12 Days of Gift Guides + Giveaways | Luxurious Leather from Claire Flowers

12 Days of Gift Guides + Giveaways | Luxurious Leather from Claire Flowers

There’s something to be said for buying luxury products. They feel so substantial and, when done right, last forever. Why not also support a local business while selecting the shoes or apparel to last a life time? The award-winning St. Louis collection Claire Flowers is here to help — and to offer a seriously exciting giveaway. Currently wearing… Blouse and shoes c/o … Keep reading…

Sweater Weather at the Bevo Mill

Sweater Weather at the Bevo Mill

People unfamiliar with South City St. Louis always seem confused when I say it. “You live by a giant what?” Windmill. I live by a giant windmill. Currently wearing… Paola Pullover c/o Soft Surroundings [HERE] | Moto jacket, Express [HERE] | Bag, TJMaxx | Harding Booties c/o Naturalizer [HERE] When St. Louis-based Soft Surroundings asked if I’d style an item for a look … Keep reading…

Layers and Leathers

Layers and Leathers

When I bought this (deeply discounted) leather moto vest from Off Fifth two years ago, I thought it would go with evvvvvverything. That was the plan. That was the justification pep talk. Having a fashion blog means I have documented evidence of my outfits, and the site says… it has been worn two, maybe three, times. Shit. With the season of layers and … Keep reading…

Learning to Wear Leggings

Learning to Wear Leggings

Until about two weeks ago, I didn’t wear leggings outside of the home as pants. And then I changed my mind. Well, I should clarify: I mainly changed my mind because leggings arrived on my doorstep. If they hadn’t been under my mailbox, I don’t know if I would have ever tried them. But alas, when you must pass a pair of … Keep reading…

Leather and Shine | Pitaya’s Beaded Blouse

Leather and Shine | Pitaya’s Beaded Blouse

The holidays quite literally sparkle. And while I play perpetual cynic on a variety of occasions, the holidays are no mocking matter for me. Whether it is the shiny ribbon on the outside of a perfectly-wrapped present or the glisten of just-fallen snow, this time of year comes with a definite (practically blinding) shine, and I love every glitter-covered moment. It only … Keep reading…