OH. MY. GOODNESS. VIP READERS! YOU WILL NOT BELIEVE WHAT I AM ABOUT TO TELL Y’ALL…BUT…THE VIP IS GOING TO BE ON TELEVISION! Yes, yes it is true! I am still in shock myself! You can see me on ABC 33/40 “Talk of Alabama” at 9:00am central time, March 25! If do not live in …

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Emerald, the 2013 Color of the Year, is “Lively. Radiant. Lush… A color of elegance and beauty that enhances our sense of well-being, balance and harmony,” says http://www.pantone.com Funny story–I bought my emerald green dress at The Fashion Barn in Columbus, Mississippi in fall of 2012 for some holiday events…Well, I guess that wasn’t a funny …

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Hello, hello, hello, VIP blog readers! Phew…I have finally found a bit of time to sit down and answer fan mail! To my delight, I had lots of emails requesting a blog about the outfit I sported to the Saks Fifth Avenue Emerging Designers Reveal for Birmingham Fashion Week. Thanks so much to all the sweet, encouraging …

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Scarecrow on a wooden cross. Blackbird in the barn Fourhundred empty acres that used to be my farm. I grew up like my daddy did my grandpa held my hand Rain on the scarecrow Blood on the plow This land fed a nation. This land made me proud. And, Son, I’m just sorry there’s no …

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“Now, I’m just gonna sit at the dock of the bay. Watching the tide roll away. Oooo-wee, sittin’ on the dock of the bay…wastin’ time. *whistle, whistle, whistle, whistle* Guess what today is? Wednesday…we all know what that means in the VIP’s world…WEEKLY WHISTLE! yay! On my most recent adventure, I went thrifting and antiquing …

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