One of the benefits of working in the fashion industry is you learn to be a very savvy shopper. Between work perks, samples sales and online discounts, it’s been years since I’ve paid full retail price for anything.Read More
After two long weeks of traveling to New Mexico and then Las Vegas for a trade show, I’m excited to finally be back home (can’t you tell by the look on my face?).Read More
I do not like the idea of happiness — it is too momentary — I would say that I was always busy and interested in something — interest has more meaning to me than the idea of happiness.
Georgia O’Keeffe, Notes to Anita Pollitzer, Abiquiu, New Mexico
I came home to New Mexico this weekend for MDW, and stopped in Santa Fe on the way to Taos. It’s been a few years since I’ve been to New Mexico during the summer, and I *almost* forgot how beautiful it is…Read More
I’m normally not one for frilly anything, but I decided to step out in an über feminine dress by Talulah for a wedding last weekend. I was initially drawn to the fact that it resembled a flamenco dress…Read More
My version of the Little Black Dress is the opposite of what one normally wants in the go-to staple. My version is borderline Amish, definitely not bodycon, and especially no emphasis on cleavage or the behind.Read More
Of course I am not worried about intimidating men. The type of man who will be intimidated by me is exactly the type of man I have no interest in.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
From bandana neckties to military surplus outerwear, retro Americana fashion is everywhere. I decided to pay a little tribute of my own to good ol’ USA by pairing a blue See by Chloe denim dress…Read More
The last time I owned a pair of platform sandals was 1994, and I couldn’t be more thrilled that they’ve made their way back into my closet. I fell in love with this pair of Loeffler Randall suede sandals because they’re retro yet minimalist, which makes them work with pretty much everything in my closet.Read More
Maybe it’s the blooming tulips all over NYC or the Austin Powers fan in me, but when I saw this groovy Tory Burch top, I instantly caught spring fever. The patterns are reminiscent of 70s wallpaper, and the little buttons on the cuff are a flower child’s dream.Read More