Happy Monday! Just a short post today to share a great sale: everything is 50% off (with no-minimum free shipping) at Ann Taylor until midnight PST tonight (10/22/18) with code HURRYUP. The Ankle Pant in Plaid (available online in two colorways) that I am wearing here is a versatile option for work, but the off-the-rack fit was suboptimal for someone with…

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Punxsutawney Phil, notoriously bad forecast-hog, “predicted” six more weeks of winter last Friday. Given Phil’s poor record, I hold out hope that an early spring might still be in the cards, even if the 10-day forecast in my area looks grim. As it’s been so dispiritingly cold, I have inadvertently been dressing in a style best described as “homeless chic“–a…

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Another work week, another work outfits roundup. Because the last post had been so well received, I may increase the frequency of these outfit recap posts. Though I am unsure about the sustainability of a more frequent posting schedule, as I can see myself losing all motivation to get dressed for vanity at some point this winter and just start…

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I’ve started every fall in recent memory with a frantic cape search (one that normally comes up empty), but got lucky this season with the purchase of J. Crew’s Toggle Cape in Wool-Cashmere (available in two colors). The material is a medium-weight felted wool; it is substantial, but perhaps best suited for moderate temperatures (40°-70°F), or with warm knits layered…

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