My Luichiny boots– a generous STLFW gift– have finally found their springtime home. After much deliberation about the proper way to style over-the-knee boots, I figured it out by shopping my own closet… And even found a look appropriate for April. I may or may not have mentioned that boots are my favorite type of footwear, and these over-the-knee beauties were new … Keep reading…View Post
If you’re in the mood for #OOTD posts, Saint Louis Fashion Week coverage, shopping parties, and apparel discounts, you’re in the right spot.
Imagine this: You’re at Target after a particularly gnarly Thursday, mocking (and being terribly disappointed) by the new Kate Young collection– more on that issue to come– when you spot the perfect, on-sale work-ready skirt. It’s colorful. It’s comfortable. But it’s Thursday, so it won’t be worn till Monday, as Fridays are casual. No way. What fashion-lover has that kind of patience? (Many … Keep reading…View Post
It’s amazing what a little temperature increase can do for a gal. Year after year, I have these bullshit, quasi-nostalgic start-of-spring highs; I can feel it in my hair and it shows all the way to the tips of my curling, tapping fingers. Old favorites resurface, as if they’d been buried under the snow with all the rocks and flower bulbs and–poof!– … Keep reading…View Post
I’ve always known my pick: V-neck, all the way. While I have mixed emotions about men in V-necks– a discussion for another day– they’re both flattering and comfortable on ladies. And although I can stay happy with the same-old, same-old (ahem, I’ve ordered the same sandwich at Subway since 1995), today I wore something a little… sharper. As a birthday gift, Lance … Keep reading…View Post
The circle skirt: A vintage mainstay that accentuates a small waist and offers enough draped fabric to constantly keep fidgeting hands busy. Do I swing the sides of my circle skirt? Absolutely. Do I twirl in a circle skirt when no one is looking? You know it. More fun than a shift and more visually interesting than a pencil skirt, these beauties … Keep reading…View Post