This week is going to be a scorcher in DC, and I am looking to stay as cool as possible while looking appropriate at the office. This dress from Soft Surroundings is 100% linen so it is breezy and comfortable. I took this dress on my vacation and wore it to the zoo in Columbia, SC on a very hot day and felt breezy and cool. I usually shy from linen because it does end up looking so crinkled and wrinkled, but with this weather I don't care and embracing my rumpled side!
The other weekend my friend celebrated a milestone birthday. To honor it, his wife threw him a party at their home. Food, drink, even a live band! I wanted to dress festively but also be comfortable dancing and standing on my feet all night; I also knew we’d be outside occasionally and wanted to be… Continue Reading What I Wore: House Party
So I had to wake up at the crack of dawn to get my Mom to the airport – she is going to her high school reunion in New England and then a short trip with high school girlfriends afterwards. Woke up around… 4am? I am an early riser but not THAT early so I… Continue Reading Thursday
Black felted wool military-inspired jacket – Ann Taylor (no longer available but may be able to find in-store on the clearance rack – also came in navy)Ramones tee shirt with neck cut open – No clue at this point, few years oldBlack leather skirt – Ann Taylor LOFT via eBay (no longer available at LOFT… Continue Reading What I Wore Today: March 2011
In last week’s The Friday Shop, I mentioned that Soft Surroundings reached out and asked if I’d like to try some of their clothing. I haven’t shopped Soft Surroundings in a while. I think this is my last Soft Surroundings post and that was 2017… but hey I was so ahead of the curve styling… Continue Reading Soft Surroundings Mosaic Dress
While I don’t like the taste of a pumpkin spice latte, I do love the color. Not quite orange, not quite brown, the color becomes a neutral like olive green that looks great with other neutrals but spices up jewel tones and makes surprisingly beautiful color combinations. Paired with berry, plum, teal, navy, mustard, red,… Continue Reading What I Wore: Pumpkin Spice
Jacket: LOFT | Tee: Old Navy | Pants: LOFT | Shoes: Nine West “Flax” | Turquoise ring: Gift (similar) | Cuff: Had forever (similar) | Initial Necklace: c/o Live the Look Did any of you see the other week where LOFT was offering 50% off their entire site? Well I did, and I did some… Continue Reading What I Wore: Old Faithful