50 Shades of Tan

On colorblind mornings (those days when I would wake up thinking red + grape + brown + yellow + green is a good combination), I like to build my outfit around one base color and find various shades of that color to complement it. It’s a foolproof way to put together an interesting outfit when your sense of color starts…

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White Dress + Seersucker Blazer (And a Comparison of the J. Crew Director Dress and H&M Sheath Dress)

I went a little overboard with short sleeve sheath dresses last month and bought more than enough to last me at least one more summer. One of my favorite styles is the v-neck sheath with cap sleeves. I especially loved the J. Crew Director Dress (also in super 120)  and its H&M doppelganger. The two dresses are nearly identical in…

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Yellow Maxi Dress : Take I

Back in March I was sent this Fresh Produce Malibu Maxi Dress to try and I have been wearing it regularly since. The dress in XS is a good length on me and with some strap shortening the dress now fits perfectly. I have somewhat sensitive skin but am not always careful about choosing clothes that are the most comfortable…

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Olive Bow & Navy Stripes

This striped skirt was part of my last order from Abercrombie & Fitch. It’s been almost a year since I last shopped the teen magnet and I wish A&F would make their skirts just two inches longer. The dresses and skirts are just too short (even for high schoolers) and I would love to shop there again the day this…

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Green Blazer + White Dress

When people say “dress for your body type,” I sometimes give them accidental side eye (and I know I’ve preached it too so I am not inculpable either). It’s not that I don’t appreciate their advice because I do, but sometimes the heart wants what it wants. Jackets with exaggerated shoulders are one of my vices. This unreasonable craving doesn’t…

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