Leopard + Polka Dot

One item I eagerly unpacked earlier this month from my fall/winter wardrobe was this J. Crew leopard skirt. Few things say “fall” as well as a leopard item. Print-mixing is still unfamiliar territory to me so I continue to approach it with reservation and utilize it infrequently. However, I was surprised by how harmoniously polka dot and leopard go together.…

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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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Oasis Green & Medallion Paisley (Plus a review of the Edie Attaché Bag)

I have been anxious to try this pairing for some time now – the idea of succulent green against a paisley print always sounded promising to me. In practice, I feel something is amiss – maybe a few accessories will reduce the monotony. Ann Taylor top (similar), J. Crew skirt + bag (smaller and larger version), and YSL shoes (similar)…

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J. Crew No. 2 Pencil Skirt in Pop Art Polka Dot ( and other J. Crew Polka Dots)

Happy Monday everyone! The J. Crew No. 2 Pencil Skirt in Pop Art Polka Dot (also available as a dress and as capris) was supposed to be the last polka dot item I purchase for the next long while but J. Crew’s new collection has me doubting my self-restraint (also eying the wildly popular Perfect Shirt in Chambray Polka Dot). …

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