My Favorite Seasonal Transitional Items (Or, What I Wear When A Heat Wave Hits And I’ve Packed Up All Your Summer Clothes)

September was going swimmingly, with beautiful sunny yet cool days, crisp yet easygoing breezes and that pleasantly perfect balance of things being just warm enough to go without jackets but comfortable enough for a light jacket or coverup. In other words: perfect fashion weather! I was in heaven. This week, though, we got a dose […]

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Mom Essential: The Little Black Swimsuit

I am not a fan of the idea of “dressing your age” or otherwise adjusting the way you dress to fit some (usually fucked up) societal ideal of how women should look, act, feel, be or do. While I don’t think we should completely disregard social context or general public consideration — don’t go into […]

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Imaginary Shopping Spree: Pinstripes Galore!

There’s something about pinstripes and springtime that feels just about perfect to me. They’re the ideal pattern for minimalists and others who shy away from the graphic spectrum of fashion: they add the lightness and interest of a graphic element but in a subtle, calm way. They are classic but look eternally fresh — and […]

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Spring Wardrobe Direction: All Out For Joy

It’s highly ironic that I’m writing this post on spring wardrobe planning today, because as I look out my window, it’s snowing out. Everything is covered in white — it looks more like December than mid-March! But actually, this throwback weather makes thinking of spring clothes even more pleasurable — there’s nothing my eyes are […]

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