The holidays quite literally sparkle. And while I play perpetual cynic on a variety of occasions, the holidays are no mocking matter for me. Whether it is the shiny ribbon on the outside of a perfectly-wrapped present or the glisten of just-fallen snow, this time of year comes with a definite (practically blinding) shine, and I love every glitter-covered moment. It only … Keep reading…View Post
If you’re in the mood for #OOTD posts, Saint Louis Fashion Week coverage, shopping parties, and apparel discounts, you’re in the right spot.
There’s something so romantic about the classic, retro-inspired pin-up look. When the weather turns warm, I look to the work of Gil Elvgren and Art Frahm for fashion inspiration; but when the weather turns cold, I miss that cheeky, flirty feeling in my modern — albeit warm — pullovers and slouchy scarves. With its gift-giving, hostessing, baking, and mistletoe, this is the … Keep reading…View Post
In the ever-wise words of Barney Stinson, it’s time to suit up! The perfect blazer is an investment; it deserves more time off the hanger. But… I find my suit to be a little more interview-esque than out-and-about, so I swapped my trousers for skinny jeans and my dress shirt for a sheer, striped blouse and crop top combo. Craving the dressiness of … Keep reading…View Post
My boobs are too big for a medium, but my shoulders are too small for a large. These jeans are too tight around the hips, but the next size up is way too long. This size 6 fits around my waist, but it shouldn’t be this short in the back. Sometimes, shopping can suck. I have a carefully curated list of stores that fit … Keep reading…View Post