April showers brought May flowers, and I wore them on a skirt paired with stripes! Hooray! Print mixing– or the more extreme sounding, pattern clashing– is one of those few trends I was thrilled to see as a mainstream acceptance, primarily because it meant more prints on more items available at more stores. Like so many ladies, stripes + floral are my … Keep reading…

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Today was a never-stop-moving kind of day. It was a leave at 8, get home at 8 sort of Monday. This was one of those days where you’re mad at your need to eat, drink and blink because– let’s be honest– it can feel like a waste of precious seconds. I’m proud to say I spent the day pulling for a fashion … Keep reading…

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I own a lot of shoes. Maybe not a lot in the grand scheme of women and shoes, but I own more shoes than I think I do. I own more shoes than I wear, mainly because I keep shoes longer than I should even though I know the heel is broken and I have since gotten a new replacement pair. I don’t … Keep reading…

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I’m having trouble keeping up with the weather. After a busy workweek and a family crisis, I find myself missing a few days and some seasonal weather changes in my mental calendar. Not long ago it was 80 degrees, wasn’t it..? Then it has to be coming again soon, right..? Because I’m ready for some warmer days, lighter fabrics and lunch outside. … Keep reading…

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Avid discount shoppers play a numbers game. 25% off? Mehh, pretty good, could be better. 30%? Random. 35% off? That wouldn’t happen, I’m sure. 40% off? Better, but 40% off full price is still often bullshit. 40% off clearance? There we go. Over the weekend I wandered into an Ann Taylor LOFT store and found out the store-wide sale included already on-sale … Keep reading…

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