A Chic (No-Sew) Way to Shorten a Sweater

Do you have a sweater tunic that is of an awkward, dated length? The one that doesn’t quite cover your backside and also pairs poorly with all the high-waisted bottoms that you bought over the last year? The good news is that you can crop them easily with use of a torso-width piece of flat elastic (which I explained at… View Post

Style Hack: Crossbody Bag to Backpack

Have you ever felt strained by your crossbody bags after a few hours of wear? If so, read on for a fashion hack that I find extremely useful and that requires no tools. If your crossbody bag has no top handles, worry not: All you have to do is loop the straps around your torso (with the bag in front…

View Post

Current Favorites

When I find myself in a style rut (which, in the last year, was often), I try to find new ways to wear things I already own, or to commit myself to a new (to me) trend that I am not completely sold on. Below you’ll find a few trends and tips that I currently enjoy. —————— EVERY RING CAN… View Post

A Guide to Getting COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments in Connecticut

To skip my rambling, jump below the fold. And an obligatory disclaimer: every state’s scheduling process is different, so the following tips ONLY apply if you are trying to make an appointment in Connecticut. —————————————————————————— My parents finally became eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine with the latest round of eligibilities. I had started to call my mom “Teen Mom” for being… View Post

Cold-Weather Essentials

Serious winter gear is unsexy: it’s a corner of fashion that does not allow for much personal expression and is ruled by practicality. It’s the stuff that is often unseen in an outfit post, but if you live in places with cold winters, they are the most crucial. —————————–  UGG SHEEPSKIN GLOVES  —————————– I hoard gloves… in part out of… View Post

Looking for Something?