Slowly but surely, I’m carrying less in my daily purse. I just can’t handle the weight on my shoulder. Aging is so fun, right? Regardless of bag, I have a few purse necessities. No, I’m not talking about my phone or my keys or stuff I actually need, but those items I think I need and feel like I need but technically … Keep reading…

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It is almost the weeeeeeeekkkkeeennnnnddd…! Time to stop washing my hair and switch into my little purse. I typically carry a small(ish) Rebecca Minkoff crossbody bag over the weekend. What’s inside? More than you’d think for such a little purse! I carry a little red card holder instead of a full-sized wallet on the weekends. My work keys clip off my regular keys, leaving a … Keep reading…

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The primary school art teacher is the most under-sung fashion hero of all. Oversized prints, colorful glasses, excessive jewelry… Many of the greatest outfits I saw with my naive, OshKosh B’gosh-adoring eyes were worn by the same woman who handed me another cup of tempera paint. Maybe they’re colorful because they are fearless. Maybe they’re colorful because they spend all day prying pastels … Keep reading…

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Three drinks into girl’s night and I was addicted to bold leather fringe. I spent Saturday night on the Loop with three total babes, one of which was wearing a fringe masterpiece: a fringe-y leather jacket with an equally dramatic fringe skirt. Needless to say, my denim-on-denim was feeling rather…dull. During drink one, I admired the fringe look. By the middle of … Keep reading…

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