Capris, cardigans and Clinton Kelly made this courthouse reporter smile
When I'm not writing here about shopping deals, I cover criminal justice topics. It's always amusing when my two worlds collide. I'll be talking to a lawyer in a suit about a serious legal thing, and he'll go, "Aren't you a Deal Diva? My wife loves your blog!" Ha!
Well, I love this blog, too. Courthouses aren't exactly fashion houses. Surprise, surprise. There's a whole lotta orange (as in, jail uniforms). And too-small shirts. And people who forgot they were going out in public that day and never changed out of their jammies.
For the past 2+ years, chatting with all of you about the terror of shoulder pads and the Oscars' red carpet has provided a fun change of pace. And some major excitement. Remember the interview with What Not to Wear's Clinton Kelly? Pinch me.
We've debated what was in (capris, maybe; cardigans, always). We've wondered what in the world some celebs were thinking when they got dressed. And, together, we've drooled over the latest-and-greatest things that are worth spending our hard-earned cash on, or better to skimp on for the good of our bank accounts.
The time has come, however, for me to tackle some new topics. That means I won't be blogging regularly. But I'll still be writing for the St. Pete Times, and I won't be able to resist chiming in once in awhile on the lively conversations here.
Thanks for being such great readers! See you at the mall...by the sales racks, of course.
Deal Diva Colleen