinsley Wedge Bootie c/o DSW, Black tuxedo top and H&M pants.   Wow, it was so fun to celebrate SHOES!  Who doesn’t love that? If you didn’t know already, DSW has always had kids shoes online but not […]

Desperation Is…

animal printed top with a classic skirt

Wanna know what desperation looks like? Here’s one fab example. After agreeing to host not one, but TWO events within two days of one another, desperation is realizing that you have lost something that is essential to one of these said events. There are boatloads of prizes being given away at our DSW event tonight, […]

I’m the Cool Mom

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This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Del Monte, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DelMonteBTS  http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” Why is it that the end of the summer gets crazy busy? The exact same days that I’d love to have a magic wand… Slow down time… […]

Get Back To School In Style With DSW (and win $100)!

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We are so thrilled to be hosting a special party for DSW’s Youth and Toddler Back-To-School night at Riverdale Plaza DSW in Coon Rapids, MN (12658 Riverdale Blvd, Coon Rapids, MN 55448)! Keep reading for all the deets, PLUS the chance to win $100 to DSW! On Tuesday, August 26th, from 4-6pm, we’ll be hanging out with […]

Wild About… Our Little Models!

Keds from DSW for back to school

We are so crazy excited to be hosting a huge party for DSW this coming Tues, Aug. 26th from 4-6 at their Coon Rapids location (12658 Riverdale Blvd, Coon Rapids, MN 55448). If you haven’t already entered the drawing to win $100 in gift cards to spend at DSW, pause right now, and get to it! […]