My Sweater Half

Last fall I wrote about the best tall sweaters. There was a cotton cardigan that was so popular that it sold out prior to me even buying one. (Note: That did not stop me from stocking up on the merino wool version.) While I love a merino wool sweater, I cannot help but value cotton [...]

Good Charlotte

Charlotte York Goldenblatt is my style icon. But for her ill-advised marriage to Trey MacDougal, she would have been my life icon as well. She mentioned working at her present gallery for ten years in "The Cheating Curve," which indicates that she had the dream job of a gallery director by her mid-twenties. I don't [...]

Oxford Blues

I have nearly every color variation of oxford shirt in my closet. It is an obsession. White? Check. Pink and white stripe? Check. Blue? Check. Pink? Check. Blue and white stripe? Check. Oxfords never go out of style. It is a closet staple and all one has to do is find the perfect fit. It [...]

I am Sam

I remember my first brush with Kate Spade. I read about the brand in Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Vanity Fair. They were such aspirational publications and I could never possibly be as chic as the women for which those magazines were intended. Later on there was Lucky magazine, which seemed so much more relatable that the [...]

When the Coat Comes In

I am all about the coats. Don't believe me? And when a coat is available in tall, then all the better. Count! Me! In! Did you know that Gap Factory released tall sizes? My world was rocked when I found this out last week! Outlets and Factory stores rarely offer tall sizes; last being J.Crew [...]

High on Tall Coats

Lately there have been two things that I have been obsessed with: new coats and rewatching SATC. This past weekend, I was browsing some sites with tall departments and I found this stunner: coat (available in tall) The khaki version reminds me of the coat that Carrie wore during Don't Ask, Don't Tell. Yes, this [...]