What I Wore: Peach and Cream
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What I Wore: Peach and Cream

I don’t know what it is this winter but I’m really gravitating towards pastels.  While fall I was all about merlot and pumpkin, now that it’s truly cold I want to bundle up in softer shades. And Comfort reached out and asked if I’d like to try their Fika Sweater.…

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What I Wore: The Perfect Turtleneck
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What I Wore: The Perfect Turtleneck

They’re hot, they’re itchy, they’re sheer, they’re bulky, they stretch out, they’re too tight, they are a necessary evil.  What am I talking about? Turtlenecks! When it’s cold outside, turtlenecks are a brilliant choice but so many disappoint with their fabric, fit, or quality. Chico’s asked me to try out…

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What I Wore: Orange Crush
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What I Wore: Orange Crush

When Karl and I got married, our wedding color was orange (with hot pink accents).  We had a signature cocktail at the wedding reception, an Orange Crush.  Considering I’m wearing an orange cocktail dress in today’s blog post I felt Orange Crush was a fitting title.  Orange is my favorite…

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What I Wore: Ice Blue Skirt Suit
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What I Wore: Ice Blue Skirt Suit

The weather outside is frightful, but this cozy skirt suit is so delightful. Sometimes you have to decide between warmth and professionalism in winter, but I learned a few tricks being a DC corporate commuter. Fleece tights, tall boots, slips, Lands’ End Thermaskin layers, and suiting like this ice blue…

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What I Wore: Navy on Navy (From the Real-Life Capsule Wardrobe)
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What I Wore: Navy on Navy (From the Real-Life Capsule Wardrobe)

The first look from my real-life holiday capsule wardrobe is one of the more casual options.  This could be worn to Thanksgiving, to a work party right after being at the office, a dinner party at a neighbor’s house.  To make it more festive I swapped out the traditional brooch…

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Nordstrom Fall Sale Best Picks
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Nordstrom Fall Sale Best Picks

The Nordstrom Fall Sale is here, and it’s a fantastic sale for winter must-haves – coats and boots. From wool walking coats to puffy parkas, the Nordstrom Fall Sale has an amazing variety of outerwear at amazing prices. Below I styled a few of the coats all with items from…

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What I Wore: One Shoulder
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What I Wore: One Shoulder

I already had the sleeveless version of this sweater and wear it all the time (it was even in my first real life capsule wardrobe).  When I saw it came with a sleeve I had to have it (and shocker, added it to my latest holiday capsule wardrobe). I think…

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A Real Life Holiday Capsule Wardrobe
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A Real Life Holiday Capsule Wardrobe

The holidays are right around the corner, is your closet ready? I’m of the mindset that quality trumps quantity and you can achieve great style with a small wardrobe. My calendar is already filling up with events and I’m looking to find a hardworking holiday capsule wardrobe that will mix…

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