engaged!

dress: Study NYC [exact] bag: Baggu [exact] shoes: Miista [exact] earrings: Anthropologie [similar] This Christmas I joined the ranks of clichΓ©d masses who get engaged over the holidays. It’s kind of funny that he popped the question over Christmas: it really did just kind of happen that way. The long story short is we’d planned to stay in on Christmas Eve, we decided to go out instead, and he asked...

grown-up clothes

As a young-at-heart-but-technically-middle-aged woman (35, whaaaat?!) with adult responsibilities, it still amazes me that I’m able to do and buy things I like for myself. I know that probably sounds ridiculous: you’re an adult, Liz, of course you can! You do what you want! But even now, well over a decade post-undergrad and into a career and a relationship and other stuff people associate with being an adult, it still...

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...