Dressing Up Flannel

Let’s just call today Flannel Friday. Because flannel is having a moment. I never thought I’d be one to rock a checkered anything on a night out, mostly because the midwest girl in me still associates the pattern with something outdoorsy. But when you pair a flannel with leather skinnies and stilettos, there’s nothing outdoorsy about it. You can apply this to a lot of your comfiest closet staples. Wear them…. Read more

Go Glittery This Weekend

Looking for a date night outfit? Dare to grab that glittery top from the back of your closet. I’m usually shy about wearing anything with sequins or sparkles, mostly because I realllly overdid it in my teenage years. Even my lips used to sparkle. But it’s been a decade now [sigh]… and I’ve since learned there’s a subtle way to pull off the glitz. Pair your top with a simple blue…. Read more

Holiday Hues of Gold

Gold, glittery goodness. That’s how I feel about this maxi skirt I scooped up at Anthropologie.  It’s fun. It’s flirty. And it’s a perfect fit for a festive holiday party. Hues of gold make me giddy. As in, I do a little happy dance. I think it’s because gold reminds me there’s something great happening, something special, something worth celebrating. December is worth celebrating. It represents family, gratitude and gift…. Read more