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January 2016

Life

Weekend Update

1. I recently went shopping for some workout clothes, and realized that there are so many super cute items out now, that I wouldn’t be ashamed to wear out for errands/a casual coffee afterwards at all. When did this happen? Prime example – this Zella jacket below, which I just ordered.

I plan on using this jacket for my daily walks once the weather warms up a bit. I’m one of those shameful people who own a bunch of gym appropriate clothing, but haven’t stepped into an actual gym (except to lift water bottles and apples) in years. But I love workout clothes for their comfort, and since it’s the Bay Area, I’d feel comfortable wearing this jacket to run errands in after a walk or hike with friends. I’ve seen people having lunch at the Four Seasons in way worse!

2. Speaking of the Bay Area…I thought this article was very interesting (and a little alarmist), via The Guardian – Silicon Valley Braces Itself For a Fall – “There Will Be Blood”With an article subtitle like that, how can you not be intrigued? Continue Reading

Style

The Hermes Kelly – Sellier vs Retourne

Today, I’m tackling one of the most frequent questions I receive – Hermes Kelly, sellier or retourne style? Because I’m either a crazy lunatic or have remarkable willpower (it all depends on how big of a Kelly fan you…

Life

Weekend Update

1. Nicholas Kirkwood is one of my favorite, and in my opinion, slightly underrated shoe designers. I say slightly, because he’s already pretty famous, but should be even more. One of my favorite shoes he makes is the fabulous…

Life

Favorite Indulgences

Since it’s been so dreary lately where I am, today I thought I’d share with you some of my own favorite indulgences. I try to be reasonable in most areas of my life (though it sometimes feels like my…

Life

Weekend Update

1. I recently placed a small order with Loft, which was actually quite successful, though I ended up sadly returning most of the items however, as part of my wardrobe resolutions (see #3). The one item I did keep, which…

Style

Wardrobe Resolutions – 2016

Each year, I do some wardrobe resolutions for myself in January, to help me stick to some general style goals throughout the year. After some thought, these are mine for 2016…I’d love to hear yours! 1. Dress up more. In the…

Life

Weekend Update

1. For those of you looking for a great basic black bag that looks polished but still works for casual situations, I recently checked out this A.P.C. bag, and was quite impressed. It’s a great size, smooth leather and…