In February, I started taking photos of my outfits and posting them on Instagram. It started out as a self-love thing, to combat some pretty awful, gnarly feelings of inadequacy, self-doubt, and anxiety brought about by the big work change I went through in January (tldr: I worked at the same firm for 7 1/2… Continue reading How to Win Friends and Influence People???
I’ve been wondering about style lately and why certain trends come back into fashion. The conclusion I’ve come to for me, personally, is that as adult, I’m emulating the style icons I had as a pre-teen and teenager because I now have a) the personal funds to do so and b) far fewer f*cks to… Continue reading The Cyclical Nature of Style
For years, I loved to dress in vintage reproduction clothing. Nothing made me happier than circle skirts and wiggle dresses, cat-eye liner, red lipstick, and a mini-pomp. I followed vintage bloggers, collected vintage jewelry and clothing, and aspired to be as pin-up as possible. Recently, however, (and by recently, I mean September/October of 2016, so… Continue reading (What) Do Clothes Maketh the Woman?
Originally published by Sweet Lemon Magazine, September 30, 2013 – Republished with permission. Clothes can say a lot about a woman. They can tell you where she’s going, give you an idea of what she does for a living. They can tell you if she’s trendy and modern, or classic and effortless. They can even let you know… Continue reading Passion Lilie: Fashion. Statement.