As a 5’9″ tall woman who is all legs, ankle-length pants didn’t make sense to me for many years—probably because they just felt too short, like most pants on me. As it turns out, ankle-length pants are not simply pants that are too short—the new crop (pardon the pun) are a flattering silhouette that will [...]
Guest post from across the pond: When it comes to new trends and the latest styles, women’s clothing can become a bit of a minefield. With so much on offer to suit every preference, knowing what suits your body shape is half the battle. Styling isn’t as difficult as you may originally think. Once you know [...]
Leather is all over in business—in bags, belts, shoes. But how about going whole hog (cow) on the luxe material for the office? Here’s how to do it—nothing tight, nothing short! office leather
In the world of snow in May (Aspen), flip-flops are an afterthought, relegated to suitcases and gym showers. My once numerous collection (courtesy growing up in Austin, Texas) has dwindled to a mere ten pairs, none of which have been worn for several summers. But with the impending move to the beach, flips-flops are back [...]
I haven’t made the move yet, but I’m already dreaming of romantic walks by the ocean, even in the winter (And by romantic, I clearly mean with my puppy dawg). I’m also contemplating all the fabulous Cali-cool outfits I’m going to be wearing. Here’s some winter beach fashion inspiration … Winter by the sea
You know how crazy-printed leggings are on all the shopping sites and in the mags, but you never see them executed (well) in real life? Well, here’s how to wear crazy leggings without looking crazy. It’s as easy as pairing with classics: chambray (or another comfy but crisp top) and riding boots. How to Pull [...]
Love it. Nothing says winter like Fair Isle print. Not just for sweaters! fair isle by lifeinaustin In fact, knit pjs, skirt, or keds are our fave picks … and the only sweaters have modern spins on the classic print.
Living in Aspen, I shop online a lot. Running down the sidebar of this site are a bunch of links to awesome sites where I like to buy awesome things, but it appears many of you never see the sidebar, so I have compiled all the freebies, coupons, discounts, deals, and steals, into one handy-dandy [...]
How to extend some summer pieces into early fall … use with caution. Even if you’re in fall-denial (like me), there’s nothing worse than looking like you don’t know what season you’re in. Stick to darker patterned dresses and earthy toppers.