Turtlenecks are kind of the unsung hero of basics – once regarded as frumpy, strictly regulated to wintertime, and unfortunate fodder for embarrassing family portraits. But I prefer to see them in a different light: shape-flattering, regal, maybe even a little empowering. And I’m pleased to see the general fashion community has embraced them as … Continue Reading

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When we were planning our trip to New Mexico, one of the things I was particularly excited about was introducing my little boy to life on the farm. B’s parents always have a menagerie of cute animals to check out every time we visit. This year it was a small herd of sheep, a few … Continue Reading

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If I had to pick a favorite item I’ve purchased this season, it would probably be this ridiculously soft, perfectly flared, delightfully bowed sweater. Added bonus: the extra long sleeves work well for covering up bandaged digits from cooking-related knife injuries :-/. Genuine People sunglasses Genuine People sweater French Connection coat (old, similar) Topshop jeans … Continue Reading

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I never took to ballet (nor any activity that required grace and coordination), but it doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate the aesthetic. Being a girl, it’s hard not to love the ankle-flattering lace-up shoes, tulle skirts, and soft pink color palette. Banana Republic recently sent me two pieces from their fall collection that embody that … Continue Reading

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