When I first started this blog 11 years ago (almost to the day), it was as a creative foil to my day job in software marketing. And one of the things that motivates to keep creating after all these years is being able to showcase incredible pieces of clothing in locations that really make them … Continue Reading

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Last week I was privileged to host a gorgeous summer soirée for 8 of my creative friends at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. Built in 1930, the Omni Shoreham is a DC institution that has hosted presidents and celebrities alike (and, incidentally, my grandmother’s high school prom). But their sprawling garden area is one of DC’s … Continue Reading

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So let’s talk about this new leather trend making waves at the moment – leather button-down shirts, pleated pants, and the above-pictured shirtdress. I admit, I’m digging it, but doesn’t seem very practical for summer, does it? Obviously, practicality in fashion is not always my strong suit, but I do think it’s feasible in moderation. … Continue Reading

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Let’s talk lashes. Have you ever tried falsies? Extensions? I’ve only tried falsies a couple times (when a professional applied them) and though I loved the effect, I don’t have enough time to incorporate them into my already hurried beauty regimen. A few of my friends get extensions, but they require regular care I’m honestly … Continue Reading