Wear It Five Ways: Tweed Coat

One of my spring wardrobe staples is this super versatile tweed coat (also here): it is warm enough for chilly mornings during transitional weather, but not so bulky as to be shapeless. This statement coat also pulls together outfits in an instant and energizes even the most tired of ensembles (I am looking at you, white-blouse-and-jeans). I have also been…

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Wear It Five Ways: Wide-Leg Cropped Pants

One series that I am bringing back (or hope to bring back… the year’s still young and I tend to blog in fits and starts) in 2020 is “Wear It Five Ways.” I loved doing these back in the day, but have struggled to find motivation and time for photos in recent years. I thought I’d start with a piece…

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Travel-Ready Dots (+ Ann Taylor Semi Annual Sale)

I’m partnering with Ann Taylor today to share my picks for its Semi Annual Sale, which started last week. Before we get to my sale picks, I want to first highlight this swiss dot shell-and-skirt set that I picked up recently, which (along with all full-price styles) is 46% off with code MAKEPLANS until Monday night. I will be packing…

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The Work Sheath (+ J. Crew Resumé Dress Three Ways)

Sheath dresses are (what I consider) a foundational part of any office wardrobe. Sure, they may not be everyday attire for those with casual dress codes, but this wardrobe basic is just the right dose of business. A solid-colored sheath dress is a white canvas, on which you may splash color–or not. Throw on some dangerously tall peep-toe stiletto heels,…

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3 Ways to Wear an Off-the-Shoulder Dress

Simplee Apparel Loose Off Shoulder Ruffle Cotton Tunic Mini Dress in Green | Kate Spade Emerson Place Mini Vivenna Crossbody Bag (also here; reviewed here) | J. Crew Panama Hat | Hermès Reversible Logo Belt | Stuart Weitzman Gladiator Sandals (also here, here, and here) While the rest of the world reaches peak “off-the-shoulder,” my fondness for this trend continues…

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