stripes

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History of Stripes

  Stripes are my favorite pattern.  Solids, polka dots and florals may come and go, but for me, a good stripe is forever.  There’s something about that straight line and contrasts of color that make them eternally stylish and they go with just about anything.  There are striped tops I’ve had in my closet for […]

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My Perfect Outfit (See Jane Wear)

Cuyana coat (℅), ALC turtleneck (less expensive version here), Frame jeans, Aquazzura heels (similar), Saint Laurent bag  If I could pick an outfit to personify me, it would be this.  I love turtlenecks (in case you haven’t heard), stripes and cool denim–plus a beautiful coat doesn’t hurt.  I’d wear this everyday, if I could.  But I won’t, […]

Striped Top (See Jane Wear)

rag & bone jeans, Zara striped top (old but similar here and here), Saint Laurent bag, Manolo Blahnik heels This outfit is a repeat from an old ‘instagram special.’  If you follow me on the world’s favorite social media platform, you’ll see that I like to document my work outfits, along with tips/tricks and snippets […]

The Summer Hat (See Jane Wear)

Brixton hat (also here), J Crew shorts (on sale!), Zara (old but similar), Splendid espadrilles, Saint Laurent sunglasses Some may mistake me for a gondola operator, but come on, I’m in Chicago, not Venice.  Although, I don’t have my own gondola, I can still appreciate a stripe + wide-brim hat combo.  And maybe I’ll serenade you, too.