Archive for the ‘accessories’ Category

I’ve been thinking a lot about the key items I’d like to have for spring 2011. I’ve given up on disposable clothing… I no longer shop at Forever 21 or H&M. But this also means I get a lot fewer items at higher price points so I have to be very careful about what I […]


ASOS – ASAP!

02Feb11

So I’m wrapping up at my current job and just faxed in the paperwork for my new job (As the trend goes, T and I will be starting new jobs at around the same time — this year, it’s on Valentine’s Day <3). In the interim, I’ve been pretty relaxed, actually. It’s been really nice.¬† […]


Here I am, in Ireland! It’s been a really relaxing time. Lots of home-cooked hearty meals (my favorite = bacon and cabbage!), lots of reading (mostly finished with all the Harry Potter books), and lots of shopping and even more window-shopping. I went to Galway yesterday and revisited all my old haunts. I had studied […]


While roaming around on Tumblr late last night, I found this site called 01Mathery: 2 young designers, one idea day. They’ve since started 02Mathery, which is more of a collaborative project where you can submit your own DIY projects.¬†Basically, the idea is to come up with cool ways to make life easier and a lot […]


Forever Florals

08Jun10

In the past, I’ve highly recommended Forever 21 jewelry but I don’t think I’ve ever recommended Forever 21 clothes. TBH, it’s because I think they make poor quality “disposable” clothing. But… get ready cuz it’s summa-time and my feelings are about to change. I was browsing for floral dresses and rompers and I realized that […]


Louis Vuitton, Raindrop Besace, $1,960 – Spring 2010 Some would argue that a girl’s purse is just a giant trash receptacle — this doesn’t help our argument.


I know this is old news, but Rodarte created a line for Target. I think I was first alerted to this collection through Tavi’s blog and I immediately made a mental note to check out the Atlantic Ave. Target which is 1.5 blocks from my apartment. Who knew I was so close to couture? I […]