the new look: adventures in layering.

with the weather in new york being unpredictable, i relied on pieces that could be layered in a bunch of different ways. case in point, this shirt dress from the summer, which was a great breezy maxi during the few warm days we had. the neck-to-floor buttons mean i can make it as prim or as sexy as i want,…
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oscars best dressed: neutral.

did you watch the oscars? a few people i knew weren’t watching, because they didn’t want to hear political speeches. “award shows aren’t the place for politics,” they said. to that i say, if that is your argument, then where is a place for politics? many movies touch on political themes, like discrimination, sexual assault, addiction, poverty, lgbtq issues, and…
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the new look: double ruffle.

i had such an amazing time on the east coast last week, hitting up some fashion week shows, having a few meetings, working from our new york office, and seeing friends and family. i knew ahead of time that it was going to be chilly, so i only wore 2 skirts, this being one of them. i wore this to…
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fall/winter 2017 new york: milly.

  the theme of the milly show was “fractured,” and given the state of affairs in our country right now, that seems appropriate. but in looking at the clothes, there was a sliver of optimism in all the sequins and shine. the collection had a 90s grunge feeling to it, but in a sophisticated way—slip dresses paired with cropped sweaters, unique…
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inspired by: double coats.

i’m heading to the east coast in a few days for a little over a week, and i’ve gotta admit, i’ve been in california so long i’ve become one of those people that complains about the cold. not in sf, but when i go back east. i know i dealt with it for 20+ years of my life with no bitching,…
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