Review: UGG Adirondack III Boot

Winter footwear is not functionally indistinctive; for those who live in places with freeze-and-thaw cycles, you know that no shoe can do it all, so give yourself the freedom to buy an extra pair (or two) to make brutal winters a little more manageable. I have a long overdue review today for those of you who are shopping for new…

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Review: House of Want We Step Up Bag

The We Step Up Bag was first introduced in House of Want’s fall/holiday 2020 collection, and shortly after started appearing in my social media feed, just as I was warming up to the idea of padded bags. It’s heavily inspired by the Bottega Veneta Padded Cassette Bag, but infused with elements from the Chanel classic flap. As a designer chimera…

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Review: Oroton Margot Mini Day Bag

My bag collection is badly in need of an update. As the rest of my wardrobe takes a sharp turn into the casual, I have grown (a little) tired of all the structured satchels that I carry, and decided I need to get weird(er) with my bag choices. (But not too weird, because that probably wouldn’t feel me.) One new…

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Review: Marc Fisher Alva Boot

The ankle boot (and its sibling, the mid-calf boot) with a block heel is my favorite footwear this fall. They make bare legs look a little less… exposed, and the block heel extends the legline without adding discomfort. One mid-range option I would recommend is the Marc Fisher Alva Boot, which retails for a little under $200, and can often…

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Review: Levi’s Ribcage Straight Ankle Jeans

I’ve decided to put on hold my search for the perfect (for me) pair of straight-leg jeans, but these Levi’s Ribcage Straight Ankle Jeans came pretty close. (I have a pair of ’90s Pinch High Waist Straight Leg Jeans from AGOLDE on order, but that’s it for the style until next spring.) But I wish I hadn’t sized up (the… View Post

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