Objects of Desire

The Perfect Shirtdress


The first shirtdress I purchased was designed by Theory. A co-worker had introduced me to Rue La La and the first item I scored was a silk A-line shirtdress in Navy, which happens to be my favorite color. I just…

Poppy Florals, Garden Variety


Floral trend returns yet again! Flowers are expected to bloom in spring everywhere, every year, right? Oh well! This is a trend that is not going anywhere, anytime soon. Romantic, edgy, floaty, girly, this season’s poppy florals is blooming and…

Find Your Perfect Suede Piece


A comeback from the ‘70s, supple suede emerges as spring/summer must-have fabric in body accentuating shapes and earth tones. Spotted on a myriad of Spring 2015 runways in dresses, classic trench coats, kimono jackets, skirts, culottes and button-up skirts, the…

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Instyle Beauty Editors' Pick: 2018 Best-Dressed Fragrances

Bringing the report to you from the pages of Instyle Magazine. It is as if the editor at Instyle Magazine read my mind this morning. The empty bottle of Valentino on my dresser needs a replacement to accompany the Marc...