January 29, 2018

Wearing Blanket Scarves at Work

I sat by an exterior door at work for almost three years, so I’ve learned a lot about layering for the office. And now that blanket scarves are a thing, I’m a HUGE fan of wearing them to work…

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January 25, 2018

Snow Day + 48 Hours Without Internet

Social media cleanses are all the rage, but thanks to a snowstorm I got to do the hipster version: An internet sabbatical. On my snow day. Here’s what I thought of it…

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January 22, 2018

New Orleans Photo Diary

I was in New Orleans over MLK weekend for a bachelorette party. And though it was cold (really cold), we did a lot of exploring — and I took a lot of pictures…

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January 18, 2018

Beating the Winter Blues (and Blacks)

January: The time of the year when it’s cold and dark, and there aren’t any (real) holidays to look forward to. So here are seven ideas for beating the winter blues…

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January 15, 2018

My Favorite (Practical) Registry Items

If we’re being honest, I thought making a wedding registry was a huge chore. But we ended up finding a lot of great stuff, and I’m sharing six of our most-used practical registry items…

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January 11, 2018

Put Some Leopard On It

Have I ever found an outfit that couldn’t use more leopard print? Probably. But this sweater and wool skirt combo isn’t one of them…

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January 10, 2018

A Splash of Sherry

Today’s Splash of Sherry: An original, physically painless form of torture. (And raising a question about whether Rihanna’s music is physically painful…

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January 8, 2018

Pink Coat

If you’re going to sew yourself a coat, why not make it a pink coat with a faux fur collar…

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January 4, 2018

Why I Started Sewing + The Resources I Use

I technically learned how to sew when I was a kid, but I remember exactly when I decided that I wanted to learn for real. Plus, I’m sharing some of my favorite resources…

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January 3, 2018

Apparently I Wear Flannel Now

I am a sucker for anything warm and cozy. I already have thermals, sweaters, and fur-lined slippers in rotation, and now I’ve added flannel, too…

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