For the first time ever, I’m attending the mega-viral BlogHer blogging conference! This year’s event, #BlogHer17, will be held in Orlando, Florida, in merely a few days and I am incredibly excited. I’m sure in some lines of work conferences mean suits and pumps, but when you represent a fashion blog your introductory look is a little different. To get ready for this … Keep reading…

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“Does this look okay?” I asked my husband the first time I paired my faux shearling vest with my moto jacket. “Yeah, I like it.” “Do I look like Bane?” “Oh yeah, totally, but like… in a good way.” In case your household doesn’t abide by the semi-annual Batman viewing ours seems to, let me remind you of the bitchin’ shearling-lined duster … Keep reading…

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So many outfit colors pop this time of year, from festive cranberry to snowy white. When I decided to do a series of holiday looks, blue wasn’t even one of the colors I’d considered — I wasn’t against it, it just didn’t even come to mind. Then I spotted this metallic blue dress and started imagining it with my gold and blue headband, … Keep reading…

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A long time ago, at a garage sale far away, I bought a worn-once, still-in-the-box pair of Doc Martins for $2 from a yuppie who said she could never charge more for shoes that had ever held someone else’s feet. I negotiated several thousand off the price of my car. My cat was on clearance at the shelter. I once made $6 … Keep reading…

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