How’d this sale come into my life? Double discounts, baby. This mauve Velvet Shirtdress by Holding Horses retailed for, by my research, $148. (It is sold out now.) It was marked down to $19.99 at my Anthropologie store, presumably because it was the last one there and it was missing a few buttons. Buttons are easy to replace, and it was simple … Keep reading…

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Dear, sweet Anthropologie sale room… Look at you, you stunning masterpiece. You artful display of organized chaos. You perfectly imperfect pile of silk, linen, and porcelain. Oh, how you taunt me so. From your embroidered details to your luscious linings, no detail in this room is overlooked. Even the fixtures that lift your triple-marked-down blouses and bottoms off of the floor and into the … Keep reading…

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Big shock: My hair isn’t actually red. (I know you must be sooooo surprised, what with its ever-changing shade of copper. Har har.) For nearly a decade I dyed my hair in my bathroom sink every six weeks like clockwork. I let the pros take over after we started planning the wedding — sure, my at-home results were good almost every time, but … Keep reading…

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