Archive for October, 2009

It’s officially fall.  Officially time to trade summer shorts and gladiator sandals for leggings, faux fur, and of course boots.  Boots are usually my biggest splurge of the season (unless there’s room in my budget for a new bag too) but I have to be IN LOVE with them. Usually I have no trouble deciding […]


STOP!  Resist a visit to your nearest department store.  Do not click purchase.  Back away from that article showcasing winter footwear.  Take a deep breath and repeat it with me, “I will not buy a pair of over the knee boots.” They may have looked perfect on Anne Hathaway in ‘Devil Wears Prada’ but I’m […]


In grade school, all the destroyed denim I owned was a result of wear and tear.  In high school I upgraded.  Growing out of the suburbanite teenage wasteland that is Abercrombie and American Eagle, I fell in love with premium labels.  Namely Earnest Sewn, Yanuk, and Cheap Monday which I still sport today. Lately, I’ve […]


Gareth Pugh always saves the best for last.  This season’s fashion shows were no different. He waited until the last week of shows in Milan to debut his latest collection.  And it’s quite priceless. There are many things I love about Gareth Pugh.  First of all, there’s is his all nonsense approach to fashion. Secondly, […]