Coco Chanel on the Color White

Outfit Details: Vintage Coat (similar here and here’s a shorter version), Joseph Pants, Vintage Bodysuit (velvet version here), Handmade and Vintage Scarf (similar here), Moon Boots,  Gloves (here’s a suede version and a plaid leather version) There is a serenity and beauty you only experience in the wintertime. In the glow of the sun or … Continue Reading

Throw All the Paint

Outfit Details: Double D Ranch Coat (vintage, similar here), Victoria’s Secret Slip (similar here and here), Velvet Bodysuit (this one with a cut out is cool, and I also like this champagne-colored one), Gap Horse Print Cross Body (I love this embellished one), Soda Boots (try this pair. I am also dreaming of this starry … Continue Reading

Borrowing From the Fly Boys

Outfit Details: Vintage Flight Jacket (similar here), Citizens of Humanity Jeans (last seen here paired with a shadbelly), American Eagle Cargo Shirt (similar here), Zara Printed Top (I like this white studded one and this Guipure Lace one), Talbots Bag (similar style), Adrienne Vittadini Boots (this pair is amazing), Vintage Knuckle Ring (this one is … Continue Reading

A Different Blue

Outfit Details: Banana Republic Coat (from the fall-winter 2015-2016 collection, see similar here or try this shawl collar version), Irish Aran Hand Knit Sweater (here’s one that is close color-wise and this one has a cool oversized knit), H&M Skirt (old, similar to this and I’d also try a slit-front Michael Kors version), Zara Ankle … Continue Reading

Faux Fur and Candy Crush

Outfit Details: Choices Faux Fur Coat (so affordable! Also love this one, and this longer polka dot one makes me smile), Hollister Patch Jeans (similar here), Lodenfrey Blazer (try this Veronica Beard Army Blazer), J. Crew Embellished Sweatshirt (here’s a close substitute), SnoSkins Velvet Turtleneck (I like this one), Soho High Tops (similar here, and … Continue Reading

Oh Those Ruffles + Acorn Street

Outfit Details: Betsey Johnson Dress (here’s a pretty blue floral version), Ralph Lauren Vest (here’s the white version, also like this one), Wanted Boots (close to this pair) Acorn Street in Boston is a picturesque example of a true cobblestone street. Originally dating back to the early 1800s, the stones, smoothed and rounded by the … Continue Reading

Dior and Lace on Beacon Hill

Outfit Details: Dior Coat (similar here), Sierra Sky Top and Skirt (I love this close substitute), Zara Heels, Doeskin Hat (try this one), Vintage Earrings   A walk through the streets of Beacon Hill in Boston is a serious walk through American history. Named after the signal beacon built in 1634 on the highest point … Continue Reading

Tailcoat and Blue Jeans

Outfit Details: Pikeur Dressage Shadbelly Coat (this version is close), Citizen of Humanity Jeans, Vince Camuto Boots (similar to these, also love this patent leather pair), Vintage Victorian Blouse (similar here), Butterfly Bolo Necklace (try this one), Vintage Gold Earrings (I love this pair) Today it was all about thinking outside the (jacket) box. When … Continue Reading

In the Mod Direction

Outfit Details: Zara Leather Dress (similar here), Express Coat (try this one), J. Crew Turtleneck, Mia Heels (this pair is similar. I’d also try something like this), Merona Tights Mod style first appeared in the late 1950s and traces back to the suburban areas of Britain. For British youth bouncing back after World War II, … Continue Reading

Castle in the Clouds

Outfit Details: Vintage Off the Shoulder Top from The House of Findings, Banana Republic Skirt (here’s a similar option, also like this one), Zara Velvet Heels (similar here), La Moda Sunglasses (last seen here) Castle in the Clouds is a mountaintop estate built in the early 1900s by millionaire shoe manufacturer Thomas Plant. Designed by … Continue Reading