Maxing out your maxi dress

It's one of my favorite things, figuring out new ways to wear clothes I already own. This black maxi dress with side slits has been a great investment. It looks just fine wearing it as it was designed, but it was fun…

street style – hi-lo print maxi dress (Madrona, Seattle)

I was lucky enough to experience Seattle's Seafair a couple of weeks ago on the shores of Lake Washington. On a beautiful summer's day thousands watched the extraordinary Blue Angels flying loop the loops and tight formations with Mount Rainier as a backdrop.…

street style – chevron maxi (L.A. beach-side)

A brightly colored print chevron maxi dress can be a lot of look. Breaking up the pattern with a dark-wash, fitted denim shirt is the way to go. Adding neutral tan leather wedges ensures that the dress remains the star…

dreaming of summer – already!

Michael Stars black maxi dress, J.Crew Panama hat, Marc Jacobs hobo bag, Sam Edelman sandal, Stella & Dot pendant necklace, Stella & Dot chantilly lace cuff. Is it wrong that I'm dreaming about Summer outfits when the weather is still chilly (plus it's March)? (more…)