Review: J. Crew Classic Field Jacket

Happy first day of September! Even though the first day of fall is still three weeks away, I’ve already unpacked my field jackets and trench coats in preparation for layering weather. J.Crew‘s Classic Field Jacket has become one of my favorite pieces for transitional weather. I got a lot of wear out of it in the spring and expect to…

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Dresses Lately

I have been spending freely on cheap thrills, as they sometimes help tame the boredom and repetition that define pandemic living. My thrills of choice have been a cloying mix: sugary drinks, whole cakes, and pullover dresses that require no styling. For those of you looking for a quick fix, here are a few dresses for your consideration: The Drop…

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New Prep

Every summer I announce my intention to “play more tennis,” but the truth is I just really like tennis outfits (sign me up for any clothing that’s technical AND stylish). I just can’t get enough of the sport’s flirty mini skirts and colorful headbands. I don’t even sweat it when tennis chic veers into rich mom territory: when the sweater… View Post

Mint Sweater & Mom Jeans

I recently suffered one of the more serious injuries of my life: I stubbed my big toe, which, as it turns out, can be quite painful and persistent. I am on the mend, but one inconvenience is that I’ve had to temporarily renounce strappy open-toe shoes. What I have been wearing a lot of as a result are mules and…

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Tunic Sweater (+ Free People Ottoman Slouchy Tunic Review)

For fans of the Free People Ottoman Slouchy Tunic, which is one of my favorite transitional pieces, I recently found a (slightly) longer form (and much more affordable) option of the tunic. The material on the Calbetty sweater is a little thinner and has less structure (also might be more pill-prone than the FP version… I have only washed mine…

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