Mixed Media with Silk And Wool

If Carrie Bradshaw’s vice was shoes then mine is dresses. I didn’t use to own many separates prior to entering the job market and still have a soft spot for dresses. I love the idea of waking up at the eleventh hour and just throwing on a dress and a belt before dashing off to work. What’s your closet staple?…

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Navy, Orange and Leopard

This belt, which came with a H&M dress, is my new favorite toy. I had initially seen it on Extra Petite and was impressed by its adjustable quality. I’ve been taking it with me everywhere (hence its appearance in all of my recent outfit posts) because of its relative lightness (compared to my other belts) and the fact that it…

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Tweed Jacket + (Faux) Sash Skirt

I would’ve loved getting this J. Crew Sash Skirt on sale but for the sake of my wallet and my closet I convinced myself that a tulip skirt with a ribbon tied around it is a sufficient substitute. I kind of love the result but above all it feels good to save a few bucks.   J. Crew jacket (matching…

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Stripes + Hot Pink

Last night when I was catching up on missed episodes of Grimm on Hulu, I saw a twenty-second spot for Krave. Krave is a new Kellog cereal and bears a strong resemblance to a breakfast treat I conjured up at age 10. I am surprised it took 15 years for someone to finally make it happen. Have you tried Krave?…

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A Classic (blazer + jeans)

I am not a frequent jeans wearer. Perhaps it’s because I’ve never found one that stopped me dead in my tracks. Or maybe it’s because I didn’t grow up wearing jeans (skirts or sweats, who’s with me?). In any case, I love that a colorful blazer and some interesting accessories can bring even the most mundane outfits to life. What…

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