I don’t think I hide the fact that I prefer winter to summer and autumn to spring. I was outside in the sun long enough to attend one church sale this weekend and a random older woman recommended I get in the shade. “You’re very… p…” she paused. “Pale,” I said. She tried to cover with porcelain. It’s cool, lady friend; you accepted … Keep reading…

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I keep being asked how I describe my style. Am I edgy? Am I trendy? Am I glamorous? Do I utilize some classic prep tailoring, then pair it with a bit of boho-chic flair? While it’s a totally valid question, it’s not an easy one; I’m a damn writer, and even I think there’s the occasional adjective overload when it comes to personal … Keep reading…

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Ever play the closet matching game? It’s a morning favorite of mine. Hold up two or three unrelated items and see if they could go together in an outfit; it’s kind of like the closet computer from Clueless, except not nearly as strict. Play with the textures, the patterns, the colors, and the cuts to see what new outfits are hiding in your … Keep reading…

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Patiently, I waited as summer dragged and dragged… It was hot, humid and sleepy in St. Louis, and–while some sandals were striking– most shoes were subpar. At last, my favorite time of year has arrived, making it officially boot season. In celebration, a few of my favorite bloggers and I styled the best type of shoe in the latest Style Me STL. … Keep reading…

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