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5 Easy Outfit Combinations That I Love

After nearly a decade (!!) of documenting my style evolution on this blog, I’ve settled into a simple aesthetic built around classic wardrobe staples I love. I really jive with the idea of a daily uniform, and I’m happiest with an edited closet of neutrals, denim, structured outerwear and quality…
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The Fall Animal Print Trend For Every Comfort Level

I’m a long-time believer that animal print is a neutral. For years, I stuck to easy pops of leopard print — like a shoe, scarf or small bag — to amp up my everyday basics. But this autumn, the huge animal print trend has my enthusiasm reaching new heights. I…
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Style Files: What I Wore Last Week

Last week is kind of a blur: Chad took a week-long trip to Canada, and I kept myself really busy with work at the shop and chores around the house to distract myself from missing him too much. I crashed hard this weekend and spent both Saturday and Sunday hanging…
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How I Remixed 30 Wardrobe Basics Into 30+ Easy Outfits

Remember when I started a 30×30 wardrobe remix challenge back in June? Even though I took a little blog hiatus last month, I stuck to the ‘rules’ of my remix and mixed-and-matched 30 pieces as my weekday wardrobe for nearly 2 months. I didn’t take photos every day, but here’s…
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Style Files: I’m A Capsule Wardrobe Convert

We’re nearly halfway through my 30×30 remix, and at this point, I think I could happily live out the rest of the summer with this pared-down wardrobe. Leslie shared a post about her own capsule wardrobe experience on Cupcakes & Cashmere yesterday, and I’m inspired by her process: she evaluated…
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#30x30Remix: My First Week of Outfits

Things are off to a great start with my summer 30×30! I’m enjoying getting dressed for work in my little makeshift mini-wardrobe in the laundry room, where I stashed my 30 pieces on a rolling rack to avoid any distraction/temptation from other stuff in my closet. There’s something about pared-down…
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Throwing It Back With A Summer 30 For 30

Last week, Kendi announced she’s relaunching her 30 for 30 remix after an 8-year hiatus, and the 2009 blogging community collectively cheered. If you’re an old-school style blog lover, you probably remember the challenge well: take 30 pieces from your wardrobe (tops, bottoms, dresses, skirts, outerwear and shoes) and mix…
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Style Files: What I’m Wearing Lately

This is the most random of roundups of my #OOTD selfies: a few are from this week, and several are from last month that I forgot to upload. You can spot the oldies by the empty concrete planter; I finally got a pretty fig for her! The common theme of…
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This + That: Fresh Summer Basics

With Mother’s Day officially behind us, heralding the close of our busy spring season at the shop, we’re cruising into my favorite time of year: sweet, sweet summertime. When C and I started working in the flower business — almost a decade ago! — I spent the summer months wringing…