Winter Whites

My favorite year-round piece right now is this leather jacket.  I’m focusing on quality over quantity this year, and one of the quality things at the top of my investment pieces list was a leather jacket.  It’s been perfect for fall and winter, and I’m positive I will find myself tossing my well-loved and worn […]

Socks vs. Boots

Have you ever seen something so many times that you eventually found you like it (like Taylor Swift songs?)  I saw this pic on pinterest, then this pic on joiegirlblog (I saw this outfit in person, it was super adorable!) then Meg blogged about it here, and then I saw this pin.  Socks with booties?  […]

1 Red Dress 5 Ways

I love being able to shop my own closet (code for not-buy-anything-new-because-I-have-no-more-room.)  I bought this red satin dress from H&M last holiday season for under $20 (did you?!)  You can’t wear a red satin dress too often without people realizing you have been wearing the same thing…..it sorta stands out.   While it’s always flattering […]

Busy Days

The holiday season has officially begun and I suddenly find myself busy with life; volunteering, lunchtime, parties, decorating, crafts, angry mom emails – you know, the usual.  And my house is a mess. So forgive me for wearing leggings 6 out of 7 days.  At  least the shoes are comfy, right? (p.s. I’m wearing these […]

How To: Knot Your Belt

I will admit: ¬†I have bought a belt (or five) that was two sizes too large because it was the perfect color/print/width and it was on clearance for less than three dollars. ¬†Because I have this secret arsenal: Inches indicate approximate length of tongue (measured from the hole you will be feeding the post through) […]