Winterized Jumpsuit

I have an unhealthy attachment to my many jumpsuits, and am finding it difficult to put them away in preparation for winter. To prolong their season, I’ve found some ways to wear them warmly. My go-to is styling them with a cozy faux fur jacket–the BLANKNYC Cropped Faux Fur Jacket that I am wearing here is reasonably priced and of decent quality–and…
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Weekly Shopping Update

——————————  Amazon  —————————— The Kindle version of Paul Kalanithi’s When Breath Becomes Air is currently on sale for $2.99 at Amazon and, as this is a book I would’ve recommended at its hardcover price, it’s a steal. When Breath Becomes Air is short enough to read in one-sitting, but powerful enough to linger for days/months/years. It’s a sad book–any book that…
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Weekly Link Roundup

♥ KFC added chicken and waffles to its menu last month, and I would be remiss if I didn’t try it–seeing as this addition was effectively tailored to me. Sadly I found it kind of lacking: The waffles are chewy and cloyingly sweet–not terrible by any means, but not great, either. ♥  The Strange Brands in Your Instagram Feed (The Atlantic): “Shopify…
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Review: J. Crew Daphne Topcoat in Italian Tweed

After months of dither, during which my size sold out, I was forced to pass on the J. Crew Daphne Topcoat in Italian Tweed last winter, a decision I sorely regretted. So imagine my delight when I found it in this fall’s lineup. A statement coat, while not as “classic” as an olive green down coat or a black wool tailored coat,…
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Oversized Checked Topcoat (+ Mickey, WTF?!)

I wrote several sincere but ultimately meaningless paragraphs about my new coat, then decided my need to rant about J. Crew takes precedence. I’ll talk about this coat another time. Since news broke that Jim Brett resigned after just 16 months at J. Crew, I’ve been counting down the days until J. Crew announced its Q3 results. Because I was starting…
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