WELCOME SUMMER! In honor of today being the first official day of summer, I decided to break out of my typical neutral mode and sport some bright colors! (Thanks to Kate, once again.) From time to time under the fluorescent lights today, I second-guessed my scarf– its brightness and bold […]
Sorry for the 6 month hiatus– Today was the start of a new job in the professional world, and therefore deserves a new start of these posts (hopefully a re-vamp of the blog will soon follow). Since I will be working in a traditional work force environment in the city, […]
WHY THIS WORKS: proportions. Her short sleeves and small shorts balance each other out. Her white shirt/denim shorts are neutral, which highlight the brightly colored/patterned/tasseled scarf. Moral of this [scarf] story: only wear tassels when they are balanced with neutrals. And small.
Kim has the most delicate sensibilities when it comes to fabric and style. Even on this dreary day, she had donned a thin, simple white tank with a loose, but still light denim button down. All neutrals (even the shoes are a very muted red, which turns neutral), and then […]
Rachel shows us how to wear a thin scarf as a headband…and carry coffee, dinner, and books all at once! I think she thought I was ridiculous as I snapped photo after photo of her, trying get a good angle of the scarf. (Note the face in the bottom left […]
Remember the days of sock hops, ponytails, and black/white oxfords? Well, Emma took us there for a moment when she wore this tiny sheer scarf and tied it in one simple knot. P.S. She made her earrings out of individual tea packages and doilies. How absolutely lovely!
Kate looks cozy with her scarf tightly wrapped up like this, especially since mornings have been a little chilly lately. (It’s only the beginning of September!) She did this by wrapping it twice around her neck then tying a simple knot in the front. This can be done with thick […]
This month is September of scarves! We will be highlighting creative ways to wear scarves, in honor of the beginning of autumn. Rachel is starting us out with her beautifully woven red scarf, straight from Florence. On this unusually rainy and cold day, she is wearing it the classic way, […]