Ways to Wear a Shacket

The “shacket”–a portmanteau of shirt and jacket–is less a hybrid of the two, and more a catchall term for buttoned garments that straddle the public and the private. Just as pandemic blur erased the line between days and months, gone is the practical difference between a shirt and a jacket. If you never leave the house, eventually everything becomes innerwear.…

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Pink Tulle & Polka Dot

The endless rose Polka Dot Mini Dress seen above is now on sale at Shopbop and sizes (XS-XL) are still complete; while the sale price of $63 is extremely reasonable, the dress does have some fit quirks: to start, the length is quite short, so may not be suitable for those who are tall or leggy. Additionally, because the crinkled…

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Gingham Coat

As (maybe) the most trend-loving person in my friend group, there is always something that I am experimenting with and “trying to make happen“: it’s currently (extremely) oversized spring coats. As with many of my fleeting obsessions, the original stimulus is unknown, but probably has something to do with Balenciaga’s Fall 2018 collection. However, because the silhouette is neither new…

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Tweed Sheath Dress (+ Ann Taylor 50% Off Sale)

Until Sunday night (sale ends  4/30 at 12AM PST), take 50% off your entire purchase at Ann Taylor with code MAINSQUEEZE. A number of pieces I featured recently can now be bought at reasonable price points, so I would encourage anyone looking to update their wardrobe to shop this sale. I have been wearing the dress featured in this post…

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Floral Shirtdress

LOFT’s Friends & Family event is now live; until 04/22/18, take 40% off everything at LOFT with code FRIENDS. Shipping is free on orders over $125. My sale picks: I reviewed some LOFT styles, including the floral shirt dress featured in this post, last week in this post, so please refer to that post if you want additional recommendations. LOFT…

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