Chevron & Trench

Chevron was one of my trends of choice this summer, along with polka dots and all things mint. This dress, and variations of it, was a bestseller and kept disappearing from availability as soon as I find it. I was finally able to snatch it (and at a discount, no less) from Shopsosie at the beginning of September. Shopsosie is…

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Pink Blazer + Leopard Pumps

I’ve been unusually interested in prints lately. I think it’s because I have stockpiled enough solid colored pieces to last me a very long time. In addition, the right print can make interesting any bland outfits. It’s taken me a long time to acquaint myself with different prints – from the initial leopard, floral and polka dot prints to the…

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White Tweed + Pink Peplum

This pink peplum dress is a somewhat recent sale find. I had purposely curtailed the buying of all things peplum for a while because there is a point of excess and I crossed it some time ago. I made an exception for this dress because it was heavily discounted but also because of its ability to transcend occasions. The modest…

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Fiery Red with Tangelo Orange

As much as I would like to roll out of bed every morning with a fresh new idea for how to get dressed that day, on most days I resign myself to the reality that relying on a formula is sometimes the key to creating a great outfit. But wait, shouldn’t fashion be spontaneous and in-the-moment? What’s the fun in…

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Polka Dot + Leather Mini

My friend Jean, who blogs at Extra Petite, recently developed a thrifting problem (I kid, I kid). It was a long time coming so I can’t say I am surprised. But, you know, who can blame her? If I know how to alter stuff I would visit consignment and thrift stores with a lot more frequency. I recently became a…

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