Chevron & Trench

Chevron was one of my trends of choice this summer, along with polka dots and all things mint. This dress, and variations of it, was a bestseller and kept disappearing from availability as soon as I find it. I was finally able to snatch it (and at a discount, no less) from Shopsosie at the beginning of September. Shopsosie is…

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Extreme Alterations: Dress to Skirt

There are a few things in my possession that I know are inappropriate for present-day me but I can’t bear to part with them. This Juicy Couture Girls dress is one of them. The made-for-children proportions are unflattering but it survived numerous closet clean-outs because of my love for the fabric. I tried the dress-as-skirt approach with this dress some…

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Swiss Dots + Crochet

Spring, or warm weather in general, make me especially ambitious. One of my goals since graduating from college a few years ago is to try to learn conversational French on my own but I rarely found enough motivation to leap through the initial hurdle. I have been listening to those “listen and learn” CD’s on my iPod a few times…

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Casual Outfit : Shirtdress + Trench

As much as I love the resurgence of neon colors this Spring, something about a soft pastel still melts my heart.  Enjoy the warm weather, East coast friends! H&M dress (similar), Burberry trench (also  here), Ann Taylor belt (similar), and ASOS booties

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OOTD: Green Dress

I have an odd affinity to the color green. To be honest I didn’t care for the color before college but after attending a school whose mascot and school color are both green for four years, I eventually grew to love it. Now I can’t walk into a store and not be stopped by things in green.  Do you have…

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