I associate different fashion trends with certain cities - I almost exclusively wear black and white in New York, lots of layers in San Francisco, and anything bright and retro-inspired when in Palm Springs. I haven't been in a while, but this striped shift dress reminds me of just how much I miss the dry heat, cold pools, and vintage shopping of the desert. Until I get out there, polished accessories in matching colors at least help get me in that mindset.
Stripe on Stripe
When I first graduated from college and had my first real job, I was terrified of coming into work looking like I was still a student. So instead of investing in a few smart pieces (black blazer, pretty blouses, etc.), I wore clothing better suited for a grandmother. We're ...read more