sea & sand

Aloha from my apartment in Cambridge, where I’m finally writing this post on my family’s Hawaiian winter getaway. When my parents suggested this little vacation, I was battling a bad case of the unattractive sniffles, probably…

sparkle & sheer

Sparkly embellishments and mesh fabrics are things I usually shy away from when wandering around a store. They’re hard to pull off, and buying a sequined cardigan over a trusty sweater can be hard to justify. This high-neck Topshop piece caught my sister’s…

gold & flounce

“Want to go on a whirlwind one-day trip to NYC and see Keira Knightley star in her first Broadway play?” How could one say no? My sister and I started planning for this trip a month ago, and…

knit & leather

It’s December 13th. December. Time has been ticking away at an unsettling pace. Every store I enter comes with a heavy waft of Christmas tunes, and my inbox has been bombarded with gift guides. Meanwhile, I’m still…

suede & floral

Back in September I told myself I would keep an organized planner, eat less late-night pizza, and stop reaching for Nutella once the clock struck midnight. However, those goals never made it past October, and that batch of…