HOOPS

I have always loved hoop earrings but took a few years off from wearing them, opting for little studs instead. Well, Laura Lombardi has put an end to that and I am now hoop obsessed. As someone who wears petite rings, bracelets and necklaces I’m loving the finish a bold hoop adds to an outfit. I’ve put together a selection of favorites from around the … Continue reading HOOPS

SLIDES

I love slides and wear them almost daily in the warmer months. Like sneakers, and most pieces I feature in BASICS posts, slides work perfectly with everything from dresses to jeans, and suit all occasions. Maybe I shouldn’t admit this as I’m a ‘fashion person’, and it’s commonly looked down upon to dress for comfort, but comfort is a huge factor for me. I’m on my feet all day for work and well, enjoy being … Continue reading SLIDES

ACNE STUDIOS

As part of the BASICS category I’m starting a series of brand features to highlight my favorite designers for wardrobe staples, or basics, as it were. First up, Stockholm-based fashion house Acne Studios. Acne is my go to for sweatshirts, jeans, sweaters and jackets. I want to note that Acne is definitely a high price point, however I will be covering brands that fall all over the price … Continue reading ACNE STUDIOS

CHELSEA BOOTS

Chelsea boots, a versatile staple perfect with jeans or a dress. Simple, classic and available in many subtle variations (pointy toe, round toe, flat, low heel, patent, embellished) they’re a perfect addition to any closet. I’ve selected a few favorites from around the web: ZARA     EVERLANE     LOEFFLER RANDAL     CHURCH’S     BALENCIAGA PHOTO LYDIA HUDGENS   STYLING GINA MARIE BARBARO Continue reading CHELSEA BOOTS