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Summer Sale Picks + $550 Nordstrom Giveaway!

Anyone else have a problem with the ‘Sunday Scaries’? Mondays at work don’t have to be scary if you sprinkle in some excitement — like a quick online shopping break or a giveaway! :-) To…

A New York Love Affair :: Pattern Party

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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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…

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J’Adore My Adora

Step aside burgundy bag, there’s a new kid in town. Meet the Adora Bag, my current tote de jour. As you already know, I’m a chronic repeater when it comes to my wardrobe. I wear…

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Little Red Riding in My Hood

Have you ever wanted something so bad, you’d go to the ends of the earth for it? Although maybe not the ends of the earth,  I have been all over Manhattan, which is the center of the…

A New York Love Affair :: Mixing Prints

Five Tips for Mixing Prints

The thing I love most about personal style, is that it’s always evolving. As a fashionista on a budget, I’m constantly experimenting with new ways to pair my existing pieces. And when I do decide…

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Re-framing the Fashion Conversation

Was anyone else teased relentlessly growing up? “Four eyes” and “geek” were just a few of the negative connotations thrown my way as a bright-eyed middle-schooler. Glasses were uncool. And if you wore them, so…

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“Girl On the Go” Survival Guide

Every one of us owns a handbag (some of us may own many ………. guilty). But it’s probably fair to say that we all have a handful of bags on rotation – each one serving an important…

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Transitioning from Summer to Fall ~ Shorts

Over the last week, I’ve been sharing my transition tips for styling your way from summer to fall. All you need are a few autumn staples, and you can easily transform your summer favorites (like I did here and…

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Love Affair Travels ~ Smart Casual

Say anything in a British accent and it sounds pretty awesome. But when they talk about dressing “smart casual”, I die a little inside. I love this phraseology, so I’m definitely going to try and make fetch smart…