Cheetah Brocade (+ Closet Cleanout Challenge)

American Eagle Faded Denim Jacket | Ann Taylor Club Stripe Tee | Hermes Reversible Belt | Coach Crossbody Bag + J. Crew Collection Cheetah Brocade Pencil Skirt c/o of Twice | Zara Court Shoes I like to think I am disciplined (if not ruthless) in orchestrating seasonal closet clean-outs but there are a few items in my closet that I can’t seem…

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Stripes and Tartan

Marc by Marc Jacobs Moleskin Coat | Pendleton Black Watch Tartan Skirt (last worn here) | Banana Republic Engineered Stripe Tee | Hermes Reversible Belt | Longchamp Le Pliage Large Shoulder Tote | Zara Court Shoes (similar) To hem or not to hem, that’s the question tormenting me these days. At 5’2, I am used to buying clothes of awkward lengths…

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30 Outfits in a Bag: Crossover Dress

At the risk of boring all you to tears, this series on my business travel packing list will comprise about ten posts. I originally planned to devote only three posts to this topic but couldn’t organize the content effectively in that space without employing jerky transitions. On to today’s subject: I normally pack at least one dressier dress (is this…

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Black Tote

This skirt was another item rediscovered during the closet purge mentioned in this post. I’ve, on numerous occasions, attempted to wear it differently from how it was originally modeled (with a denim shirt) but never thought my combinations were especially inspiring.  When I bought the skirt, I did not think it would be as challenging as it has been (for…

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Leather Skirt and Trench Coat

I resurrected another moribund post from the archives today because it’s been a while since I last braved the snow and took pictures outside (I’ve reduced my snowday routine to boots + sweater + pants or skirt and tights + coat). Buried in feet of snow, it’s difficult to imagine what dry roads look like but thankfully I have old…

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