sīrsakar 2019

Within the last two weeks, retailers have released seersucker styles. I do not know about you, but this is the only evidence I need that spring is about to turn and after a long winter spent wearing black opaque tights, we can sport the seasonal summer fabric. I wrote about Capitol Hill's seersucker Thursdays last [...]

Light Tweed

There is something about wearing tweed that makes the person just look especially put together. Make it two coordinating tweed pieces and you have upgraded your look from "put together" to the "sharpest boss woman in the room." I distinctly remember my first coordinating set was from J.Crew circa fall 2012. It was the Lady [...]

Velvet Score

Velvet Score

A few years ago, J.Crew's tall assortment put this year's to shame. It did not help that the collections from 2008 to 2013 were chock full with my favorite styles, fabrics, and colors: hacking jackets, tipped blazers, tweed sets, matchstick pants in 36 inch inseams...herringbone, madras, seersucker, corduroy...acid brights, pastels, jewel tones. I stand by [...]