Winterizing a Summer Jumpsuit
Outfit Posts

Winterizing a Summer Jumpsuit

I’m all about wearing what I already own, and I’ve been looking at this Universal Standard jumpsuit I wore this summer and was trying to figure out how to winterize it. It’s twill, so it’s a seasonless fabric, and the color doesn’t scream summer either.  A turtleneck is a given,…

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How to Prevent Jeans from Wearing Out in the Inner Thighs
Fashion Advice

How to Prevent Jeans from Wearing Out in the Inner Thighs

A reader reached out asking for advice on how to prevent jeans from wearing out in the inner thighs. A portion of her email: Hi Alison – One thing I have struggled with is wearing my jeans out in the inner thighs. I had purchased some expensive jeans that looked…

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Margaux Shoes Review: The Uptown Sandal
Fashion Advice

Margaux Shoes Review: The Uptown Sandal

I did not want to like them. No, no siree, newp, nah, I didn’t want to like them. A little over a year ago, Margaux Shoes reached out to me about a possible partnership. I haven’t had luck partnering with shoe brands. I have difficult feet – they are high…

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Wide Leg Pants with Sneakers and Heels
Outfit Posts

Wide Leg Pants with Sneakers and Heels

While I do wear all the outfits I feature in outfit posts… sometimes there’s a little switcheroo.  For this look, I wore it with sneakers and then switched to heels for the photoshoot.  The heels are quite comfortable, but a bit too dressy for hitting Whole Foods!  I also wore…

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If you’re thinking of buying LISSOM Flats, read this!
Footwear

If you’re thinking of buying LISSOM Flats, read this!

This post was updated in January 2020.  I no longer recommend ordering LISSOM flats and regret promoting this brand. A reader placed an order with LISSOM in 2019.  After weeks of no contact, she reached out to LISSOM and was informed orders were backed up for the holidays and her…

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