Bundled Up

The holidays are officially over (how’s your Monday going so far?) and the chilly months are upon us. However gloomy that sentence might sound, it actually reminds me of the many sartorial moments of layering to come. Striped T-shirt below oxford shirt below sweater below coat, cozy socks with weatherworn boots, a scarf, and a beanie to keep out theContinue reading “Bundled Up”

Good Finds: Comfort & Joy

When the weather gets colder, I find myself going back to basics. These items — while stylish and somewhat trendy — can stand the test of time. Several pieces similar to these are on daily rotation in my wardrobe. On days when my hair just doesn’t want to cooperate (or I’ve gone one too many daysContinue reading “Good Finds: Comfort & Joy”

Owning the Red Carpet: Part One

So I wasn’t going to do this. On the eve of the beginning of Award Season, while reeling with excitement for the impending glamour that could only exist in a place like Hollywood, I decided that I wasn’t going to do a round-up of my favorite red carpet looks this year. Why? Because pulling picturesContinue reading “Owning the Red Carpet: Part One”

C’est La Vie

Show of hands, how many of you have looked at an image on a visually driven website like Pinterest (universally accepted procrastination station) and immediately been reminded of someone close to you. Perhaps it’s a pair of camel-colored, suede driving moccasins with tassels that one of your BFFs used to sport in her ultra-preppy highContinue reading “C’est La Vie”

J. Crew’s Style Detox?

It’s no surprise that J. Crew has undergone quite a style overhaul in the last five years. Since Jenna Lyons took the throne as the Creative Director she has transformed the aesthetic of the brand from a one-stop-shop for preppy closet staples to a style powerhouse that presents snappy, elegant attire with an on trend,Continue reading “J. Crew’s Style Detox?”