Review: L.L.Bean Sherpa-Lined Hoodie

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued One index term that makes my eyes light up is “fleece-lined” (or, better yet, shearling-lined… swoon). I can’t tell you how many of my purchases are driven by or sealed with this detail; it’s my second favorite keyword, just after “zippered pockets.” In my closet are fleece-lined leggings (would recommend…

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Cropped Cardigan & Wide-Leg Pants

Recent updates to the homely cardigan are a welcomed upgrade: I thoroughly enjoy the fitted, cropped silhouette. It’s kind of a perfect transitional piece, no? On warmer days, pair it with a lighter bottom (like the wide-leg crop pants shown in this post); or wear it under chunkier knits on colder days. It’s as effortless as it’s comfortable. For those…

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Mott & Bow T-Shirt Reviews (+ 8 Ways to Wear a Black T-Shirt)

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links** Black tees are a wardrobe staple: wear it under a blazer as workwear, with yoga pants as athleticwear or loungewear, or over culottes as casualwear. But solid t-shirts are everywhere, how do you choose from among <$10 Hanes t-shirts, $1190…

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My Favorite Orchards in CT

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued One of my favorite fall traditions is going “apple-picking,” which for me is mostly about visiting country stores and buying apple fritters and other fruity comfort foods. While I have made no fruit-picking plans this year, I thought I’d share five of my favorite orchards in CT, for those looking…

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Review: Ann Taylor Mixed Stitch Puff Sleeve Sweater

Select styles at Ann Taylor are now 72% off online, including the Mixed Stitch Puff Sleeve Sweater pictured here. I like it quite a bit (enough to have bought both the cheerful “bright daffodil” and “winter white” pictured here), so thought I’d share a few pictures of it now that it’s on sale. This sweater quickly sold out in petite…

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