The Universal Sneaker

Over the past weekend I was at the Ferry Building, picking up oysters from Hog Oyster Island, hotdogs from Golden Gate, and hotdog buns at ACME. I was outside, taking in the view of my city when I saw her, she was an older lady on vacation, she was wearing an oversized coat, big sunglassesContinue reading “The Universal Sneaker”

Parisian Trench

Trench coats are a Parisian staple, not just because they are cool to wear but because they protect you from the weather. I remember noticing the trench coat on Humphrey Bogart in the film Casablanca as he goes off into the night, well covered in his lightweight long coat…the Trench coat. Although Burberry of LondonContinue reading “Parisian Trench”

Is the Scarf Making a Comeback?

Scarves have been a favorite accessory for decades. They can be tied in your hair, on your handbag, tied around your neck in various ways. I didn’t realize I could wear a scarf along with my pearls until I watched Nicole Kidman play Grace of Monaco. I’ve looked everywhere for an example, but could notContinue reading “Is the Scarf Making a Comeback?”

Style Profile: MARIA LAURA, WIFE, MOMMY AND TRAVEL, ART & FASHION AFICIONADO, BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA

It’s funny how there are some people you just click with and support each other through life’s ups and downs. Maria Laura is a cherished Instagram friend, and her adventures entertain and inspire one to live their best life. She’s a fashion icon, and is no stranger to interviews or being seen in print. SheContinue reading “Style Profile: MARIA LAURA, WIFE, MOMMY AND TRAVEL, ART & FASHION AFICIONADO, BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA”

Everything’s Coming-Up Pearls

Lately I’ve been obsessed with earrings, as my sister Wendy say’s “Your jewelry walks into a room with you, you put your handbag down, but you’re always wearing your jewelry.” I recently noticed a trend that pearls seem to be the focus, pearls are always in style, but lately have taken a front row seatContinue reading “Everything’s Coming-Up Pearls”

Small Accessories

I have been shopping with Cuyana for years, I love that they use sustainable materials, something just isn’t right about wearing anything too flashy these days and I consider Cuyana affordable luxury. I recently purchased their Slim Wristlet Wallet, in red with my initials embossed. I love that my cell phone fits perfectly. Perusing theContinue reading “Small Accessories”

The Basic White Shirt

I was literally speechless when I saw this photo and realized why hadn’t I thought to roll up my sleeves higher on my white dress shirt? I love this look, so clean, classic and elegant.  See how she jazzed it up by adding a fun and colorful necklace, but kept the look casual by wearingContinue reading “The Basic White Shirt”

Fewer, Better – Cuyana

My sister Dora came home excited to show me her  most recent purchase, a Cuyana Alpaca Oversized Sweater, and  I instantly fell in-love with the brand. They have a simple concept, that all women should have fewer, better quality pieces that make running around chic effortless and easy-peasy. The pieces are affordable and luxuriously beautiful.Continue reading “Fewer, Better – Cuyana”

Beautiful Basics for Everyday Life – EverLane

Everlane is a San Francisco based company that manufactures beautiful and modern basics for everyday life. Everlane’s celebrity clientele list includes Angelina Jolie and she always looks amazing. Everlane is sold online, cutting out the middle-man so that we reap the benefits of quality pieces at affordable prices. Because style is about well made qualityContinue reading “Beautiful Basics for Everyday Life – EverLane”

Blanket Dressing – KiBoots

Lately I’ve been obsessed with ponchos and recently decided that it was time I added some pattern to my wardrobe. I haven’t seen any on the streets of San Francisco yet, but hopefully soon. They make amazing layering pieces over a favorite coat, and add detail to leather pants. Plus they are the perfect travelingContinue reading “Blanket Dressing – KiBoots”