Pick-Me-Up Patterns

Pick-Me-Up Patterns

It’s my personal fashion cycle of horror: I get stuck in colorless, pattern-less ruts. I go for grey tops and denim bottoms and cognac shoes, and I might venture out of the neutrals to grab a berry lip stain. Maybe. Probably not. Sometimes I grab a patterned scarf. Perhaps I go for a blue-grey instead of a charcoal. Even with the quick grab … Keep reading…

Quarter-past the whiskers.

Quarter-past the whiskers.

My mother came to visit a few weekends ago to help with early wedding stuff — deciding on colors, attending a bridal show, other really rad mother-daughter stuff. While she was here, we realized I’d be 25 by the next time I saw her. (My birthday is later this month.) So obviously, she gave me a cat watch. I can’t imagine a better … Keep reading…

Bang Bang!

Bang Bang!

Hey you. Guess what. I got a haircut! Yes, I have returned to long hair with a center part and bangs. It is the haircut I had for most of my childhood and parts of college — and it’s absolutely one of my all-time favorite styles. I went through a multi-year period where I thought I should wear my hair a different … Keep reading…

Seeing Spots and Stripes

Seeing Spots and Stripes

I would like to thank the delicious cocktail known as the Mai Tai for my new zebra-print midi circle skirt. While it didn’t pay for said attire—I just got chills thinking about how fantastic life would be if cocktails I had just finished drinking paid for all of my new clothing—it left me, errr, cheerful enough to pick up a $70+ skirt. But here’s the … Keep reading…