Jack Rogers sandals. Lilly Pulitzer dresses. Colorful pants. Most monogrammed items. There’s a whole list of stylish things I appreciate… from a distance. In case you couldn’t guess, I read a lot of fashion blogs, many of which feature styles that I admire, but don’t necessarily wear. I use my day job as a place to fulfill any desire to wear a sweater set … Keep reading…

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Are you itching for a craft? Do you have two to three hours to kill? Got 15-or-so bucks and a pocket full of coupons? Then you’re ready. Steampunk-inspired accessories seem to be everywhere. Anyone who likes a rough or industrial edge in design can appreciate a few gears or sprockets, and my latest project is literally full of them. Okay, dolls, let’s begin!  The … Keep reading…

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 Man oh man, I love a good black-and-white stripe. On blouses, on sweaters, on peplum, on crop tops—it’s probably my favorite pattern, and I now own it in a formal version, thanks to this uber adorable ruffle dress from London Times. Now, I know what you’re thinking… A dress made entirely out of ruffles sounds painfully girlie. However, a neutrally-hued but incredibly bold pattern—LIKE … Keep reading…

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WHAT // Ruth’s Chris Clayton Patio Party Get ready for a tongue twister… Remember when I told you about the Ruth’s Chris Clayton Patio Party? Beautiful part of town, great food, fun get-together… It lived up to the hype. Call me crazy—or stereotypical or obnoxious or whatever—but sipping cocktails and sitting on high-quality lounge furniture and eating miniature hamburgers are the way to spend … Keep reading…

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