pleats & shine

With the holidays coming up, my eye has been drawn to shinier, more festive pieces. The silver ripple-like effect of this pleated Zara maxi skirt was irresistible. I paired it with a loose lightweight pullover for a…

plaid & dumpling

My sister and I make the trip to Chinatown once in a while to have dim sum at the ever-packed China Pearl. Even though it’s a little bit of a trek from Cambridge, steamed shrimp dumplings and shumai…

tortoise-shell & snake-skin

The lace-up-flats wave hit the fashion world earlier this year, and I was swept off my feet. The original Aquazzura ones are gorgeous but are a whopping $675, so I started looking for alternatives. After a series of “lace-up flats”…

mulberry & rhinoceros

It’s starting to get rapidly cold here in Cambridge. There are only a few crisp, golden days before the weather spirals into mind-chilling temps and 100-inch snowbanks, so I grabbed my awesome photographer sister and went on…