Bright Citron (Featuring the J. Crew Sheath Dress in Fringy Lace)

J. Crew is running another store-wide sale: take 30% off most full-price styles, or an extra 40% off sale styles with code BIGSALE. Shipping is a flat $5, or free on orders over $150. Really loving how bright and cheerful the Sheath Dress in Fringy Lace in Bright Citron is. The length is shorter than pictured on the model (I…

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Ruffled

One trend for fall that I really enjoy is wearable ruffles; in the right proportion, it can be office-appropriate and transition easily for weekend wear. One piece that I recently added to my closet is this Ann Taylor blouse with modest ruffles around the neck and shoulders. This blouse, along with everything else in Ann Taylor’s fall line, is 50%…

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Rider (+ J. Crew Rider Bag Review)

From flared trousers to clunky platforms, 70s trends are having a moment. Saddlebags, one of the era’s key accessories, can now be found as easily at big box stores as on runways. I almost purchased the Chloé Small Marcie Leather Crossbody Bag last year (and test-drove one from a friend’s collection for a few weeks earlier this year), but found…

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Begonia Lace

Despite feeling ambivalent about this dress initially, it grew on me unexpectedly. The flounce hem is perfectly flirty, and the length in petite looks just right on someone my height (5’2). For those who are interested, this dress fits true to size for Ann Taylor. Ann Taylor Begonia Lace Flounce Dress | Burberry London Mottram Trench | Kate Spade Emerson Place…

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Review: ASOS Collection Tiered Swing Dress

ASOS Collection Tiered Swing Dress | Ann Taylor Pearlized Crystal Statement Necklace | Kate Spade All Aboard Ship Clutch | J. Crew Mona Patent Mary Jane Pumps My last few ASOS orders were largely disappointing. Among the keepers was this flirty Tiered Swing Dress that borders on juvenile but is saved by a higher neckline and long sleeves. I’ve worn…

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