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Postcards from Rome

Postcards from Rome

My second look from my short but sweet Roman holiday was an almost all black ensemble put together using pieces that have beautiful stories behind. I found the straw hat in a small vintage shop on Portobello Road owned by a kind-eyed man in his early 70’s, whom I bonded with over a mutual hate(…)

Cozy knitwear & fine jewelry

Cozy knitwear & fine jewelry

First post of 2017 so a very ‘Happy New Year!’ is in order. 2017’s style journey starts in a chic, cozy note with just a hint of opulence. Think heavy knitwear layering with two stacked rings and a goes-with-everything necklace, pointed suede boots and a faux fur collar for added texture. I call my this(…)

Stylishly dramatic

Stylishly dramatic

As much as I love mixing colors there’s no point denying the alluring power of an (almost) black outfit. There’s something unapologetic about black. It can be as fancy or casual as you make up your mind to be. It can be mysterious without failing to tell a story. When wearing black I like to(…)

Dressing up on a Monday morning (minus the panic attack)

Dressing up on a Monday morning (minus the panic attack)

Mondays are tough. The universe has established that long before we were born. They can get even tougher if you find yourself in front of your closet, curling wand in hand, one eye on the watch and discover yet again you don’t have a faint idea how to get dressed. Most of this panic we are bound(…)