Club Monaco‘s “End-of-Season Sale” is now live! Take an extra 40% off sale styles, no code needed; discount taken in cart. Use code FREESHIP for free shipping on orders over $150. The Lenoria Coat featured in this post is now only available online in very limited sizes, but you might check in stores for more sizes. My sale picks: Happy…

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For J. Crew fans, their winter sale is a must-shop: sale styles are an extra 60% off with code FLASH until the end of today (01/10/19). New styles have been recently added and older styles are further discounted both online and in stores. Note that some sales are final with the extra off code. Shipping is free on all orders…

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One especially brutal week in a Chicago winter some years ago colored my conception of Midwestern winters. On a rational level, I know that average temperatures in Chicago are not meaningfully lower than those in New England, but that knowledge does not mitigate my fear. When I got news in November that I’d have to spend close to a month…

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I vaguely recall the windswept mid-fall day on which these outfit photos were taken: the dense foliage had only recently exploded with color (an oddity) after an unseasonably warm start to fall. I remember thinking to myself: self, relish this moment, because winter is coming. While December in the Northeast hasn’t been especially brutal–it has merely seesawed between tolerably-cold-but-wet and…

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If November is “the Norway of the year,” then December is Alaska. (And January Antarctica.) Getting dressed ceases to be fun and instead becomes a logistical nightmare wherein I try to imagine an outfit for the day’s highs (20) and lows (14), realize I can’t (because going outside when it’s below freezing is cruel), and contemplate just staying in bed with…

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