Life after The Bachelor – basics on a budget

Yesterday was strange. Having spent every Tuesday for the last two and a half months drafting Bachelor posts, the first Tuesday without any Bachelor antics (and fashion) to write about seemed oddly empty. If you followed those posts, you likely noticed a steady increase of links for clothing worn on the show. That change seemed popular and is something ...

Travel and wardrobe projects – Five Friday Favorites

Winding down for the weekend and checking in with my favorite Friday link-ups - Oh, Hey Friday, High Five for Friday, and Friday Favorites (add'l links below).   Favorite Quote Between posting photos from the Keys, booking a trip to Mexico this week and planning a summer trip to France, travel is on the brain in a major way. This quote accurately sums up what ...

My wardrobe sucks because Hollywood

Last night I was trolling Worn on TV, and was struck (not for the first time) by how unrealistic television show wardrobes are. Sure, everything looks great, and often appears reasonable for the character, but once you track down the specific pieces the actors are wearing - it just doesn't make any logistical sense. Examples? Don't mind if ...

Striped Blazer Stress

I have not been doing very well at sprucing up my wardrobe.   Despite some successful shopping trips, actually wearing new items is strangely difficult for me. Example: a Monteau black and white striped blazer that I purchased approximately three months ago... and had to literally FORCE myself to wear today.   Striped Blazer by Monteau Loved Striped Blazer the moment I ...