the new look: bold ruffle.

every so often, i look back on the blog or my instagram and i realize i’ve been wearing all of the neutrals all of the time. it’s not a bad thing; neutrals should be the basis of your wardrobe because they mix well with colors and prints. i bought this top a few months ago because it was so different from anything…
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the new look: vintage saint laurent.

late last year, i became officially obsessed with bow blouses. i have 2 from banana republic (seen here and here), and while in barcelona last year, i bought this vintage ysl one from cotton vintage. i love the 80’s feel of this one, with the slightly oversized shape, exaggerated buttons, and shoulder pads…mixes well with work staples like trousers and pencil skirts,…
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the new look: sparkle and stripes.

a quick post to something i wore back in new york featuring more creative layering…hoping the spring weather will come soon! j. crew sweater, h&m turtleneck, levi’s jeans (wearing a 26), prada pumps, marc jacobs bag, super sunglasses, michael kors hoops, cluse watch, armani rouge d’armani lipstick in 600 sheer plum photos by alex drysdale 
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the new look: checks and florals.

confession time: you know those banner ads that pop up while you’re online, when you’re checking email or reading the article on the 5 biggest trends for spring? i found this dress via one of those. i was looking for some interesting pieces to take to new york, and an ad for stylewe appeared in the sidebar. i had never heard of…
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the new look: mixed metals.

i was a bit hesitant to jump onto the pleated metallic skirt trend, mainly because i feared it would emphasize my pear shape body. i picked up this asos skirt at the beginning of the year (on major sale) and it’s really fun and not as bulky as i thought. a substantial shoe, like a block heel sandal or these…
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