Accessories are a double edged sword. Without them your look can simply be forgettable, but pile them on and you look cluttered or just like you’re trying too hard. In fashion time changes everything, but the perfect balance of baubles and frills has been hotly debated for decades. Coco Chanel herself supposedly issued the advice […]Read more "how much is too much?"
I finally found a good looking + affordable pair of over the knee boots! They aren’t anything fancy (faux suede from Forever 21) but they were a bargain and definitely do the trick. I’ve lusted after a pair like this for years but could never stomach the cost and always had […]Read more "over the knee boots"
Hard to believe this week is Christmas! You can barely tell by the weather, which has stayed pretty mild here in Van. Back home in Toronto I hear it’s going to be 13 degrees on the 24th, which makes an outfit like this about all you need this holiday season. I love layering […]Read more "knits"
One of the main struggles fashion conscious individuals have during winter is choosing weather appropriate styles that aren’t a buzz kill for your look. Even with a milder winter on the west coast, I still fall into outfit ruts this time of year when everything needs to be worn with a jacket. Here are my […]Read more "how to keep warm without losing your style"
Often, I get so caught up with a piece of clothing I just keep finding ways to wear it. This has been the case with the new sleeveless knit I blogged about in my last post. It is so cozy I have not wanted to take it off, so I basically haven’t. I […]Read more "play it again"
I’ve been seeing long layers all over the place lately in fashion! Midi is definitely competing with the mini for attention this fall, and even the top layers have longer hemlines this season. I was getting all this inspiration at the same time I realized that a bunch of dresses I […]Read more "longer layers "
Right now is the weird twilight zone between seasons where you see pedestrians in everything from shorts and flip flops to winter coats. It’s freaking freezing in the morning and as soon as the sun goes down, but mid day and in the right light it’s almost like summer is still around. I’ve […]Read more "sweater weather"