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The continuation of the one hundred count down. M-S

I¬†am surprised by the amount of items that I actually have from this list. I admit though there are many that I do not have ie: Minnetonka moccasin, pucci, signet ring. Not that I feel like my wardrobe is somehow lacking because I don’t have all the pieces. Everyones One hundred is going to be different, because we dont have all the same style, taste and bank account ūüôā



  1. Mad Money (no not the show, just a secret stash)
  2. Man’s white shirt
  3. Mary Janes
  4. Minnetonka Moccasin
  5. Missoni knit
  6. Monogrammed stationary
  7. Motorcycle jacket
  8. Nail polish ( i love o.p.i, essi, china glaze)
  9. Old concert t-shirt
  10. One-piece swimsuit


  1. Pajamas
  2. Peacoat
  3. Pearl Necklace
  4. pencil skirt
  5. Perfume
  6. Plain white tee
  7. Polo shirt
  8. Pucci
  9. Push-up bra
  10. Quality champagne (?)
  11. red lipstick
  12. robe


  1. Safari jacket
  2. Sandals
  3. Sarong
  4. Signett ring
  5. Silk Scarf
  6. Slippers
  7. Spanx
  8. Statement Necklace
  9. Stilettos
  10. Striped sailor shirt
  11. Suit
  12. Sunhat



Okay so I started talking about the book “The One Hundred” which is a book by nina garcia ( I also got her book “The little black book of style” which is the prequel to the one hundred). I listed the items she recommended from a-c, this post I will do more d-l. The next post will be m-r, then s-z. After that I’ll go into more detail about certain items, and break it down from a hundred to the must haves or should haves.¬†


  1. Denim Jacket
  2. Diamond Studs
  3. Driving shoes (ummmm?)
  4. Espadrilles
  5. Evening gown
  6. Exotic skin bag
  7. Fishnets
  8. Frye Harness boots (not for me thanks :))
  9. Fur (fake or real)


  1. Gentlemen’s Hat (fedora anyone?)
  2. Gloves (leather please)
  3. Havaianas
  4. Hobo bag (sounds attractive doesnt it?)
  5. Hoop Earrings
  6. Investment bag (Birken bag pretty please :))
  7. ipod


  1. Jeans
  2. Jewelry Pouches
  3. Khakis
  4. Knee boots
  5. Leather pants (no way)
  6. Lingerie
  7. Little black dress
  8. Little white dress
  9. L.L. Bean tote
  10. Luggage 


So I am going to take a detour away from natural hair for a minute and go on to fashion. Mane and Chic¬†recommended this book “The One Hundred” and I have to say Im loving what it says.¬†

Its written by Nina Garcia and it says that its a guide to the pieces every stylish woman must own. I couldnt pass up putting some of the items here.

Its done in alphabetical order. 


  1. A-line Dress
  2. Animal Print
  3. Ankle Bootie
  4. Aviators

  1. Ballet flat
  2. Bangles
  3. Belts
  4. Bikini
  5. Blackberry ( not one of my must have items sry :()
  6. Black Opaque tights (debateable)
  7. Blazer
  8. Boyfriend Cardigan
  9. Brooch

  1. Cable knit sweater
  2. Caftan ( not so sure but okay :))
  3. Camel coat
  4. Cape
  5. Cashmere Sweater
  6. Charm Bracelet
  7. Clutch
  8. Cocktail ring
  9. Converse ( good ol’chucks)
  10. Cosmetics bag
  11. Cowboy boots (ummm no thank you )
  12. Cuff (yes please)

Okay next time I’ll do “d,e and f”


June 2020