Is January too early to find my new favorite piece of 2017? My mother and her good buddy, Santa – don’t be jealous, but I’ve been told they’re tight – gave me a holiday IOU for an afternoon of shopping and an item I admired but wouldn’t normally splurge on. Something unique, something special, something with that ‘wow’ factor… And while we … Keep reading…

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My name is sleepy and I am Julia. My name is Julia and sleepy. Julia is sleepy. Sleep. If you’ve been following me on Twitter and Instagram, you know I’ve been busy with Saint Louis Fashion Week. (I promise, full coverage is coming to the blog soon.) I’ve been tied up post-event each night trying for a few hours of sleep here and there, because … Keep reading…

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Ah, the mid-heel. It’s not short enough to hang with the practical shoes, nor is it tall enough to bump shoulders with sultry stilettos… No, no, mid-heels aren’t either of those things; instead, they’re this great combination of retro and fashion-forward. (And not to ruin their style credibility, but man, are they comfortable.) On the fence? Answer me this: Have you ever tipped over, … Keep reading…

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‘Twas a smidge before Christmas and all through the house, Yogurt was stalking his new catnip mouse. The stockings were stuck under the TV with hooks, And our duckling nativity scene was drawing all kinds of bad looks. The puppies were stoked about the brand new decor As Yogurt continued to stalk near the door. With me in my new blouse and … Keep reading…

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My go-to outfit, as of late, consists of a chambray button down, blacks skinny jeans and black leather slouchy boots with either a messy bun or my hair down and wavy. While I think this look is simple and classic, it can also be sort of… Boring. Yawn. Blah-zay. Dullsville. To liven things up I’ve been throwing in colorful accessories like enamel … Keep reading…

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