Winter 10×10 Fashion Challenge: The Final Outfit, and What I Learned From the Whole Shebang

The #winter10x10 challenge is over! Yes, I did manage to wear only 10 pieces over 10 days — and without repeating an outfit. At times the restrictions annoyed me — but much less than I thought. In fact, the limitations actually helped, because I didn’t really have to think about

Winter 10×10 Fashion Challenge: Outfits 7-9, And Welcoming Back Jewelry After The Baby Years

We’re in the home stretch of this little fashion challenge, and life has been so hectic the past few days that I’ve barely noticed my own clothes! I’ve taken on some new time-consuming duties at work, so having this tight little capsule wardrobe has reduced a lot of decision-making. All

Winter 10×10 Fashion Challenge: In Which Outfits 5 & 6 Provide An Opportunity for a Little Halfway-Point Psychoanalysis

To be truthful, I’ve been feeling a little blah-ish lately — mid-winter doldrums, perhaps? And my outfits for this little wardrobe experiment have felt that way to me as well. It finally took me until outfits 5 to 6 to feel like I’m in a little of a groove. Outfit

The Maternity Wardrobe: Curating From Your Closet, Working With What You Have And When To “Go Maternity”

So…you’re pregnant, and facing a nine-month span of OMG INCUBATING A SMALL HUMAN INSIDE YOURSELF. You might be relieved, freaked out, really and extremely freaked out, happy, worried, surprised, awful, scared. Whatever you feel = totally valid. Pregnancy is one of those conditions in life that runs the gamut in

Yes, Capsule Wardrobes Are Perfect For Toddlers and Other Littles As Well

File this under “too irresistible not to share,” but I just wanted to share my toddler’s capsule wardrobe for the summer season. Yes, I know this may make me sound super type-A/weird/fashion-obsessive or whatever — I did apply the capsule concept I use for my own wardrobe to my child’s

My Official #goodenough Life Edit, Style/Wardrobe Edition: In Which I Embrace The Capsule Wardrobe

Now that I’ve nailed down the theory of my #goodenough style steez as part of my inadvertent good life project, it’s time to make it happen — which, actually, is a more daunting prospect. I’m probably at the most challenging junction of my fashion biography, when I have no time,