The Pattern-Clashing, Texture-Mixing Mad Woman

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 … Read more

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Prepare for the Unpredictable | Boots in Springtime

Okay, okay, it isn’t technically spring yet. But it was 80 degrees today, so I say it’s totally acceptable to call it springtime. Here’s the problem with Midwestern seasons: they get a little out of whack. Case in point, they’re calling for snow tomorrow. There will be plenty of time for exposed legs and pedicured … Read more

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Peep-Toe Pattern Party

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 … Read more

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Saint Louis Safari | The Midwest is Melting

Floral is great in the spring. Winter white is always a staple. Gem hues resurface in the fall. Americana is summer-ready. While I refuse to fully abide by those rules– uhm, gem colors are always my favorites, especially when in a floral– they’re some of the the tried-and-true trends. Another popular option? Safari-themed attire when … Read more

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Weekend Favorites.

Can you believe it’s going to be Monday? I’m not sure where the weekend went. Let’s recap the favorites. It’ll make me feel like I accomplished more. Sales at Ann Taylor LOFT. 40% off the entire store? Including sale items? There will be a post about my spectacular new shift dress (sneak peek on my Instagram … Read more

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