Shopping updates — Boots & purses

To conclude previous shopping posts, I have finally purchased this year’s boots and a black clutch. Success! Steve Madden Women’s Cindi Boot from DSW: The boots were actually a gift from my mother, purchased last week. I exchanged them today for a pair one half size bigger, to allow room for my beloved thick socks. She used a $20 off coupon and … Keep reading…

Saturday notes

I forgot to mention my weekly shameless self-promotion. Ha! But no seriously, I’m very proud of what we ran this week. My piece on summer clothes that wear nicely in fall actually has me searching for shorts to specifically wear with tights, and the piece on Birchbox talked me into a subscription. I also totally forgot about the Emmys… as in forgot … Keep reading…

It’s 55 degrees and my wardrobe is thrilled

It is finally chilly in good ‘ole St. Louis. Do I even need to explain why this is good news? Didn’t think so. This week has been semi-sleepy, semi-lazy, semi-I-don’t-give-a-shit, all of which tend to equal sub par style. Alas, I can’t tolerate leaving the house feeling ‘I look mehhh today’, so I have finally perfected (and stocked up on) my favorite cool-weather comfort … Keep reading…