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Fit Girls Are It Girls

As much as Carrie Bradshaw would like you to think that walking around Manhattan in heels all day is practical, the reality is it’s not. Sure, I love a good stiletto as much as the…

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Playing Dress-Up with Lockwood Style

One of the best things about being a blogger in the city is the incredible opportunities to meet the other talented, amazing women who share my passions. New York is a hub for creative, driven…

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How To Dress Like A European

With London, Paris, and Milan Fashion Weeks coming to a close, I’ve been feeling a little inspired by the Euro street style. Don’t get me wrong, New Yorkers are chic. But there’s something about European…

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Pattern Party

I’m having a pattern party on the blog today and you’re all invited! Mixing prints has always been equal parts fun and challenge for me. It takes a vision, a little bit of creativity, and…

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Coloring in the Snow

Today’s photo shoot perfectly captures my feelings about winter and fresh snow – fun for a few minutes and then I’m really over it. By now I’ve worn my knit beanies to death, and my blanket scarves arguably…

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You’re Making Me Blush

You don’t need a crystal ball to predict that pastels will be big for spring … especially because Badgley Mischka alluded to this on the runway last fall. Our stereotypical sartorial calendar tells us brights for summer, warm tones for fall,…

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Nashville Check List

Hat | Flannel #1 | Boots | Ring #1 | Ring #2 | Jacket | Jeans | Flannel #2 | Bag | Watch | Lipstick While most of my peers are laying out a week’s…

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Valentine’s Day Bliss + Giveaway!

If you’ve been reading my blog with any kind of regularity, you know one of my latest obsessions is the midi skirt. It’s fun, flirty, and feminine, plus you can style it for just about…

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Galentine’s Day Gift Guide

Clutch | Beanie | Headphones | Tray | Stationary | Book | Tumblers | Tee | Ring | Candle Sure, I could have put together a Valentine’s gift guide that you could have accidentally left…

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Staying Warm Can be a Cinch

Well, the groundhog saw his shadow yesterday and went running for shelter. Frankly, I don’t blame him, the last few days have been miserable. Unfortunately that means we have another six weeks of winter ahead of…

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My New Weekend Must-Have

I know this isn’t earth shattering news, but Saturdays and Sundays are my favorite days of the week. Yes there’s the fact that they’re the only two days where it is totally acceptable to stay inside all day…

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Lexicon of Style Scarves

I’ve been wearing my blanket scarves so much lately I almost forgot what a quality silk modal scarf felt like! They are one of the oldest, most glamorous accessories a woman can own. This blanket…

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A New York Love Affair Turns 2!

Year 1 of this blogging journey was about searching. Looking for my voice. Trying to find what I had to say that was different from the thousands of other bloggers out there and putting it…

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Back to Basics

Ever have those days where you are feeling particularly uninspired? Maybe your mind is still hitting the snooze button or your creativity is eating breakfast in bed without you. Whatever the reason, we all have those…

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Cherry on Top

Someone asked me the other day, “sundresses or winter coats?”. Initial reaction: no brainer – dresses. But the more I thought about it, the more I realized that I really only like sundresses for what they represent…

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Double Duty

At this point, it’s pretty clear how strong my feelings are for a particular blanket scarf. You’ve seen me wear it here, and here, aaaaand here, and here…you get the idea. I have a problem. So I decided to…

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Winter Wish List

1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 Would you believe me if I said my fingers were too cold to type a long post today?…