I love the idea of a stylish playsuit, of taking a garment historically worn by children and making it fabulous. This is a two piece suit I picked up in New Orleans. The sophisticated black and gold coloring offsets the whimsical floral pattern to create a more mature look. I styled it with a voluminous…Read More
Archives for September 2014
From left to right: 1) Snuggles with Coco on a weekend home. 2) Pretty little things to brighten my day. 3) Outfit planning for Boston Fashion Week. 4) Necessary sushi date. 5) Please tell me why this is a thing. 6) Sporting a red lip with a neutral outfit.
My love of glitter has long been documented on Trends and Tolstoy (remember this, and this?), and today I’m taking it to a new level. Glitter harem pants. Oh yes. Harem pants are another one of my favorite trendy clothing items so I couldn’t say no to a pair with a little extra shine. I…Read More
There’s been a lot of talk about feminism lately, both for and against it. The word seems to have become increasingly controversial in the last year. I don’t usually get very political on the blog so I will keep this simple. I believe wholeheartedly in the advancement of women’s rights and gender equality in this…Read More
I have great difficulty finding clothes that fit me exactly right. At 4’ll and a 00, I end up having to alter most of my outfits by hand. I think we’ve all experienced a little of that in the dressing room, something fits on the hips by not on the waist, or the length isn’t…Read More
From left to right: 1) Some very necessary late-night frites from Saus. 2) Spending Sunday on the esplanade with the Globe. 3) My custom made dress from eShakti. 4) Rocking the stained glass print dress from this post. 5) The best part of being Latina is the homemade empanadas. 6) Nothing cheers up a dreary day like a trip to the Clarins counter.