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Seeing Red

  I’m not sure why, but I’m loving the color red for this summer.  Maybe it’s the heat or the sun, but something about the season this year says FIREY too me.  For a lady who often defaults to black and white, I can’t seem to get enough of this color.  Here a few things I’m loving right now (and even a few that I already bought 🙂 )…

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Little White Tea Dress

It’s summer which means wearing black all day, all the time, gets a bit harder.  That is, if you don’t want to bake in the heat and humidity that D.C. is known for.  Still doesn’t mean I won’t try…

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A Classic LBD for a Classy London Night Out

After taking ten days off to romp through English countryside with a few friends (more on that in future posts), it’s back to work and back to reality.  Though it’s been a week and I’m still sleeping off the…

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Packing for England

The second the flight is booked for a vacation, I start thinking about all the fabulous [but practical] outfits I want to pack.  Despite this, I still find that I have nothing to wear a week before the trip.…

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This One is for Mom

I think every fashion-loving girl has memories of playing in her mom’s closet.  I used to love throwing open the doors and running my hands over the delicate saris or playing dress up in the red silk qipao-like robe…

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Now Watching: Dior and I

It always seems that when I’m stressed and have too much to do, I find myself splayed on the couch, re-watching just about anything on Netflix instead.  Logical, I know.  This weekend was no different, as I curled upon…

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Down the Dior Rabbit Hole

I recently found myself down a Dior rabbit hole on the internet.  It’s old news that Raf Simon left the helm, after only three years.  However, he made a point to take inspiration from the classic Dior and I wanted…

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Work Wear Staple: The Black Trouser

There is nothing more ubiquitous in corporate fashion than the black trouser.  It’s a closet staple and the easy answer for any 9-to-5 look (and then some).  I’m always on the hunt for a comfortable pair that has FRONT…

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A Non-Pastel Spring Look

I think it’s safe to say that spring fever has officially hit.  The temperature is in the 80s, every outdoor patio is filled at happy hour (I’m guilty of this as well, so I’m really not complaining), and there…

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Borghetto Flaminio: A Vintage Flea Market in Rome

Italy is mecca for the fashion lover and designer obsessed.  As much as I enjoyed walking into every posh store or adorable little boutique, I largely found myself drooling over every last gorgeous piece, which was often out of…