Archive for tag: building on basics

Ever notice how you can be focusing on a certain something, and then it starts making itself known everywhere you go? Take the hexagon, for example – a classic favorite, especially when it comes to tiling. Its form can’t help but give an otherwise common good a fun twist, without going so trendy as to be on its way out tomorrow. Individually, it simply works – no fuss, no muss. Multiply it, ...

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Wondering what to wear to that upcoming shower, wedding, or evening shindig? Look no further than a super chic, comfortable, and wonderfully versatile jumpsuit. Consider it the LBD of the SPC (Summer Party Continuum). Just add a shake of your own shimmy – e.g., a patterned clutch, strappy metallic sandals, delicate drop earrings, a punch of color – and you’ll be ready in a flash, leaving more ...

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I was looking to add something light and fresh to my wardrobe, to help solve the “what can I wear when it’s still winter outside but I’m feeling spring inside” conundrum, when I discovered this lovely gem:  The Scallop Embroidery Tank by Lovestitch. It has just the right amount of lace without going too girly, and the fabric is super soft. The edge detail is ...

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Fire up those grills, bonfires, and 4th of July fireworks! It’s time to toast to our great freedom and sassy American spirit! Immerse yourself in the holiday vibe with stylishly easy layers that will have you ready for whatever fun comes your way. Go, USA! Been invited to a friend’s backyard party? Pair sporty cotton shorts with a lightweight tank in always-classic stripes; top with a ...

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