Tag: Ann Taylor

What I Wore: ELOQUII Denim Jumpsuit

Outfit Posts Spring

I cannot believe this is the first time I'm wearing this ELOQUII denim jumpsuit in an outfit post!  If you follow me on Instagram you've seen it many times over the year. I've also mentioned it in a few posts but never gave it the attention it deserved – its very own outfit post. DENIM JUMPSUIT OUTFIT DETAILS: Jumpsuit: ELOQUII (14) | Shoes: Magda Suede Buckle Block Heel Sandal c/o…

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What I Wore: Silk and Linen

Outfit Posts Spring

For years I shied from linen. I'm already a klutz who often has a dribble of coffee on her shirt, a smear of cream cheese on her cuff. To add wrinkles and creases to my look would just make me look like a slob. If you go through my archives, rarely will you see linen or even 100% cotton. If it can wrinkle, I usually don't even buy it. But…

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What I Wore: Resister Sister

Outfit Posts Spring

Saturday was the March for our Lives. I would have loved to be there. I am agast at how our government is worried more about money than the lives of its residents and wished to be one of the hundreds of thousands who protested that day. But my daughter had her karate tournament, and her participation determined whether she could move up a belt at her next test. After the…

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What I Wore off the Blog

Outfit Posts Winter

Going through the pictures on my phone, I realize there's a lot of recent looks I've worn that haven't made the blog.  Some of my outfits from the past few weeks: Boilersuit: ASOS Curve (14) | Wing Patches (on back): Etsy | Earrings: Jenny Bird | Bracelet: Had forever (budget-friendly option) | Shoes: BCBG (old; similar) | Bag: ALLSAINTS I went to an event hosted by DM202 Live called “Building Community…

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What I Wore: Old and New

Outfit Posts Winter

Yesterday I met two friends for lunch in the city. It was at a cute French cafe, so no need to be super fancy but I wanted to look polished (and well, when bloggers get together photos are always taken!). Karl captured these photos while outside waiting for the Uber. Blazer: Banana Republic (14P) (old; similar, plus size option) | Silk blouse: Ann Taylor (XL) (old; similar, plus size option)…

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Capsule Wardrobe: Elegant Professional

Capsule Wardrobes Fashion Advice

When you have to dress in business attire every day for work, it can get expensive. Blazers, lined trousers, matching suits, and then all the alterations… to have a different outfit every day for your job can lead you to the poorhouse. In Corporate America, more than anywhere else, it makes sense to build a capsule wardrobe for your work clothing. With a cohesive collection of pieces, you can have…

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Recent Fashion Hits and Misses: LOFT and Ann Taylor Edition

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Ann Taylor and LOFT, I just can’t quit you. Sometimes I walk in your store and walk right out. Sometimes I go online and want everything, sometimes I’m underwhelmed. Often when I place an order I return 99% but that 1%… that’s why I keep coming back. Here’s the latest items I’ve ordered from these two retailers:…

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What I Wore: Bombs Away

Outfit Posts Winter

jacket | tank | pants | bag | shoes | earrings | lipstick Jacket: Yours Clothing via Gwynnie Bee (16) | Tank: Merona (L) | Pants: Ann Taylor (old; similar that comes in regular, petite, tall, plus, and petite plus) | Bag: Rebecca Minkoff | Shoes: Adidas | Earrings: eBay (same) | Lipstick: L'Oreal La Lacque in Lacquerized I got this jacket in my Gwynnie Bee box about a month…

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