the language of style

dress: Miranda Bennett [similar, in black] turtleneck: J. Crew [exact] tights: J. Crew [exact] shoes: Anthropologie [exact, on sale!] hat: Anthropologie [exact, on sale!] photos by Chelsea Laine Francis I love clothes. This is probably the most obvious statement I could make about myself, but it’s a big part of what defines me. I love women’s clothes and men’s clothes and vintage and contemporary and designer and slow fashion and...

this is just crazy enough to work

dress: Wray via Olive [ exact ] tights: J. Crew [ exact ] boots: Miista [ similar ] photos by Chelsea Laine Francis You know those purchases you make that when you buy it, you recognize how off-the-wall it is but you also think that it might just be crazy enough to actually work? That’s exactly how I felt about this dress when I bought it. I liked it, I...

falling back in due time with JORD

top: Twelve [exact] jeans: Madewell [exact sold out / similar] shoes: Osborn [exact sold out / similar] bag: Hatton Henry [exact sold out / similar] watch: JORD [exact] Daylight Savings Time is kind of a bummer, amiright? Though we technically “get” an hour back in November, the associated anxiety with the whole thing (plus losing an hour for Spring Forward) to me says we should just stop participating in this...

living the good life

dress: Native Youth via Vagabond Boutique shoes: Gibran bag: Hatton HenryΒ  necklace: via Workshop Underground photos by Chelsea Laine Francis This outfit is an amalgam of pieces from various trips and getaways. The shoes were a souvenir from my recent trip to Argentina,Β the dress and necklace came back with me from Philadelphia, and the bag is a favorite that I picked up at a maker’s fair in Austin this past...

be so good, they can’t ignore you

dress: Ace&Jig via Bird Boutique (similar) boots: Lucchese (similar) bracelet: Mana Culture (similar) glasses: Warby Parker (similar) Yeah, I know… another dorky inspirational slogan, right? Most Internet meme-y things get a serious eyeroll from yours truly, but this one actually resonates with me. This outfit is one that makes me feel good, and it’s because this dress was just so good I couldn’t ignore it. The dress is comfortable and...