Category Archives: style tips

the sassy prepster

I always say that if something is mostly work appropriate, then it’s probably not going to make its way into my closet. And sometimes I contradict myself. I immediately loved the flattering silhouette of this Madewell dress with the pleats … Continue reading

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layering the dress

Maje and Sandro were two of my staples when I lived in Europe, so naturally I had to stop by those stores when I was in Paris last summer. I spotted this simple sleeveless black dress at Maje (that I pulled a … Continue reading

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maximizing the wardrobe: toning down the full skirt

Full, midi skirts make for a classic and polished look, especially for the office. But can it also look more effortlessly chic? I’m all about making the most out of my wardrobe, so for this installment of my new series … Continue reading

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7 ways to stay pretty even when it’s not so pretty outside

It started raining in SF. And A LOT. As someone who has spent most of my adult life living in LA, I had previously adopted an “eff it” attitude with bad weather. The slightest drop of rain meant I was … Continue reading

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maximizing the wardrobe: “working” the crop top

After a bit over a year of being on sabbatical, today I am returning back to the “9 to 5”. The sabbatical has been great and I highly recommend it for anyone who has the chance. It hurts the bank … Continue reading

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the sasstress search for the ideal work bag

When I’m working on the blog, my home is my office. It’s been a very casual work environment. But I’ve had a really great opportunity come my way, so in just another week I’ll be back to full time work … Continue reading

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my near end of winter – almost spring shopping list

I’ve changed my shopping habits a bit over the last couple years. I used to just go shopping and walk out with bags and bags, only to get home and realize I still had nothing to wear. Have you been … Continue reading

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