Marigold and Bows

E-mails pertaining to spring collections trickled into my inbox late last week and the countdown to the first day of Spring has officially begun. Mark your calendar, March 20th is just around the corner. Zara Sweater with Contrasting Elbow Patch | Polo Ralph Lauren Cable Cardigan | Forever 21 & eBay Necklaces | Kate Spade Jolie Skirt (last worn here)…

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Bow Skirt and Khaki Trench (+ Kate Spade New York Abstract Signature Bow Medium Harmony Tote Review)

My race against time continues (Can anyone believe it’s already December? this year passed in a blink). What will I miss most about my fall wardrobe? The trench coats, of course! With a cable cardigan layered under the trench, this outfit kept me toasty (enough) to wander around town on a mid-50’s day. Bare legs be damned.  Zara Girl Crochet…

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Tweed on Tweed (Rebecca Taylor Tweed V-Neck Peplum Top with Leather Trim)

I make no apologies for my preoccupation with tweed and am always on the prowl for my next tweed item (this and this currently top my list). I like the interest that tweed adds to any outfit and feel it refines otherwise humdrum combinations. Previous tweed on tweed attempts here, here, and here. Rebecca Taylor Tweed V-Neck Peplum Top with…

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Maxi Pearl Necklace and Bow Skirt

Technological advancements–part algorithm, part innovation, and part heuristic–have made possible the reality that stores know more about what shoppers want than shoppers themselves. In the latest of a series of episodes that make some of us fret for what semblance of privacy remains, stores are employing video surveillance and cell phone signals to track and analyze shopping behavior. Data mining…

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Jewel Collar and Bow Skirt

I am currently working on a series of posts which focus on Asian Fashion — globalization is both a gift (boundless selection) and a curse (limited funds). As always, I will try to intersperse new series with sale and outfit posts to reduce the monotony. But I can’t wait to share my thoughts about these specialty online stores with you…

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