Of all the words I could use to describe myself, “sentimental” has never been one of them. I’ve always been quick to get rid of things in my home and closet that are no longer useful, regardless of any memories that may be tied to them. It generally doesn’t take much for me to detach to objects or places, because I tend to feel like everything is temporary anyway. So it definitely came as a surprise to me when I […]
Hello 2017, hello fresh start! I hope your first few days of the year have been treating you well. Brian and I took some time off to spend our inaugural Christmas together as a married couple, and personally it’s been a little hard to get back into the swing of things. We spent the last few days on the couch watching the OA and extending our holiday diet for slightly too long, so as you can imagine I’ve been feeling a […]
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: […]