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Where to Shop in Your 30s

I often get asked where I shop for nice but reasonably priced clothes, especially for work.  My answer is usually, “Anywhere and everywhere.  I don’t discriminate.”   However, when Forever 21 feels too old, and the quality at H&M just isn’t cutting it, I do have some favorite stores to find that I can rely on.  Don’t forget, everything always goes on sale 🙂 In no particular order – & Other Stories – Mix of trendy items and closet staples.  In…

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Cozy at the Office

Last week, that little bugger Phil said there was going to be six more weeks of winter.  He wasn’t lying – IT’S STILL COLD OUT THERE.  Though the spring lines are already hitting the stores, I still have a…

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The Year-Round Outfit

There is one outfit that is always in style, always in season, and always looks good on everyone… all year round.  You could wear it to any city, state, or country and still look chic.  It’s a timeless yet…

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Winter Florals

My favorite time of year to rock a floral is, surprisingly, winter.  It gives me a boost during an otherwise bleak time of year filled with cold, shortened days and serves a reminder that spring (and warmer weather) aren’t…

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Office Holiday Party Outfit

It’s that time of year again.  The holidays are upon us, as are the holiday parties!  Although it’s barely December and I’m still working on decorating my place, I already have several ‘save-the-dates’ on the calendar for holiday gatherings,…

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Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Tis the season of stress as you look for gifts for all your loved ones.  Here’s a handy little gift guide of all things I’m loving this year.  Here’s to making the holidays a bit more joyful!…

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Color Trend Alert: Metallics

The popular color this season is red, specifically oxblood. The depth of the color is absolutely beautiful and I love it. However, there is another color trend that hasn’t been getting as much love as it deserves. So, if…

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Patterned Patchwork

Happy Halloween!  Halloween is one of my favorite holidays.  It’s a great excuse to play dress up, wear over-the-top makeup, and get in touch with an alter ego.  Or maybe it’s the kid in me who likes to sit down…

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Mad for Plaid

I’m super excited to see plaid and power suits making a strong comeback this season.  I mean, it fulfills every one of my 90s sitcom dreams, à la Ally McBeal / the Practice. But more than that, I’ve always…

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Dos and Don’ts for Dressing in your 30s

This is not about “dressing for your age.”  However, somewhere around 30, I feel that I want to portray someone who is successful, put together and chic.  You know, something that really reflects my wizen old age.  🙂  I’m…