Monday Blues

crossing the street

I spent this weekend wearing and stretching out my new High Rise Ankle Crop jeans from Re/Done, a company that repurposes vintage Levi’s. I’ve been scoping their site for the last few years and I finally decided to take the plunge. Continue reading “Monday Blues”

If I could only wear one shirt


vintage feel
All the vintage feels

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had a dependable piece of clothing that felt perfect to me in every way. First, there was this little black velvet dress that I loved and had to wear to the airport when I was two. Then there was this pink and white t-shirt with little flowers all over it that eventually became too cropped, even for today’s standards. And finally, the Hello Kitty jeans that my mom got me from her trip to China when I was in the 5th grade. I eventually outgrew that too, thanks early growth spurt. Continue reading “If I could only wear one shirt”

My favorite 3 piece (style) combo

details of 3 piece combo

I have nothing to wear.

I have probably said this almost every single day while staring at a closet full of clothes. For the past year, I’ve been editing my wardrobe and trying to figure out my personal style. I tried to only spend money on pieces that not only looked good but would also be comfortable, versatile, and last through more than one season.

This should be easy.  

A year later, I can tell you that it was incredibly difficult to do this. Here are some things I learned:  Continue reading “My favorite 3 piece (style) combo”

Spring Feelings


Happy first day of Spring! What were you most excited to do today? I was ready to embrace today without my scarf and the weight of a million layers. So I did! And immediately, Mother Nature reminded me that she is one bad-ass lady who needs to be taken seriously. So here I am avoiding the cold with a warm cup of matcha from Cha Cha Matcha.

Post-Weekend Thoughts:
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