After much deliberation, I decided to keep the Tory Burch Small Lee Radziwill* Leather Bag in Daylily (a punchy yellow). A decision this conflicting usually doesn’t end well, but I came to an agreement with my mom where we’ll share custody of the bag; so, even if I don’t wear it much, it won’t go unused (a cop-out, no doubt).…

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It’s been a rough few months: my immune system can’t seem to catch a break between the hay fever and then a lingering cold. The inconvenient truth of adulthood is that no matter how miserable I feel, life (i.e., one’s various obligations) must go on, and there’s no getting around having to get appropriately dressed for stuff. So for work…

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Until the end of today, take an extra 60% off all sale styles at Ann Taylor, no code needed (discount reflects in cart). The Side Button Linen Blend Flare Dress (comes in “parrot” green and black) that I am wearing here is now on sale and the current price point is very reasonable. The material–74% Lyocell, 26% Linen–is breathable, and…

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One fashion trend that I don’t see myself tiring of anytime soon is the wide leg crop pant: the right pair will round out any warm weather wardrobe. My favorite is still the Ann Taylor Wide Leg Marina Pant (last seen here), with pant-legs that are freeing, but not clownish. I already own five pairs (in different colors…), but am…

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For those looking for an affordable alternative to the Balmain Double-breasted Wool Blazer, you might consider the Lioness Palermo Blazer, which has faults but is a reasonable option considering the price point. At $88.00, the Palermo Blazer is reasonably-priced; if possible, coincide your purchase with a Shopbop store-wide event. It’s no steal, though: The 100% polyester shell can start to look…

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