Minus Green (+ Mid-Week Required Reading)

The holiday season is almost upon us and, judging by the volume of emails in my Promotions folder, retailers are eager to liquidate old stock. Ann Taylor is running another 60% off sale today (discount applied at checkout). Here are some of my picks: Mini Signature Tote (reviewed here), Double Layer Sweater, Soft Twill Jacket, Mixed Media Wrap Top, Faux…

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Fall Poncho (+ Burberry Heritage Giant Check Cashmere Scarf Review)

I have had the Burberry Giant Check Cashmere Scarf for a few years now and finally feel qualified to comment on this purchase. The question I get most is: is the $475 price tag justified? (Burberry price increases are quickly approaching untenable; I bought mine for less than $400.) And the short answer is: it depends on whom you ask.…

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Kate Spade New York Plaid Blanket Scarf + Mid-Week Required Reading

Another recent purchase, in addition to the Madewell Transport Tote from this post, that has moved to the front of my favorites line is the Kate Spade Plaid Blanket Scarf. I was tentative about this purchase because I have been reckless in cold weather gear purchases but fell in love with this scarf immediately. The style comes in two colorways;…

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Turtleneck Poncho & Two-Tone Boots

Forever 21 Turtleneck Poncho Sweater |  Zipia Lace Top | Gap 1969 Legging Jeans | Michael Kors Runway Watch | Kate Spade Heart of Gold Bangle | c/o Ann Taylor Mini Pebbled Signature Tote | c/o Vince Camuto Fabina Boots (30% off with code HOLIDAY; also sold here, here, and here) While my cape search has been largely fruitless, I…

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Ann Taylor Signature Gallery Tote Review

Ann Taylor’s Signature Gallery Tote (40% off this week with FRIENDS40) is among the best additions to my closet this fall; the design is simple but has the right amount of accents to differentiate it from a basic tote. It combines elements of a number of trendy bags–the trapezoidal shape of the Celine luggage tote, the small Tory Burch-like logo,…

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