When I answered my most frequently-asked questions last year, I could have easily included a tenth: "Where do you buy Sloan's bows from?" That baby receives more questions about bows than anything else (for the record, I find most of them from different sellers on Etsy!). And I have a lingering suspicion that most of those writing in aren't asking on behalf of little ones' wardrobes, but their own. Over the holidays, I leaned into the festive, youthful feeling of bows—sometimes borrowing Sloan's, and often wearing them from head to toe. It's a look that I plan on repeating well into the new year, from adding a black bow to a simple collared shirt, or purchasing one with a built-in bow as I did here, to tying a velvet ribbon into a top knot for a (literally) pulled-together look.
White, Beige, and Green All Over
When I dress in neutrals, I often go all out—all-black, head-to-toe army green, draped in beige—for the simple reason that I love a monochrome look. It makes a statement, without looking too over-the-top. For this outfit, I took the opposite approach to create a similar effect, ...read more