Monthly Archives: February 2014

Painterly Prints

How dope are the hand painted tops by Rachel Rose? Please take a moment to check them out. I promise they will be a cheery dose of sartorial inspiration on a gray winter day. As much as I love the painterly tops, my current fave is this silk polka dot knot top in crisp white. […]


I love fashion combined with humor. And even though I can’t claim to have a whole lot in my closet that counts as quirky or humorous, I can appreciate anything that comes with a dose of fun. I’ve admired the work of Karen Walker for a while. I think she gets lots of attention for […]

Bold Color

This look by Tibi is one of those outfits I wish I had the guts to wear. It’s the perfect shade of tangerine orange and it’s on point in its laid-back ease. It’s an attention grabber but not in the usual bedazzled, furry, zippered, feathered, or graffitied way. Maybe I can start off slow with […]

Treat Yo Self

After ignoring many of the after holiday sales – nothing wrong with a little frugality in the new year, am I right? – I saw these MM6 ankle boots on sale and the words “Treat yo self!” came to mind. So I brushed frugality aside. I’ve been on the lookout for black ankle boots that […]


This article in NY Mag strikes a chord with me. It’s about two friends who created a web series called Just the Tips, where they try out all kinds of DIY projects and tutorials… so we don’t have to I guess. Well, maybe they do it because it makes for provocative content. In any case, […]