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wednesday, maye musk

Maye Musk I had already drafted this post about stripes when, this morning, I found this additional picture of Maye Musk at NYFW. Very little makeup, grey hair, bold stripes, what’s not to love? Look at the little detail at the hem of the pants!  While I would never wear this look, Maye’s height, posture, and elegant composure […]


lush, plush, feels good

I love velvet. It’s lush, it’s plush, it feels good. Once upon a time, I thought of velvet as something for old ladies who wore gowns to the opera. Then, about five years ago, I bought a velvet dress from Nili Lotan and fell in love with this amazing, versatile fabric. I wear the dress at night and […]


leather or suede?

Leather or suede skirt? I have a brown suede skirt from J Crew that I’ve had for many years, and it’s served me well. I’ve been procrastinating about getting a leather skirt for the past couple of seasons. This is it, this year is the year.    If you don’t own a leather or suede skirt yet, consider […]