Our first night in Paris started out sunny and ended up damp, but it certainly didn’t diminish the magic I always experience when I get there. If anything, it probably enhanced it. Our hotel, Louis II, was in St. Germain-des-PrĂ©s, so after our requisite post-flight disco nap, we decided to take a leisurely stroll around … Continue Reading

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Don’t you love those moments of closet serendipity where two pieces from completely different walks of life sync up as if they were always meant to be together? I recently benefited from such a happy occasion when a new Zara skirt fit perfectly with a vintage blazer I’ve had for ages. Vintage pieces have always … Continue Reading

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I hope all of you statesiders had a wonderful Fourth. We just got back from a fun family vacation with friends in Cape Charles, Virginia (some of which you might have seen on instagram – more to come in future posts). But I’m still feeling the red, white, and blue vibe with this gingham-centric look. … Continue Reading

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A mostly vintage look commemorating the transition from winter to spring (hopefully). Believe it or not, this skirt was originally an evening dress given to me by my grandmother in the hopes I might get some use out of it. Unfortunately the top (which was a beautiful charcoal gray wool) was moth-eaten beyond repair, but … Continue Reading

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