Monthly Archives: December 2013
Whew! After a busy Christmas, bring on the New Year! That’s our cat lounging inside a Powell’s bag. She has pretty much taken over that bag and I’m happy to give up any remnants of holiday shopping in favor of a glass of champagne.. or two.. and the promise of a mellow New Year’s Eve. […]
Oh boy. I kind of need these in my life. Jazzed up slip-ons are the footwear of my dreams. However, being the practical sort – believe me, these Saint Laurent shoes are not practically priced – I have looked into some alternatives. Vans will be cool forever and leave your bank account more flush than springing […]
I was a knitting fool over the weekend and finished two projects – a saddle shoulder sweater and a simple hat with the leftover yarn. Now I have a matching set! Just kidding. The hat will probably end up being a Christmas gift. Anyway, I wanted to learn how to make an old school saddle […]
We’ve had snow flurries all morning in Portland, but I’m thinking about spring… the looks from Isabel Marant’s Etoile line at least. This is my favorite thing in the collection – a tweed-like jacket. If there’s one thing Isabel Marant is great at, it’s a highly covetable jacket. This almost makes me want to try to […]
This leather legging/shoe combo is major. MAY-JOR. It’s from Tamara Mellon’s (formerly of Jimmy Choo) new shoe line and it takes a certain no-nonsense woman to put them on one leg at a time. These are big girl pants.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… or so the song goes… but holiday shopping can definitely make most cheerful people a little bit cray-cray. Every year I go through the same feelings of fear and loathing about finding the right gifts for the important people in my life. Well, this year is going […]