I did a closet clean-out recently, one not necessitated by overflow, but because I was finding myself thinking “… I have nothing to wear” more often than is justifiable for someone with a wardrobe as large as mine. But with every clean-out (and consequently, available closet space), I inevitably become emboldened and more prone to impulsive purchases. This adorable little…

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The official start of summer is still two weeks ago, but the sprinkling of 90-degree days heralds a scorcher of a summer. The question, as always, remains: what to wear? On the weekends, I have been loving the effortlessness of lightweight (and often flowy) printed dresses. They don’t require much styling, and are as practical as they are stylish. Here…

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Nearly everything (excluding the accessories) that I am wearing in this post is currently on sale at Ann Taylor, which is running a store-wide 50% off promotion on full-price styles and an extra 60% off sale styles with code OURTREAT. You can stack code THANKS7 with this offer which takes $50 off orders over $100 (will work on promotional styles, but…

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Change is afoot at Ascena Retail Group, parent company of Ann Taylor, LOFT, and Dress Barn. The fashion conglomerate recently named new presidents–both merchandising veterans–for the two brands it went into debt to acquire back in 2015, signaling a renewed focus on merchandising, an area of serious concern for Ascena investors and analysts. Additionally, Lou & Grey, a brand originally…

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I borrowed this Free People Rosebowl Jumpsuit from a friend several weeks ago, and liked it enough to have ordered my own (in black; still pondering the decision to keep). As much as I enjoyed my friend’s jumpsuit in ivory, the material is thin enough that it’s see-through in lighter colors. Additionally, the original length is very challenging on someone short (like…

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