Bright White & Faux Tortoiseshell

Has the sleeveless button front dress become more ubiquitous than usual? Sure, it’s a timeless style that gets recycled every year, but I am seeing it everywhere this spring. I am not complaining, though, as the current crop features slightly longer hemlines and a more streamlined shape, making them appealing to all age groups. Here are a few more options… View Post

Spring Work Outfit

Before the weather took a turn for the dreary, I had been dressing in light layers and monochromatic hues, relying on fringe knits or washed linen for texture and tortoiseshell buttons as an accent. This outfit can be elevated to uniform status with an accessory change: periodically swap in medium-brown or light-olive accessories and shoes to add definition to the…

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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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Sunday Floral

Happy Sunday! A great sale just started at Ann Taylor: sale styles are an extra 60% off, no code needed, until Monday night. This little jacket (last seen here) is still available online in a number of sizes, at a very reasonable price now that it’s on further sale. Also on sale are the Rosalyn Suede Leaf Heeled Sandals, which I own… View Post

Halter Dress

Flowy white dresses are as emblematic of summer as watermelon slices and colorful popsicles (despite what the team at io9 wants us to do and casting aside why we came to associate white apparel with summer). There is something oddly congruous about seeing a figure in white against a backdrop of lush greenery with sunlight streaming through. As a sorta-continuation of my…

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