One fashion trend that I don’t see myself tiring of anytime soon is the wide leg crop pant: the right pair will round out any warm weather wardrobe. My favorite is still the Ann Taylor Wide Leg Marina Pant (last seen here), with pant-legs that are freeing, but not clownish. I already own five pairs (in different colors…), but am…

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The official start of summer is still two weeks ago, but the sprinkling of 90-degree days heralds a scorcher of a summer. The question, as always, remains: what to wear? On the weekends, I have been loving the effortlessness of lightweight (and often flowy) printed dresses. They don’t require much styling, and are as practical as they are stylish. Here…

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Has the sleeveless button front dress become more ubiquitous than usual? Sure, it’s a timeless style that gets recycled every year, but I am seeing it everywhere this spring. I am not complaining, though, as the current crop features slightly longer hemlines and a more streamlined shape, making them appealing to all age groups. Here are a few more options…

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The Club Monaco Yolande pants (reviewed here) that I like a lot and wear with frequency are now on sale at Nordstrom, Club Monaco, and Shopbop. It’s the best kind of statement piece: pronounced enough to make an impact, but not so loud that it demands attention. For spring, I’ve been wearing these pants with lace-trimmed or covered-button adorned camisoles…

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Before the weather took a turn for the dreary, I had been dressing in light layers and monochromatic hues, relying on fringe knits or washed linen for texture and tortoiseshell buttons as an accent. This outfit can be elevated to uniform status with an accessory change: periodically swap in medium-brown or light-olive accessories and shoes to add definition to the…

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