Each year like clockwork, I turn to the work of beloved pin-up artist Gil Elvgren for my outfit inspiration as soon as the temperature rises. So when ModCloth asked me to participate in their blogger campaign, Uniquely You, I couldn’t help but channel Gil’s perfect picnic style.   Love an item? Find them here… 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | … Keep reading…

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Since the Saint Louis Fashion Week Designer Showcase, I have been obsessed with the vintage Neiman Marcus vest. I mentioned before that the vest was part of my childhood dress-up box, but I didn’t really explain what that meant. As a kid, I had the greatest toy a future fashion addict could have: a killer dress-up box full of vintage treasures my mother … Keep reading…

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I was probably thirteen when I bought this dress. I was at a thrift store outside of Denver, and I knew that I loved it, but I couldn’t figure out how to wear it. I kept trying to mix it with modern or edgy pieces—a leather jacket here, some motorcycle boots there. But it’s so light and airy that it never worked … Keep reading…

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I learned a few things at this season’s Saint Louis Fashion Week. First, I need a pair of pointy-toed d’Orsay flats immediately. I shouldn’t even be typing this—I should be out there hunting for them. Next, I need to do more yoga so I can start wearing more mini skirts, ideally with loose, graphic sweaters. Also, why is my closet so seriously … Keep reading…

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