I've been craving comfy, casual ensembles lately (probably as a backlash to December's marathon of party attire). But when it comes to chill weekend-wear, I try to look effortlessly put-together over haphazard or lazy. The difference is in the thoughtful details. A sweater with jeans is a pretty simple combo, so it's the finishing touches that matter. In this case, an inky black felt hat, polished shoes with the perfect mid-height heel (I love the stacked wood and chic shape of these modern suede pumps), and a crisp purple lip that speaks to the eggplant color of the knit, but doesn't quite match.
Nautical and Nude
The '70s lace-up trend has been showing up on seemingly everything lately, from bathing suits and denim to sweaters and skirts, and I have to say I'm not sick of it yet. I think it works especially well as an update to a Breton striped dress. The sailor-inspired look is cute and ...read more