It really only takes 5 key pieces to get out the door with ease. And with the exception of a dark wash jean, the remaining 4 items are black. To be clear, this doesn't mean my whole wardrobe is black - I'm only referring to the 5 essential pieces my wardrobe works around when I'm in a … [Read more...] about Wardrobe Essentials: One Black Dress 7 Ways
An Unexpected Pairing: Pom Pom Jeans + Tribal Tunic Dress
Would you say you're a by-the-book recipe follower, or a throw in a little of this and that and see what unfolds? Me? I'm a little of both, depending on which way the wind blows. For baking, I know in my heart I need to stick to a recipe or my cookies will be a flat mess. But throw a pasta dish … [Read more...] about An Unexpected Pairing: Pom Pom Jeans + Tribal Tunic Dress
Run, Don’t Walk to the Anthropologie Sale!
As I crossed the parking lot on my way to Anthropologie Palo Alto today, who do I see? Kim Wheeler of Northern California Style and Elizabeth aka the Contessa!!!! After a big welcome, I sat myself down for a quick visit and a bit of fashion advice. I'd been carrying a pair of Pilcro tassel hem … [Read more...] about Run, Don’t Walk to the Anthropologie Sale!
Winter Style – Effortless Layering with Lily Silk
Truth be told, while the rest of the country is under snow and rain, we Californian's have it pretty mild when it comes to weather, a top coat rarely required. That said, layering is essential in any weather condition, if not for warmth, to remix our looks and keep things interesting till … [Read more...] about Winter Style – Effortless Layering with Lily Silk
Mid Week Mishmash – Jumpsuit Love, Beach Reads, Summer Bites, Weekly Target Finds
Hello Ladies! Back today with a whole lot of this-and-that...read on for the best $40.00 I spent this summer, books I'm reading, kid-friendly summer snacks, my fave summer BBQ side (it's too tasty to be this easy!), this weeks fab Target Finds, and how to keep that carefree summer vibe going into … [Read more...] about Mid Week Mishmash – Jumpsuit Love, Beach Reads, Summer Bites, Weekly Target Finds