Looking Back, Looking Forward

Enduring charm. This week’s feature is the Michael Kors Ashbury E/W satchel. Since its entree, this bag has stood in the shadow of the ever-popular MK large Astor satchel. The Ashbury satchel, however, may win… View Post


A classic remixed. An argyle sweater is a signature preppy piece. But, this sweater is quite à la mode with its grey, light grey, black, and orange stunning argyle pattern set against a rich purple… View Post

The Science of Shopping on a Budget, Part I

Yes. I have made many Nordstrom purchases, particularly during the semi-annual, annual, or anniversary sales. And, you may on occasion find me wandering around Macys. But, I typically forego department stores and malls on my… View Post

Shades of Grey They Say

Incredibly luxe. Yes, I love bold colors, but I have deep commitments to the versatility of neutrals: the blacks, the tans, the whites. So, I am delighted to welcome grey as the go-to-neutral of the… View Post

Classic Casual Friday

TGIF. This short jacket is a fitting update to a true classic. It is pin-striped with a sassy shape that creates a feminine silhouette. Finished by chic oversized buttons, it is the perfect topper to… View Post