This outfit was meant to include my red boots, which haven't been worn in ages but have survived many a merciless closet purge because RED BOOTS. They looked utterly weird with these pieces because they're very tall and loose-fitting at the top, and just didn't gel with the other decidedly...

featuring seven distinct shades are godsends. AND they allow me to wear yet more bold colors as accents. I secretly wish this particular dress had come in a non-pastel version of the same print, but hey, I'll take it. I mean, obviously. Already taken, paid for, and worn several times. Also...

Citron cardigan, thrifted – similar shape - more citron cardigans Purple dress, Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar details Pumps, Vince Camuto (no longer available) – similarBracelet, thrifted – similar Earrings, thrifted - similar Bag, Mid City Tote courtesy Foley +...

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about pattern from today's post: Any patterned dress will energize me, but a dress that boasts a raucous, blazingly bright, nutball floral like this one? The sartorial equivalent of espresso with a Red Bull chaser. I actually love the dress sans belt – it creates the most adorable bell...

Gray shirt dress, Land's End (no longer available) – more gray shirtdresses Scarf as belt, Echo – more brown floral scarves Belt as belt, thrifted – similar Sandals, John Fluevog Haight (no longer available) – similar Bracelets, Bibelot – similar Earrings, art fair I've been wanting to try...

Magenta button-down, thrifted – similar (blooming berry color) Belt – Gap – (from high school!) – similar Skirt, Banana Republic via eBay – similar shape Shoes, Pour La Victoire Felicia (no longer available) – similar Bracelet, thrifted – similar Necklace, The Mexican Shop – similar Pyramid...

in dressing and in life. It helps me keep my priorities straight, helps me focus my energy on important tasks, helps me spend less time worrying about who might judge me for wearing a neon/citron cardigan with sunshine yellow shoes. Because I'm starting to realize that virtually no one cares...

Printed minidress, Diane von Furstenberg Tights, Target (no longer available) – similar Orange pumps, Perlina (no longer available) – similarlower heel Earrings, Patina – similar Well. That didn't take long, did it? A little windfall came my way last week, and I took it as a sign that I should...

This outfit was meant to include my red boots, which haven't been worn in ages but have survived many a merciless closet purge because RED BOOTS. They looked utterly weird with these pieces because they're very tall and loose-fitting at the top, and just didn't gel with the other decidedly...

 

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