Pattern Play: Plaid

Pattern Play: Plaid

I was first introduced to the idea of wearing plaid way back in middle school.  My dad and I were walking through Gordmans when he stopped at a pair of plaid pants that had a hint of purple and asked, “what about these”? I thought they were hideous, bear...
Slip Dress

Slip Dress

To be honest I was really hesitant about the return of the slip dress. I always thought that slip dresses for pear shaped women just didn’t exist, that it was a style only for hour glass or slender women. This coming from younger me who grew up surrounded by...
Endless Summer

Endless Summer

This time of year it seems like everyone’s in a rush for fall to arrive. And every year don’t understand what’s the big hurry. We all moan about how we can’t wait for summer to be here and yet when we are in the midst of it, somehow we are yearning for the next thing...
A White Jumpsuit 3 Ways

A White Jumpsuit 3 Ways

As some of you may know I participated in a Fashion + Tech Hackathon a few months ago.  One of the challenges presented was to find a solution to help reduce the environmental footprint of consumers.  While there’s a big push for us to shop at sustainable...
Vacay Chic

Vacay Chic

I recently read a quote somewhere, pretty sure it was scrolling through Pinterest, that in a nutshell said “Make a mini vacation everyday”.  The idea being that we need to find things to be grateful for, the small joys that really give life meaning each day.  There...
Jumpsuit

Jumpsuit

I stared at my computer for far too long trying to come up with what to talk about for this outfit.  What message did I want to provide?  What did I want you to get out of this post?  What was something deep and profound I could share?  Questions I too often agonize...