Over a couple of years spent editing and curating my closet, I’ve come to see that some items clearly have way more longevity than others. These are pieces I find myself repeatedly going to by default, wearing with everything, and never tiring of. The one item I’ve worn most since I got it a year and a half ago is, without a doubt, my leather jacket. If my closet had such a thing as a wardrobe workhorse, this would be it: […]
Do you ever come across a designer, a look, or a brand where the aesthetic appeals to you so much that it almost feels like was made for you? It’s pretty rare for this to happen for me, but ever since I discovered Modern Citizen I’ve been slightly obsessed with just about everything they do. One quick look at their site and it’s easy to see that their clothes, accessories, and homewares are all beautiful. Each piece is classic with an added modern […]
Until very recently, underwear, for me, has often been more a matter of function than beauty. It hasn’t been due to a lack of wanting to wear beautiful lingerie — I’ve always believed that there’s something special and dignified about putting extra care into what you wear underneath your clothes. But my unusually small ribcage has always been the barrier.
If you’ve been following my blog for the last few years, you may know that it’s been a long-term goal of mine to move toward a smaller closet – one that is growing in selectivity, increasingly more responsible and of a higher quality in general. I started this blog years ago because I loved to shop, but as I’ve learned the impact and consequences of mindless consumerism, both for myself and for the world, I’ve sensed a desire for change. […]
There’s always a happy satisfaction in finding a really great version of a classic piece…