Capsule Travel Wardrobe

Convertible Clothes Are Not Just For Super Heroes. 7 Garments. 100+ Outfits.

Convertible Clothes Are Not Just For Super Heroes. 7 Garments. 100+ Outfits.

My closet is so ridiculously tiny that it’s been nicknamed “The Magic Puppet Theater” because my all my clothes have to fit on a four foot long rod. As a result I’m always on the hunt for new ways to streamline my wardrobe. My weapon of choice for maximizing closet efficiency: convertible clothing. Convertible clothes […]

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Shoe Fetish: Vintage Cherokee Wedges

Shoe Fetish: Vintage Cherokee Wedges

One of the style icons of my life is Ms. Fernandez, my middle school French teacher. As a 14-year old girl, I was obsessed with Ms. Fernandez’s clothes. Middle school French teachers obviously don’t choose the job for the money. But, even on what I imagine was a tiny salary, Ms. Fernandez always looked chic. […]

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Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.19.11, Florence

Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.19.11, Florence

Golden hour at the roof top cafe of The Uffizi Art Museum in Florence, Italy. Why haven’t I come here every day to study? It’s so pretty. black long sleeved t-shirt + 1940’s black jacket + black tennis shoes + black vintage lace skirt + gray tank top + dusty rose pashmina shawl + Cynthia […]

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Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today 11.18.11, Florence

Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today 11.18.11, Florence

I live on the same street as Galileo. Only two blocks down from his old house in fact. This isn’t nearly as exciting to my Italian neighbors as I think it should be. The plaque over the front door roughly translates to: HERE WHERE GALILEO LIVES EVEN HIS MAJESTY FERDINAND II OF THE MEDICIS BOWED […]

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Capsule Travel Wardrobe What I Wore Today 11.17.11, Florence

Capsule Travel Wardrobe What I Wore Today 11.17.11, Florence

black knit dress with short sleeves + black with white stripes sweater + black boucle overcoat with mink collar + black boots + paisley wool shawl + red wool beret + vintage rhinestone bird pins + Cynthia Rowley handbag

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Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.16.11

Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.16.11

With the exchange rate it’s really the 137 Cent Store. dusty rose pashmina shawl + lavender silk flower hair clip + black short kilt skirt + gray with white stripes long-sleeved t-shirt + gray and white pin striped blouse + black flats + Cythia Rowley handbag + Patagonia messenger bag

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Capsule Travel Wardrobe What I Wore Today 11.15.11

Capsule Travel Wardrobe What I Wore Today 11.15.11

All the ceilings at school are covered with insanely detailed trompe l’oeil paintings. They’re kind of mesmerizing. Today I got busted for literally staring off into space during class by one of the school administrators. “It’s so hard not to be distracted. The ceiling is so great.” I told her. “Beh.” She chided. “This painting. […]

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