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Spring Purchase List: 2015 Edition

Each season I like to share my upcoming “purchase” list – it helps me focus on the items I’d really like to get, and I always like to hear what you’re seeking as well!

1. Light cotton scarf. I’m only wearing dresses these days, and the occasional yoga pant. My skinny jeans have given up, even with some heroic efforts put in by my Belly Band.

Unfortunately, though we’ve been blessed by incredible weather lately in the Bay Area, it still gets a little chilly at times. But I can’t give up my dresses. Nothing else fits! So I’ve found that a light silk or cotton scarf provides the perfect extra layer at those times. This one from Madewell is a nice color scheme at a friendly price.

2. Low wedge espadrilles. I have a pair of wedge espadrilles that I bought years and years ago from Banana Republic. Ever since then, I’ve been looking for a perfect replacement pair, and these simple yet perfect espadrilles might be it. Corso Como is one of my favorite brands for less expensive shoes that still look nice and are super comfortable. These are low, have ankle support, and a padded footbed.  I love the snakeskin version too. Yes yes yes! Continue Reading


Summer Purchase List

As temperatures reach into the 90’s this week, I’ve been starting to compile my seasonal list of “what to buy”. Here are the top items on my summer purchase list – I’d love to hear yours! 1. Dressy sandals.…


Spring Purchase List

As part of my 2014 25 items resolution, I’ve started to create lists of what I’d like each season, instead of just wandering aimlessly around the mall, consuming what doubtless are thousands of calories worth of Auntie Anne’s pretzels.…