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The 2015 Year in Review

This post may be a few days late, but honestly, it was really nice to take the long weekend to reflect on the past year and look forward to the coming one. As I look…

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…

Life Lately

Between the Thanksgiving and Black Friday craziness, all I want to do this weekend is lounge around in my jammies, get caught up on my DVR and surf the web. So if you’re at home,…

Turning Over a New Leaf…

Every month I tell myself: “I’m turning over a new leaf. From now on I’m buying less quantity and more quality.” And then … because I live in New York and I walk by about 100 stores…

Stating the Obvious: Plaid for Fall is a Thing.

Fall weather must flick a switch inside me or something. When the temperature drops to roughly 50 degrees, I seem to turn off my “chic city girl mode” and turn on the “cozy Midwesterner mode”. Out with…

Don’t Distress! Ripped Jeans are Back

Confession: in high school, I worked for Buckle. I know, those were some darker sartorial times… Almost every paycheck would funnel right back to the store, in exchange for lots and lots of Lucky and BKE…

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…

“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…

Trend Tribe Necklace Giveaway!

Happy Monday readers!! I thought I’d brighten up your morning by announcing an exciting giveaway! Wooohooo! I just love giveaways. To me, they’re a great way to say “thank you” to those of you who keep…