I've owned several pairs of black trousers over the years, but none of them have been entirely perfect. I still love this high-waisted pair, but they're so voluminous that they're not as versatile as I'd like (read: they really don't work with flats). And these skinny cropped pants are also still a stand-by, but they're a bit too casual to ever dress up. I'd had my eye on this pair, by Phillip Lim, for a while and they met all of my requirements: they're impeccably tailored, show just the right amount of ankle and can be worn with a crisp button-down as easily as a slinky tank top at night.
Billowy Dress and The Perfect OTK Boots
There are certain sartorial pairings that work like a charm thanks to complementary proportions and textures. A billowy, bohemian minidress with thigh high stretch suede boots is one of my favorite of said duos. I'd been on the hunt for the perfect over-the-knee pair for ages, ...read more