Plaid (+ L.L. Bean Scotch Plaid Shirt Review)

L.L. Bean Scotch Plaid Shirt in Dress Stewart | J. Crew Schoolboy Blazer in Italian Wool Flannel | Banana Repubic Ivory Box Pleat Skirt | Michael Kors Runway Watch (also here) | c/o Marc Fisher Aysha Tall Riding Boots L.L. Bean Scotch Plaid Shirt in Dress Stewart | J. Crew Classic Chambray Popover in Bright Indigo | The Gap 1969… View Post

Joules Bow Welly

My neck of the woods has seen fourteen days of rain this month. And the ensuing pollen and mold spores vortex has wreaked havoc on my immune system, triggering the hay fever I did not know I had.  The only upside to this much rain is that I got to wear my many rainboots, including these cheery and bow-adorned Joules… View Post


I consider myself extremely lucky to have friends with exceptional taste and thoughtfulness. I could not love this scallop skirt, a holiday gift from Jean, more, in part because it’s not a gift of convenience but one of consideration. I promise this is the last (for now) post in which I gloat over awesome friendships. The good news is this… View Post

Green Blazer

I’ve lost count of the number of Schoolboy Blazers (extra 50% off today with code EXTRA40) in my possession and might have been heard saying last winter that I was done stockpiling the same blazer. Well, a green blazer on sale proved irresistible. I suppose some resolutions are impossible to keep for the faint-hearted. J. Crew Schoolboy Blazer in Italian… View Post

Leather Skirt and Trench Coat

I resurrected another moribund post from the archives today because it’s been a while since I last braved the snow and took pictures outside (I’ve reduced my snowday routine to boots + sweater + pants or skirt and tights + coat). Buried in feet of snow, it’s difficult to imagine what dry roads look like but thankfully I have old… View Post

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