Fashion

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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?…

Treat Yo Self

New York can be a grind. It’s a city full of dream chasers and overachievers. We pour ourselves into our jobs, working 10, 12, 14 hours days, and follow it up with long nights (obviously this…

Winter White

For the longest time I’ve wanted to buy a winter white coat. I think they are so elegent and crisp … a welcome change from your typical black peacoat. They add a pop of brightness…

Over the River and Through the Woods

As much as I love the hustle and bustle of city life, it’s nice to occasionally get away from the concrete jungle and relax back home in the ‘burbs. Central Park is great and all, but…

The 2014 Year in Review

It’s funny how the year can fly by, while certain moments seem like ages ago. That’s how I feel as I look back on this past year’s worth of blog posts. 2013 seems like just yesterday – I was…

Bling in the New Year

After spending the better part of a week lounging around in my Christmas pjs, I’m thrilled to get dolled up one last time in 2014. And although I rarely need an excuse to wear sparkles, sequins…

Midi Christmas to You

If you haven’t been swept up by the Christmas spirit by now, then maybe you’re just a Scrooge. The holidays are my absolute favorite time of year, and I tend to get a little overly…

Last Minute Gift Guide ~ For Her

The perfect gift. It’s an elusive beast (usually found in little blue boxes like this one) and time is ticking! The good news is, the stores are almost encouraging your procrastination with sales upon sales (Banana…

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things

If you’ve been reading along at all up to this point, you’ll recognize that there are a few sartorial truths that I hold dear, including: (1) Polka dots will never go out of style. (2) You…

Holiday Gift Guide ~ For Him

    For as easy as it is to shop for myself, I’m sometimes intimidated to shop for my beau. Much to his credit, he is ahead of the curve on a lot of men’s…