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  • L’Auberge ProvenΓ§ale

    A few weeks ago, my husband and I spent the most lovely two days at L’Auberge ProvenΓ§ale, an elegant French country Inn in the heart of Virginia Wine Country. Β Given that…

  • The LBS (Little Black Sweater)

    People often ask me what I enjoy the most about blogging, and my answer is always some version of “meeting creative people.” Those people are not only fellow bloggers, but the…

  • Plaid Pencil Skirt – Take Deux

    As you may have noticed, I am a sucker for all things plaid at the moment, whether it be a masculine(ish) pant suit or this great faux wrap skirt, I just…

  • Lady in Red

    A few years ago, my husband and I were having Christmas dinner at a very fancy restaurant in Paris, and I saw a woman wearing the most beautiful red silk dress…

  • Fall Florals

    The floral print trend has definitely grown on me, so I’m glad it’s still a thing for fall and winter. I particularly like the maxi versions, like this one, which transition…

  • Plaid Pencil Skirt – Take Un

    I’m loving the suiting trend this season, especially checkered versions that combine classic silhouettes with whimsical details. This high-waisted, faux wrap skirt from H&M is the perfect example. The fabric, a…

  • Venice Blues

    One of the best things about visiting family in California is getting to dress down – like way down. I spend most of my days there in flip flops, a bikini,…