Workwear: Leather Peplum Top for Fall

I chose this top off the rack at a resale shop in LA because the color stuck out to me for fall. Wearing a full leather piece was a risky move for a traditional work environment like mine, so I knew I had make this look as professional as possible if I was going to wear it to the office.

Fall Fashion Forward: The Kimono Trend

Happy September! It’s time to look forward to the trends of fall, and one that I’m so in love with is the kimono. I found this authentic, vintage kimono for only $40 in LA, and I know I’ll wear it all season long!

Last Day of Summer – Short Floral Dress

Whenever I put on this dress, I feel like I’m straight out of Austin Powers. The length and floral print are so retro, and for $40 at one of my favorite resale shops, well, let’s just say it’s the perfect dress to wear on the last day of August!

Pretty In Pink – Finale: My Carrie Bradshaw Moment

I stalked this dress at Top Shop until it went on super-sale…for $30! Why? Because it reminds me of one of my all time favorite Sex and the CIty, Carrie Bradshaw outfits – I had to have it so I could recreate the moment for myself.

Pretty in Pink – Part 3: Casual

This top and scarf were among my amazing resale scores from my recent trip to LA. Given how many fancy pink items that have made their way into my closet lately, I knew I wanted to add a couple pieces that could be worn casually, as well.

Pretty in Pink – Part 2: Cocktail

This dress! Pepto pink, drop waist, pleats galore – all things that could count against a gal from a fashion, style and big-hipped perspective. But when I saw it on the rack at Cary Lane in San Francisco, I scooped it up real quick for a fun night on the town. Here’s why…