Friday, July 1, 2011


Park Avenue South, NYC

words/images Judith Ecochard

Skinny Jeans, Maxi knits, Cropped denim jackey

$22.80 for jacket

Well Manhattan's loss (or lack of)---seems to be NJ's gain---as Dots, an inexpensive fashion store for women, headquartered in Bloomfield NJ---had apparel on display for media types---that would work in this zipcode and other suburban locales where the company has a lot of stores.

Arranged thematically---Color Story, Glam with metallic leather jackets,  scarves (animal prints and metallics $8-%10) and belts (all $8) with metal hardware...Mixed Prints 

How inexpensive-the look on the left: Grey Maxi Dress $14.80, Black long sleeve tee $6.80, Stripe Hi Lo tee $14, Braided Handle Tote $24

Utility Chic,

Serpa Vest $28, Peasant Blouse $18, Faded Flare Jean $24.80

Fall 2011 had some spot-on pieces for casual and career- at Forever 21 prices---for those not familiar with Dots---that really targets the ladies out of college and up to say 40---wanting stylish looks for a whole lot less...

American sizes---too---with a generous fit at the hips.

Bold Boots...booties and pumps

AVAILABLE NOW:Bohemian Chic maxis, frilly sundresses, cute tops, shorts...

FYI: Most ensembles pictured-including bling go for less than $55!!!

Dolman sleeve top is very versatile