Striped Sweater

These photos were taken before the stay-home orders were issued As I now spend my days just putzing around my apartment, I have been wearing mostly oversized tops (like the striped sweater pictured in this post), which I have been trying to pass off as house dresses. Pre-corona, I liked these slouchy cuts because they pair easily with shorts or…

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Best Crop Tee: Mott & Bow

Reasonable t-shirts (i.e., affordable and comfortable) are fairly plentiful, but finding one that’s proportional for someone short is more challenging. So I was very excited to find the Mott & Bow Noble Boxy Semi-Crop Tee, which is 100% cotton, incredibly soft, and the perfect length on 5’2 me. It’s not inexpensive at $30, but with how frequently I reach for…

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Review: J. Crew Daphne Topcoat in Italian Boiled Wool

Setting aside the question of “do I need a wool topcoat” (in short: “no, for people who live in places with short periods of mild weather, they are inessential”) and jumping straight into the question of “why should I consider the Daphne Topcoat,” J. Crew’s Daphne Topcoat is an elegant solution for cooling weather that is priced reasonably (with a discount)…

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