Sale Alert: Free People at Macy’s

As much as I enjoy browsing the Free People website, I actually do the bulk of my Free People shopping at Gilt or Macy’s–the former for past season FP styles that I missed out on, and the latter for current styles–as Free People styles can often be found more affordably at Gilt or Macy’s. For example, the well-reviewed Hepburn Mini Dress… View Post

Review: J.Crew Academy Loafers in Leather (Now On Sale)

I often lament to anyone who will listen that J. Crew should be focused on developing its line of seasonless staples, instead of expending most of its energy on overly trendy styles like this multicolored “bib” necklace. J. Crew’s fall collection is mostly devoid of frills that likely won’t stand the test of time, but the Leather Academy Loafers (also… View Post

Review: Hunter Original Tall Rain Boot

A pair of tall rain boots is essential for surviving New England winters (a slight exaggeration, but not untrue). On the days following heavy snowfall, when the ground is a minefield of slush puddles that render UGG boots useless–those days are what rain boots are made for. Sure, before you can put your feet inside rubber boots, you will need… View Post

Fringe Fit & Flare Dress (+ Ann Taylor Mila Leather Pumps Review)

I’ve received a few requests for a review of these Ann Taylor leather pumps, so thought I’d discuss them again quickly in this post. Ann Taylor shoes run slightly large compared to the likes of Steve Madden and J. Crew, and the “Mila” runs true to size for Ann Taylor, so choose your size accordingly. (For example, I typically wear… View Post

5050 (Stuart Weitzman 5050 Over-the-Knee Stretch Boot Review)

Stuart Weitzman 5050 Over the Knee OTK Leather Boot in Black Suede One purchase from last winter that I failed to review before spring arrived was the ubiquitous Stuart Weitzman 5050 Over-the-Knee Boot. I had tried several similar (but cheaper) styles over the years, but none were equal in quality or fit. I finally decided to upgrade when the Matisse… View Post

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