In my early 20s, my friend Kristen served as an initial practice client. Since she was operating on a law student’s budget, I had to be creative about where to find fabulous pieces; Specifically, which department could offer the most for the least. I had seen women wearing lingerie the same way you would wear anything else-… [Cont.]
Monthly Archives: February 2012
In anticipation of tonight’s Academy Awards (i.e. fashion’s biggest night), I am writing to you with, and about, red nails. Simply put, beautifully manicured red nails are one of style’s best accessories. Glamorous with a touch of retro, they make any outfit look more polished. One word of advice: if you’re going red, please go… [Cont.]
So I realize I’m getting slightly ahead of myself. As per a recent Mile High Style Facebook post, I promise to help you tackle a very challenging trend for the upcoming season: pastels. Before I lay into it, consider this scarf as the perfect introductory piece to pastels. Pair with J.Crew’s tapered khakis or boyfriend… [Cont.]
I love boxes like a fat kid loves cake. I love buying them for myself, giving them as gifts, buying them to eventually give as gifts… And this one, bejeweled and ballin’, I want for me, you, and everyone we know.
Add some panache to your bedroom! If you like the look of a monochrome bed (known also as ‘hotel bedding’), this throw is the ideal finishing touch. Available here, for a total steal, and in many other colors.
Seafoam is back, and I, for one, couldn’t be happier. Early experiences have a funny way of coloring our later thoughts, feelings, and preferences about fashion. Watching Rear Window as a child, out of all of Grace Kelly’s spectacular outfits (chosen by the legendary costume designer Edith Head), her seafoam green suit made the biggest… [Cont.]
In anticipation of next season’s looks, over the next two months consider bringing in the foundation pieces: Spring denim. You’re going to need: *Denim shorts- As critical as jeans in establishing the *casual chic* look, jean shorts are also available in nearly as many styles and washes: Colored, distressed, and boyfriend are all winners, and making your… [Cont.]
There are few indisputable facts in the style world as most everything is subjective and context specific. However, seemingly immune from debate is Jennifer Aniston’s fantastic personal style. According to magazines, red carpet performances, popular opinion and my own clients’ opinion**, she is the best. And while I don’t personally agree with this sentiment (I… [Cont.]
I love this montage jewelry box from Anthropologie. It functions equally well on a desk to hold paper clips, staples, business cards, all your office accessories.
Somewhat surprisingly, flats are extremely difficult to shop for. On the one hand, not everyone looks good in ballets; on the other, not everyone likes the look of the loafer, the newest trend in flats. Finding a hybrid of the two that is affordable and available in multiple colors is no easy task, evidenced by… [Cont.]