Jogger Pants (+ Ascena Bankruptcy)

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued News broke late yesterday that Ascena Retail Group Inc., which owns Ann Taylor, LOFT (Lou & Grey), Lane Bryant, Cacique, Catherines, and Justice, is planning to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, as early as today; following this news, its stock price fell below a dollar in early trading. Ascena’s…

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Swing Coat

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued One of my favorite outerwear purchases from the last year, the Burberry 3 – 12 Cotton-gabardine Trench Coat, is currently 40% off at Net-a-Porter (which is running its summer sale). I love the A-line shape and the oversized hood. Because it runs large for a children’s style, the coat actually…

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Cozy Casual

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued That 2020 is proving a very weird and chaotic year is not a controversial opinion, but the speed at which we are hurtling through the year surprises me every time I look at the calendar: Can you believe we are somehow almost half way through the year… even Abercrombie’s new…

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Best Crop Tee: Mott & Bow

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued Reasonable t-shirts (i.e., affordable and comfortable) are fairly plentiful, but finding one that’s proportional for someone short is more challenging. So I was very excited to find the Mott & Bow Noble Boxy Semi-Crop Tee, which is 100% cotton, incredibly soft, and the perfect length on 5’2 me. It’s not…

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Striped Sweater

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued As I now spend my days just putzing around my apartment, I have been wearing mostly oversized tops (like the striped sweater pictured in this post), which I have been trying to pass off as house dresses. Pre-corona, I liked these slouchy cuts because they pair easily with shorts or…

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