Little Black (Cutout) Dress

A microtrend from the summer of “less is more” that I am continuing to embrace as we enter the cooler half of fall is cutouts. It’s modern and a little daring, which is perfect for those looking to experiment with their emerging-from-a-pandemic style. One of my favorite buys from the last month is this mini sweater dress and mockneck shrug…

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Houndstooth Vest & Infinity Bar

A classic gold necklace is one of my favorite ways to jazz up a casual look. Everyday jewelry like the necklace pictured here pairs well with both slinky little black dresses and rugged utility jumpsuits. For this outfit, the necklace is also a unifying element through coordinating with the gold hardware on my bag and sunglasses. And if your outfit… View Post

Lace Cuffs

One practical layering essential that doesn’t get enough credit is the lace layering top; I really enjoy the visual interest they lend to an outfit. But if an all-lace base layer feels too frilly, try something like this henley top with lace cuffs. If you don’t wear much jewelry around your wrist, a lace accent can have a transformative effect… View Post

Ruffle Sleeves

This ruffle-sleeved knit top was one of my favorite finds from this year’s Zara summer sale. I did manage to find a very similar (arguably with even better sleeves) and affordable option from Line & Dot for those of you looking for something similar. It pairs well with denim bottoms, and also looks great with some wool midi skirts. I’m… View Post

Menocore Lite

I’ve been talking breathlessly to friends about the quiet beach getaway that I am planning (and the cute beach dresses that I’ll finally get to wear) since this spring, just after I made my first vaccine appointment, but for various reasons the trip simply hasn’t materialized. And playing dress-up has been my coping mechanism: floaty white tunics, wide-leg linen pants,…

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