Tie in the Sky

I flipped out when I saw this dress. We all saw the iteration of it in navy last fall, albeit in a lightweight wool fabric. The autumn prior came a sleeveless, asymmetrical version which, to be honest, I prefer against its contemporary versions. The updated spring color is what made me drool for the just [...]

Gangsta Wrap

I have been looking for more gingham pieces lately. It has proven to be a rather tricky task to find a dress that comes in tall. When waistlines creep up on bustlines and hemlines creep up to the Mason-Dixon line, not just any ole dress will do. This dress was released in tall yesterday. Rejoice [...]

24 / Lemon

I passed up multiple opportunities to purchase a gorgeous navy and white striped (or gingham? I honestly do not recall that detail...) tiered maxi dress last summer. To be honest, the first few times I saw it, the dress just did not strike my fancy. No love at first site. Do not pass go. It [...]

Floral Dress at El Vez

Floral Dress at El Vez

Like many women who came of age during the Sex and the City era, I draw inspiration from the outfits that Carrie and the girls wore. Certain selections from the late 90s / early 2000s wardrobes seems so timeless. While few of the get-ups trigger "What was Pat (Field, the legendary costume designer) thinking?", I romanticize [...]

Last Call for Summer Whites

Last Call for Summer Whites

I used to have issues finding dresses long enough for my torso. The standard torso measurements on regular length dresses effectively made the skirt length too short to wear in casual settings, let alone in a professional capacity. Let alone the fact htat the designed waistline inched towards my bustline. Sometime around 2012, J.Crew changed [...]