I did a closet clean-out recently, one not necessitated by overflow, but because I was finding myself thinking “… I have nothing to wear” more often than is justifiable for someone with a wardrobe as large as mine. But with every clean-out (and consequently, available closet space), I inevitably become emboldened and more prone to impulsive purchases. This adorable little…

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Trench coats are easily my most-worn outerwear items, and for years I’ve been seeking a warm weather option. While I own a few cropped trench coats, none have proved as versatile as their knee-length counterpart, until the Short Trench Coat (sold out in “light stone”; similar option on sale here) pictured here came along. I think what separates this little…

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Sale Alert: For anyone looking to add the Black Halo Jackie O dress (reviewed here) in a spring color to their closet, Saks Off Fifth has it on super sale in “Daytripper” coral/pink. Only sizes 0 and 2 remain in stock. I packed my “bleisure” wardrobe for a recent work trip, and this is one of the outfits that was…

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J. Crew announced on Monday that West Elm’s Senior Vice President of Design, Johanna Uurasjarvi, will be joining the fashion retailer as its Chief Design Officer–a role left unfilled after Somsack Sikhounmuong resigned in September of 2017. I’ve long been skeptical of the shift away from brands having a creative director, since it must be difficult trying to put together a collection…

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I mention on this blog often that I don’t wear much jewelry in everyday life, primarily because I am clumsy, and secondarily because I eat with my hands a lot. That doesn’t mean I don’t envy those who wear fine jewelry with grace, I just thought maybe that life wasn’t for me. Earlier this year, though, I started to entertain…

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