Real talk: my husband and I almost never go out on Valentine’s Day. It’s hard to get a reservation, restaurants are crowded, and Valentine’s Day specialty menus are usually disappointing and overpriced. So we like to enjoy a cozy night in. But I recently discovered a new Valentine’s Day idea I can totally get behind. … Continue Reading

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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