Oscars in the Park

  Oscars in the Park by aprilgolightly featuring green scarves Palm Beach International Film Festival is hosting an Oscar watch party in the park at the Mizner Park Amphitheater.  The dress code requests oscar gowns, but that seems crazy for sitting in the grass.   Instead why not try a maxi dress and wedges.  Don’t forget … Read more

Hats Off to The Artist

    Don’t let the silence stop you from seeing The Artist as it definitely will not stop the film from winning Oscars this upcoming weekend.  The movie was amazing!  I laughed almost as much as I cried. The wardrobe was fantastic and a true portrayal of the way women dressed in the late 1920s. … Read more

Be Happy, Wear Yellow!

Be Happy, Wear Yellow! 

Do you steer clear of all things yellow?  Don’t let the brightness blind you to the health benefits of yellow this spring.  Yellow is one of those colors that brightens your day.  Turns out, it is not about just looking amazing, according to psychologists, the color yellow has a dramatic effect of energizing you with happiness.  If you are having a bad week, break out some yellow and turn your frown upside down.

Yellow floral spring top

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Be My Valentine Bangle

  Be My Valentine Bangle by aprilgolightly featuring chunky bangles Over the years I’ve had a ton of guy friends come to me with questions about what to get their girl friends for Valentine’s day and my go-to recommendation has always been a red bangle that matches the style of their girl.  To me, it … Read more

Blue Polka Dots

Wearing: Madewell Polka dot Sweater (similar here) Navy Skirt (similar here) Ivanka Trump Nude Pumps purchased on Ruelala (similar here) Brooks Brothers White Shirt Jewelmint Earrings Monet Necklace (somewhat similar here) Monet Pearl Bracelet (similar here) polka dot tops

Superbowl Party Outfit Ideas

  Superbowl 2012 Patriots Outfits by aprilgolightly featuring a red leather satchel       Superbowl 2012 Outfit Giants by aprilgolightly featuring oversized tote bags   red jeans

Burberry Inspired Beaded Sandals DIY

Burberry set the trend for sandals this spring season with these amazing beaded sandals. Ingredients Black Sandals 4 Different Color Beads that are the same size & shape (I used black, blue, green and yellow.) Black Colored Copper Wire (I used 24 gauge.) Large Needle (I purchased the needle from the Crochet Section of A.C. … Read more

Indi Custom Jeans Outfit of the Day

Wearing: Indi Custom Jeans (similar non-custom jeans here) MNG Green Top from JCPennys (Similar here) Shoemint Leopard Booties Gold and Gun Metal Necklace from Ann Taylor (similar here) Gold Earrings from Bealls (similar here) Escada Red Sunglasses purchased on Ideeli (similar here) Blue Faux Leather Jacket from Bealls (similar here)   I am so impressed by … Read more

Wear Purple for Respect in the New Year

Updated December 2019   Are you looking for respect in the new year? Here are some purple dresses to choose from. You can wear them on new years and all year to any fun parties you might attend.      ASOS has a ton of cute purple dresses for new years eve outfits. They have … Read more

Wear Chocolate for Stability this NYE

New Year’s Eve is a rare occasion when wearing a specific color can guide the upcoming year. If you feel like you need some stability in your life in the next year, you can wear Chocolate for Stability this NYE. Chocolate brown looks awesome with gold. You can spice up a chocolate brown dress with … Read more

red dresses for new years

Red New Years Dresses

Are you looking for passion and love in the new year? You can wear a red new years dress. We have some awesome Red New Years Dresses to choose from. 

Plaid Shorts to Work

Plaid Shorts to Work by April Erhard of April Golightly

Merry Gucci: Christmas Party Outfit Ideas

Gucci works really well during Christmas time as their 2 main colors are red and green. Normally, I despise red and green together, but for some weird reason Gucci makes it work. Gotta love those Italians. The Art of Gifting with GUCCI by aprilgolightly featuring swarovski jewelry

Barcelona Outfit of the Day 1: Houndstooth Dress with Motorcycle Boots

Barcelona is an amazing place to visit in the fall.  The temperatures range from 60 degrees Fahrenheit to 75 degrees during the day. To me that is the perfect weather. Today we walked around Park Guell checking out the art of Gaudi and the beautiful view of Barcelona from above.  I chose to wear a short … Read more

Win Jewelmint Lunar Blue Necklace

I have an unhealthy Jewelmint obsession. This an awesome necklace that you’ll wear with all your favorite fall outfits and if you are in the giving mood Jewelmint makes giving a no brainer with it’s lovely packaging. The Lunar Blue Necklace has an oxidized silver 19″ curb chain, with gold accents and a cloudy aqua stone. Giveaway … Read more

Breakfast in Venice

During the hunt for the perfect wedding ring for my future husband, I started browsing on Tiffany website and had the pleasure of discovering Paloma Picasso’s new Venezia collection.  It is inspired by the beautiful city of Venice, Italy.  Paloma’s Goldoni is based on the ornate cast iron gates that offer a glimpse through the windows … Read more

Loving My TOMS

TOMS are my dream shoe come true. They help people, look adorable, and are extremely comfortable. With every pair purchased, TOMS gives a pair of shoes to a child in need. I finally purchased my first pair when I was in L.A. a few weeks ago. I have been wearing everywhere. I have worn them … Read more

Style Resolution: Neutralize My Footwear!

  Neutralize your Footwear by aprilgolightly featuring high heel pumps My mother was the type that wanted everything in her wardrobe to match and by proxy I caught her matchy-matchy ways.  The fashion world has changed and the matchy-ness of yesteryear is virtually extinct. My style resolution this year is to embrace the neutral and … Read more

Drape Yourself in Velvet Immediately

George had it right when he said, “I would drape myself in velvet if it were socially acceptable!” Now that the holidays are right around the corner and it IS socially acceptable to drape yourself in velvet, I am buying up all of it. In my teens, I acquired a few velvet pieces that have stood … Read more

The Unfashioncentric* Male’s Posting on a Fashion Site

I watch Project Runway. I don’t do it for any reason other than to enjoy the show. (Other reasons being that I am being forced to watch it by family members or significant others.) With the exception of the most obnoxious pretty lady in the world as host (Heidi Klum), it has provided me enjoyment … Read more