Seeking: The Perfect Leather Bag For The Season

Handbags are a big part of my grownup ‘fewer better things’ philosophy. Instead of stuffing my closet with trendy inexpensive purses, I treat myself to two nice leather bags each year: one at the start of spring, and another when fall comes around. This season, I’m searching for an everyday carryall in a rich neutral color or sleek black. This Hobo…

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Filling the {Closet} Gaps

Last week, while getting ready for a ‘business casual’ event, I realized there’s a problem with my closet… It’s filled with casual work/weekend clothes, and cocktail dresses. There’s no middle ground. Rewind to my days of corporate dress codes: I had outfits for every imaginable business occasion, but nothing to wear to a Sunday BBQ. Shouldn’t I have this figured…

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My Top 10 Wardrobe Essentials

‘Capsule wardrobes,’ and ‘daily uniforms,’ are The Big Blogger Buzz Words right now. While I’m not sold on the concept of boxing up three-quarters of your closet each season as some kind of experiment in minimalism, I am completely converted to the ideology of the uniform. I started by figuring out which outfits I wear most often and feel the…

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