Spring 2023: Jeans and Denim

This year I’m going to share my comprehensive overview of the trends earlier in the year than I normally do. I’m kicking off the series with jeans, because it’s a denim year. If denim is your thing, milk it and enjoy the large assortment of jeans and denim items year round.

Link Love: Trousers Talk

With more people going back to the office, and the need for a more polished workwear look, the trouser suit is back. This article …

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The Visually Important Outer Layers

When you live in a four-season climate, or when it’s cold for a significant amount of the year, the outer …

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Fab Find: Clothes Fuzz Shaver

After regularly de-pilling my knitwear and a bouclé coat for three years, there is no contest for best de-piller. It’s the …

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Style Goals for 2023

At this stage of my style journey I’m achieving my style goals and my wardrobe is in a very happy place. I continue to thoroughly …

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Fab Find: L’Oreal 8 Second Wonder Water

Fabber Kyle suggested this hair product in the comments section of my post about the Olaplex Bond maintenance set. It was …

Link Love: The Shoemaking Craft

Fashionista reports that shoes are finally getting more inclusive: “A new generation of footwear brands are working to rewrite …

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Dressing Up My Apple Watch

I got an Apple watch three years ago, and to my husband’s surprise, haven’t looked back. I wear it all day and every day …

Review of My Style in 2022

Before finalizing my style goals for 2023 I like to check in on how well I did with my goals for 2022. At the risk of …

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Link Love – Holiday Medley 2022

Here’s a collection of thought-provoking style-related stories that are worth a look. Enjoy! Is fashion running out of ideas? …

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Wear Heattech Under Dressy Winter Outfits

We recently went to a dressy holiday dinner with friends. I’d been planning the outfit for a while, and was awfully excited to …

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Fab Finds: Boden and Nordstrom Sale

This is the last selection of top picks for the year. For the most part, 2022 showcased fabulous retail collections in the US. Stocks …

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Team Low or Team High-Shaft Booties

You are on Team Low-Shaft Booties if you prefer them to high-shaft booties, and vice versa. Low-shaft booties tend to finish on the …

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Link Love: Beauty Hacks Put to the Test

Anita Bhagwandas, a beauty editor at The Guardian, has been testing out beauty hacks and humorously reports back on her findings: Can …

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I Hope These Trends Have Longevity

Trends come and go, but these days many of them stick around for years, or even decades. And sometimes they repeat …

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Buy Dressier Items When You See Them

I shared my formal wear shopping strategy earlier this year. I’m purchasing ahead of time so that I’m optimally and calmly …

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