February 16, 2017

Making a Fur Vest

I mentioned a couple of months ago that I had fallen in love with long fur vests and that I was planning to make one myself. Which I did! I found some really soft faux fur at JoAnn (and used a coupon to buy it – always a plus…

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February 15, 2017

Wear to Work Wednesday: Winter Seersucker

It didn’t take me long to see that dressing for work was completely different than dressing for college. Aside from the existence of a dress code in the corporate world, you also see the same people every day. Which pretty much eliminates the option of wearing the same outfit…

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February 13, 2017

Party for Two

In high school, I always celebrated Valentine’s Day by eating all of the candy I received by the end of the day. (Yes, this was always a bad idea. But also fun…

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February 9, 2017

Playing Tourist In DC

Two weeks ago, my friend, Gina, came to visit me for a long weekend. She’d never been to DC before, but since she’s planning to visit again in July (for my wedding), the touristy spots weren’t necessities. So this gave us a lot of freedom to play…

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February 6, 2017

Winter Brights

I am a firm believer in wearing bright clothes in the winter. I think a lot of people leave the colors for the summer when it’s bright and sunny and fun, but we need that cheeriness just as much in the winter…

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February 2, 2017

The Proposal

We’re now just five months away from the wedding! I’ve had lots of people ask how Matt proposed, so I thought it would be fun to do a post with both of us telling our sides of the story. I’m even letting Matt go first…

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January 31, 2017

The January 6

Six random – yet notable – items from the past month…

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January 26, 2017

4 Ways to Wear a Scarf

When it comes to wearing a scarf, I am not particularly creative. In fact, I only know about three ways to wear a scarf: wrapped around my neck, knotted, or draped like a stole. Contrast this to my mother, who has an entire Pinterest board devoted to tying scarves…

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January 23, 2017

Currently Impressed: Forever 21

I haven’t really shopped at Forever 21 since I was, you know, 21. But two weeks ago, I was at the mall for an eye appointment (choosing a mall optometrist was a questionable decision, but whatever…

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January 19, 2017

Holiday Skirt, One Month Late

A couple of years ago, I found this fabric at JoAnn. In the store, I was like, “Hey, that’s really cute!” And then I got it home. At which point I thought, “That is the ugliest effing fabric I have ever seen…

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