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


For this BASICS post I’m featuring another personal go-to, Reformation. Offering chic basics at a mid price point (tees and tanks under $50, dresses under or around $100), Reformation will almost always have that wardrobe perfect staple you’re looking for. Founded in 2009 by Yael Aflalo, Reformation is as sustainably sound as it is stylish. Almost all of their garments are manufactured in Los Angeles, using deadstock and vintage textiles. When shopping on their … Continue reading REFORMATION


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, 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