Anyone else turn to small, unnecessary household chores when the must-do list is overwhelming? I do, and that’s how I ended up cleaning our closet last week. Nothing like impending, stressful deadlines to light a fire under my ass… for the wrong task. On a happy note, cleaning my closet introduced me to some unusual apparel pairs, like this patterned cold should … Keep reading…

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♫ ♪ ♩ Oh, the weather outside is frightful / and the knits in my closet look delightful / which has made me miss the days of snow / humidity can go, it can go, it can go…(straight to hell.) ♩  ♪ ♬  Notice the mystical look to the air in these photos? That’s the humidity, and I am over it. So done. Summer … Keep reading…

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Remember when I mentioned we’re moving? The apartment is currently at the worst part of packing: unorganized, messy, and unreachable. Some things are in nicely-labeled boxes, but most things are in half-filled open boxes spread across the floor. It looks like an Urban Outfitters on 50%-off clearance day (or the shoe section at every Midwestern Target on any given Tuesday). Somewhere in … Keep reading…

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After a long fashion talk with a coworker on my lunch break, I decided today is the day: Today, darlings, we’ll talk about why layering works. Run! Head for your closet! Grab every knit item you own! It’s time! Okay, let’s start with something simple. Sticking to an all-black (okay, mainly black) outfit makes layering super easy; you can focus on the … Keep reading…

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This embellished white shirt is my new favorite wardrobe addition, and I cannot stop wearing it. There’s something about a loose-fitting tee that screams ‘Tuck me in ever-so-slightly!’ And while I normally do just that with a pair of skinny jeans, this top is twice as nice when paired with a work-ready skirt. The end look is equal parts tousled and tailored. … Keep reading…

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