J. Crew No. 2 Pencil Skirt in Pop Art Polka Dot ( and other J. Crew Polka Dots)

Happy Monday everyone! The J. Crew No. 2 Pencil Skirt in Pop Art Polka Dot (also available as a dress and as capris) was supposed to be the last polka dot item I purchase for the next long while but J. Crew’s new collection has me doubting my self-restraint (also eying the wildly popular Perfect Shirt in Chambray Polka Dot). …

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Summer Essentials: Flowy Maxi Skirts

Scalding temperature is making getting dressed on the weekends a chore. Don’t get me wrong, I am a summer baby so I’ll always have a special place in my heart for warm summer days but this heat is borderline intolerable. My summer weekend uniform boils down to three basic looks: dress in a breathable fabric, shorts with silk tops, and…

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White Tweed & Turquoise Accents

On days when I can’t be sure what to wear, I like to start with a neutral base and add some colorful accents (be it a colorful belt, necklace or shoes – I try to keep the accent color uniform) to complete the outfit. Can you ever go wrong when you pair turquoise with white? Is there an infallible color…

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Striped Dress & Pink Blazer

A year ago I would’ve passed on a striped dress as colorful as this – for fear I couldn’t fully integrate it into my wardrobe. But, as I’ve discovered through writing this blog, a cohesive and pronounced style isn’t one that always adheres to the same basic shapes, patterns, or colors. There is always room for unexpected pieces.  Do you…

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Shoe Lust : Ann Taylor Greta Patent Leather Bow Heels

The winners of the floral H&M tops have been announced at the top; I haven’t heard from the three winners yet. I will have to re-draw next Monday if I don’t hear from them. The “winners” are (followed by the sizes that they wanted to win): Jia C. – size 6; Rachel F. – size 8; Danielle R. – size…

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