Sale PSA: A casual and versatile loose anorak from BP, now just $42 (an easy spring layer to consider), classic Saint Laurent Tribute sandals in a great nude color, now 40% off (these are hard to find on sale!), a wool and cashmere draped sweater vest with great reviews from Halogen, now $72, and tan slingback stack heeled sandals from Manolo Blahnik, now just $306 (I’d recommend a peek around the Neiman Marcus sale shoe section in general….lots of treasures with just a few random sizes left).
I read this interesting article on Racked over the weekend, about getting rid of your “in case of emergency” clothes, and it got me thinking. In the article (which I’d recommend for a quick read), the author Alanna Okun talks about eliminating those items in your closet you’ve been keeping for random occasions, like black tie balls, super formal job interviews, or a skinnier former self. It inspired me to go through my closet and think about some of my own “In Case of Emergency Clothes” that I’ve been hoarding.
1. The I’m going to a fancy tea party dress. How many people do I know who throw fancy tea parties? Or heck, any sort of tea parties at all? I shouldn’t feel entitled to them, since my own social gatherings usually involve pizza. But I love Erdem and this is one of my favorite dresses so I opted to keep it. Besides, I love the lace. Continue Reading