The Classic Fur Coat (last seen here) that I am wearing here sold out quickly online, but its doppelgänger can currently be found on sale at Urban Outfitters (FP is a subsidiary) as a men’s coat. I like this (impossibly) plushy coat so much it’s found a permanent home in my car, where I can cuddle it whenever the mood…

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Statement sleeves are really fun, but they are not always practical. To get my feet wet in this trend, I first dabbled in bell sleeves, which did not mesh well with my pizza-eating, condiment-loving lifestyle. I then gave exaggerated cuffs a whirl, but those proved equally problematic. What finally sold me on statement sleeves are batwing sleeves, which made me…

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Mickey Drexler offered a mea culpa in the Wall Street Journal last month, and shortly after resigned as CEO, clearing the way for former West Elm executive James Brett to take the reins. This news, coupled with Jenna Lyons’s departure in April, heralds a new beginning (of the end?) for J. Crew, one with fewer stores, a shrunken print catalog,…

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The first days of 2017 have been (and look to be) unseasonably warm in my neck of the woods, and I am relishing every moment of these tights-optional days before real winter conditions return. I know this suede moto jacket has been prominently featured on here recently, but for those of you who still don’t own it, it has been…

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It’s only Christmas day, but after-Christmas sales have already started. Recently discounted is this Cotton Emporium Turtleneck Sweater Dress, which I own in two colors and consider a cold-weather basic. The lone review online is negative, but I personally found it soft and warm (but I don’t normally struggle with synthetic materials; this dress is 100% acrylic fiber). The length…

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