Summer Weekend Uniform

headscarf with tunic and shorts - oh julia ann - 1

I have had the same salad four times in the last week. I’m actually eating leftovers of it right now, as Yogurt tries to steal some thinking maybe he’ll like it. (He won’t.) Every summer, like clockwork, I obsess over the Strawberry Poppyseed & Chicken Salad at Saint Louis Bread Co… much like autumn’s Caramel Apple … Read more

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Rock (Arm) Candy

Like any child given the opportunity, I was madly in love with rock candy. Uh, d’uh, Julia. What’s not to love? It’s sugar on a stick. Beyond that, I adored how it looked. The jagged edges, the translucency, the sparkle… It was like the geode I had in my room, except I could eat it. … Read more

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Co-ord Skirt Set Three Ways

Let me paint the picture for you: After crepe brunch and extreme silk flower shopping, Sara and I went to T.J.Maxx, at which I spotted an adorable Cynthia Rowley striped skirt for a mere $13.99. I was figuratively drunk off wedding planning and that 3,000 calorie (give or take) meal, so I grabbed the item … Read more

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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 … Read more

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Black & White & Rad All Over

In the ever-wise words of Barney Stinson, it’s time to suit up! The perfect blazer is an investment; it deserves more time off the hanger. But… I find my suit to be a little more interview-esque than out-and-about, so I swapped my trousers for skinny jeans and my dress shirt for a sheer, striped blouse and … Read more

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