Streamlined + Monochromatic Army Green Layers

As I type this post, I’m wearing military green leggings and there are three army green jackets in my closet—plus one I keep in the car in case of chilly emergencies. Could army green be replacing my beloved black as my go-to color? Let’s not go that far, since black will always have a special place […]

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Relaxed Meets Refined with The Boxcar Boot by The Great

We recently traded our IKEA bed frame for a gorgeous new upholstered one, and while I don’t regret it for a moment, making the aesthetic upgrade definitely meant sacrificing function, since the old bed had giant drawers beneath it where I kept all my shoes. Dragging all my footwear out from where I’d been stowing […]

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Casual Jumpsuit Layering for Cool Weather

This past summer, at every event and gathering I attended, the jumpsuit was the uniform de rigeur amongst all the chicest guests. Jumpsuits make perfect sense for sunny days and warm evenings: they combine the throw-on-and-go ease of a dress with an upped style ante that’s all their own. When the mercury drops, though, they’re just […]

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How to Style a Moody Fall Floral Midi Dress

Do you ever find that the pieces in your wardrobe that challenge you the most inspire outfits that delight you the most? Maybe it’s because of the extra effort you had to put in to make them work, but there’s something about the satisfaction of taking an item outside your usual comfort zone and rocking […]

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Stylish + Simple Natural Skincare from Monastery

You know I’m always on the lookout for simple natural skincare brands that look as good in my medicine cabinet as they do on my skin, so when I heard about the San Francisco-based beauty line Monastery I dropped everything and rushed to their website! There I found a concise collection of botanically sourced products […]

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Steal My Fall Layering Secrets for Textured Knits Without the Bulk!

Has the cool weather hit where you live? Here in LA, there was a brisk, chilly snap in the air as I walked the dogs this morning, and I couldn’t be more thrilled about it. Fall is here at last! In addition to cooler temps, changing leaves, and pumpkin-flavored everything, my favorite season brings with […]

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Sporty + Sophisticated in Sneakers, Silks, and Sweaters for Fall

I’ve just returned from High Point Market, where I spent four glorious days wandering the showrooms and touring the new collections from established and up-and-coming interiors brands alike. The trip was a success by every measure: I connected with friends old and new, got a solid sense for the trends and happenings of the design […]

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How to Make This Fall’s Wide Leg Pant Trend Work for You!

I don’t know what it is about this year’s fall fashions, but I’ve caught the bug and I’m feverishly updating my wardrobe! It’s fun to be invigorated by my outfit options again, after several seasons of feeling a little ‘meh’ about my closet’s contents. I’m chalking my renewed interest up to some seriously interesting trends […]

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Stripes + Plaid: Pattern Mixing for Fall, French Girl Style!

There’s a handful of fashion blog headlines that are like kryptonite for me. The ones I’m most vulnerable to are those having anything to do with how French girls dress. You know the ones I mean. “Every French Girl Has These Three Things In Her Closet!” Or, “French Girls Never Make This Mistake When Leaving […]

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Major Medicine Cabinet Upgrade with VERSO SKINCARE

Whenever I’m in Europe, I can spot the Swedish travelers a mile away. For starters, they are the dictionary definition of ‘robust’ and put my schleppy tourist vibes to shame with their strapping athleticism and beaming good health. Oh, and they’re a stylish bunch—with the men all in slim trousers and the women in breezy, […]

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