In The Navy

In The Navy

When I was in junior high, a mere thirty years ago, wool pea coats were all the rage. They kept us very warm, looked cool (especially paired with penny loafers), and went with all of our "Preppy Handbook" outfits. They had a "new" feel, but have actually been around for centuries. Originally worn by European, [...]

Flip Flop Your Way Into Summer

Growing up, the summer footwear of choice was the "thong", which thankfully now is called the "flip flop". They were and are so easy to kick on and off, and are super adorable. I still live in them all summer, and while I know they aren't the best for your feet (especially when you're on [...]

Babydoll Dreams

If I was a fashion designer, my signature piece would be the babydoll dress. I have always been drawn to this silhouette. I think it started because while appearing to be thin, my weight is all carried around the middle, and the babydoll allowed me to hide the tummy while turning the focus to my [...]