I love breaking a few rules as much as the next pattern clashing, red-lipstick-in-the-AM wearing gal, but mixing brown and black used to seem like the unbreakable law of style. Like I was when I was convinced I knew how to pronounce druzy, said I wouldn’t like margaritas, and swore I’d never be a dog person, I was wrong. Just don’t tell … Keep reading…

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I spent last Wednesday in traffic, mid-panic attack, freaking out about parking, because I had to drive downtown. (Insert frightened scream here.) Thankfully, the fashion show I was about to attend was at Windows on Washington, a venue directly across the street from where Lance worked when we shared a car, meaning it was one of the, I don’t know, only part … Keep reading…

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Anyone else see that face wash commercial where the girl takes her smartphone away from her face, only for everyone to freak out over how shiny and gross it is? Was I the only person who initially thought, That doesn’t happen to everyone?! It is icky, but for some of us, shiny and oily skin is the norm. Whatever, word on the … Keep reading…

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Let’s talk about pattern. And color. And sales. Got your attention yet? I was recently approached by the ready-to-wear line MINT by Diarra Bousso, which is currently having a budgeter’s dream of a sale: The already-affordable items are listed for up to 45% off at online shop Modnique.   What is MINT, you ask? Other than a tasty thing I eat like it’s … Keep reading…

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Holy October, dollface! Despite the fact that we have a new cackling neighbor– I’m all for laughter while hanging with friends, but seriously, it’s like the Wicked Witch dying on repeat (or worse, a Bad Brains records at the wrong speed)– we’ve been able to enjoy opening the windows again. It’s the start of fall, and it’s all about the simple pleasures; … Keep reading…

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