in nirvana

*+-  Equipment ‘Brett’ plaid blouse, James Perse ruched pencil skirt, c/o Mia ‘Roam’ boots, c/o Rebecca Minkoff purse If you read this blog often you know that my style is inadvertently ‘Seattle Chic’ almost all the time. I can’t seem to help it as a born and raised. It’s a little eclectic, a little laid-back,

a moment in the west village

*+-vintage lace top and skirt, Adia Kibur Antique Pendant Necklace, ray ban wayfarers, c/o mia ‘roam’ boots, kooba bag, YSL ‘Rouge Pur Couture’ lipstick in Noir Lacque Been having a great time jaunting around the city in between fashion shows. The other day stopped into the adorable french bistro ‘Buvette’ in the West Village with

sparkle // giveaway!

*+- gifted Aidan Mattox dress, Rebecca Minkoff ‘demure’ bootie sandals (grey avail here) When I first opened the box with this present of a dress from Aidan Mattox in it last week, the first thing out of my mouth was ‘wow…sparkle’. It literally sparkled like nothing I had ever seen before. And then because I have

comin' in

*+-J. Crew Baseball tee (similar cute ones here and here), Gap Jeans, Rebecca Minkoff studded wallet clutch, various collected necklaces These emerald jeans I just picked up at Gap make me feel like the Fall, it’s a comin’. I’m excited, I love fall dressing. My life motto: when in doubt, throw on more necklaces. Seriously,

Give-nchy me

*+-Givenchy Antigona Iris Tote bag on loan from Dressed boutique, Aritzia tank and silk shirtdress (worn open), Helmut Lang skirt, Zara heels, purple stone necklace worn as bracelet made by me, c/o Poshlocket bangles, vintage and Argentum & Aurum necklaces …  Hello lover! Is this Givenchy Iris tote not everything? Thanks to ‘dressed’ boutique in

a real pants party

*+-Madewell sweater, Trina Turk pants (also seen here!), Zara heels, Ray Ban aviators, various fun jewelry from Argentum & Aurum, Tiffany & Co, and (c/0) Poshlocket Meeting Trina Turk last week (who happened to be wearing these pants) inspired me to get them out of the drawer and have a real party with them, a

denim // emerald

*+-TopShop dress (a cute colorblock version!), Old Navy jean jacket, Vince Camuto shoes, Ray Ban aviator sunglasses, Banana Republic ipad case/clutch (love this one too) Ever since Vogue told me I could I have been wearing my trusty years old jean jacket with everything. Case in point: le outfit above. When I walked out the

a flower a day…

*+-Joie linen top, old skirt (i love this one too), Zara heels, H&M bag (sim here), daisy flower crown made by me Sometimes you just need a happy daisy flower crown to perk up an otherwise perfectly work appropriate ensemble ♥♥ Happy Hump Day!

on dressing america

*+-“The world could use more micromanagers running companies.” This weekend I took some time to catch up on my TiVo queue, which included CNBC’s excellent documentary on J. Crew’s CEO, the infamous Mickey Drexler, titled “J.Crew and the Man Who Dressed America.” If you like fashion (which I am assuming you all do since you’re

feeling peached

*+-Gap oxford shirt, thrifted polka dot skirt (i love this style too), Ralph Lauren cat eye sunglasses, Kooba ‘Camden’ purse, old Vince Camuto shoes  It feels like practically everyone I know has bought up this Gap oxford shirt in multiple colors. It’s easy to see why – it’s  just one of those shirts that fits