2016. What a year it’s been for the world. So much has happened that it almost feels trivial to think about things here in Vancouver, and what’s happened in my safe, stable life. Nonetheless, this year was one of newness, growth, and learning for me. I planned a wedding and got married, started living with a guy (who knew it’d be that hard?!), began working full time, and with all of that came a whole slew of other challenges. On the sartorial […]
Hello! My apologies for the absence around here… it’s so good to be back! If you haven’t been following along on Instagram / stories, we just returned from a three and a half week trip overseas, part of which was for our honeymoon in Bali. It was so, so wonderful to be away together without distraction – for what really feels like the first time in our entire relationship – especially after the year we’ve had with wedding planning!
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 […]
It always surprises me how much a simple haircut can refresh an overall look. Ever since I got this long bob a couple of weeks ago it’s made me feel just a little bit edgier and more ‘done’, which has in turn influenced my clothing choices.