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Winter: Patagonia Style

credit This morning, our little tribe ventured north to Portland, aka Portlandia, aka Niketown, the evergreen, always hip gem of the Pacific Northwest. It’s me and Lil’ T’s first time in PDX (the hubs came up here to visit his bro…

Sylvie in the Sky / Winter Style Guide / 8 CLASSIC COATS It Girls Love / Leopard Coat by Caitlin McGauley / Tiger Flower Studio

STYLE: 8 CLASSIC COATS IT GIRLS LOVE

Leopard Coat by Caitlin McGauley / Tiger Flower Studio The hunt for the perfect coat. The fit, fabric, details, and design need to be just right for as many outfit scenarios as you can imagine – work, after work,…

sylvie in the sky // Fall Style // The Fall LBD

STYLE: THE FALL LBD

image credit In my natural state, I’m a jeans and sweaters and tees gal. Comfy, cozy, relaxed – these are my style synonyms. But every now and then, my fashion day job requires me to attend events and dinners…

Fab 5: Fall 70s Style : Inspiration

FAB 5: FALL 70s STYLE

Even though the weather gods are all about this Indian Summer, my Fall itch has me wishing for boot weather.  There are so many epic autumn fashion collections and trends that I’m ready to rock this season, I’m introducing…

window shop diaries: by dana {what the frock?!}

“buy, buy, buy says the sign in the shop window.” -paul mc cartney hey friends! i’m lucky to have such fashion savvy friends {that includes all of you!}. and as we welcome back our cozy, toasty autumn outfits back…

autumn eyes

“autumn…the year’s last, loveliest smile.” – william cullen bryant {all images via image amplified} early autumn days are a wonderful thing. the maple leaves shine with gold while the last shades of summer linger in the warm afternoon air.…

cherry bomb

” the best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.” – coco chanel {cherries by bildersommer} happy monday friends, this weekend, and maybe in honor of the upcoming holiday, i’ve been eyeing all…

here comes the sun

“in summer, the song sings itself.” – william carlos williams via alicbgarden on etsy hi friends! with my favorite long weekend just around the bend, rob and i are excited to spend four lazy days in our city by…

pocketful of poesy

“oh, never mind the fashion. when one has a style of one’s own, it is always twenty times better.” – margaret oliphant happy monday, friends! i’ve missed you! it’s been a grueling couple of weeks – nyc, zany work…

glamour mama

“glamour” is assurance. it is a kind of knowing that you are all right in every way, mentally and physically and in appearance, and that, whatever the occasion or the situation, you are equal to it.”– marlene dietrich {source}…

pretty in pink

“pink is the color of romance and a friend tells me that the girl with the pink dress at the party is the one who is selected for each dance.”– alfred carl hottes nothing makes me smile more than…

french navy

“whoever said money can’t buy happiness simply didn’t know where to go shopping.”– bo derek a few of my lovely girlfriends {and blogfriends} have successfully convinced this homebody into her high heels and red lipstick for a little design…

fancy free

“spring passes and one remembers one’s innocence.summer passes and one remembers one’s exuberance.autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence.winter passes and one remembers one’s perseverance.”– yoko ono ahhh, the one and only grace has done it again. tucked inside…

wool and the gang

“when the bold branches bid farewell to rainbow leaves – welcome wool sweaters.” can i tell you a secret? i am probably the world’s worst knitter. seriously. but that hasn’t stopped my passionate love affair with knitwear. oh, sweaters!…

all dolled up

“she is pure alice in wonderland, and her appearance and demeanor are a nicely judged mix of the red queen and a flamingo.”– truman capote hi friends, while i don’t don girly glam everyday outfits, when the occasional fancy…