A Necklace State of Mind

A Necklace State of Mind

When I was a young reporter, I interviewed a famous wedding dress designer over the phone. While I don’t remember much of what he said of lace and tulle, I do remember his opinion on corn. “Where are you from originally?” I asked. “Oh, a small town in Illinois,” he said. “Where in Illinois?” “Just a little town in central Illinois.” “But … Keep reading…

Gimme All the Amethyst!

Gimme All the Amethyst!

Hello, hello! Thanks for forgiving my wedding-induced break and following along this past week on social media as Lance and I tied the knot. I am officially Mrs. Julia Cain! When I walked down the aisle, I wore Kendra Scott, just like I have nearly every day since I brought home my first pair of Kendra earrings. My favorite color is purple, and … Keep reading…

Lemon and Lime

Lemon and Lime

There’s nothing mellow about this shade of yellow. I recently paired my brightest accessories with neutral denim for a cool citrus combo perfect for the end of summer. Necklace c/o CS Gems What are you wearing during the summer-to-fall transition?

Rose Gold and Wood

Rose Gold and Wood

How much wood would a wood watch watch if a wood watch could watch wood? Was that a bit of a stretch? Even for me? Let me give you the brief version, free of lousy puns: Jord, a St. Louis-based company, makes fantastic wood watches – and was nice enough to send me one. See for yourself. Currently wearing… Cora watch, c/o JORD … Keep reading…