I've been ready to embrace the whole suit look for a while, but have yet to make the commitment. Part of me wants to go for a fun color—an olive green, cherry red, or periwinkle blue, but I question if I'll tire of the bright shade too fast. So for the time being, I'm revisiting a classic, but with a twist. I love how the ruched sleeves on this blazer keeps it from veering too professional and the stripes down the leg add a touch of athleisure. When worn with a basic tee and a heeled mule, it's a far cry from predictable workwear.
Even though I grew up a total tomboy, playing outdoors all day in backwards baseball hats and ripped clothes, there was a pretty dramatic shift somewhere around sophomore year in high school. I shifted from strictly ponytails and cargo pants to dresses and lip gloss, but ...read more