You’ll notice a lot of repeat elements this week. I have not taken these new Dorsey Margaux earrings off since the Dorsey team sent them my way. They’re marketed as a statement earring but I have worn them everyday and love the way they add elegance/polish to any outfit. The scale is not as intimidating or overstated as I’d anticipated — I’d thought I might cosset them away for my holiday evening attire — and instead have been delighted to find they work for any occasion, from daytime to night. You’ll see them in many of the photos below. The other item I’ve been wearing nonstop (at the other end of the dressiness spectrum) are my Ugg Tazz slippers (more sizes here and here), which finally arrived. They are dreamy-cozy and I love that I can wear them outdoors for quick dog walks / runs to the postbox / pick-up or drop-off, but also have been sitting at my desk wearing them all the livelong day. Just fun hygge! These run the tiniest bit small. I took my true size (a 5 – I have pixie feet) and they still work great but might be challenging to style with heavier gauge socks.
THE GRINCH WHO STOLE HALLOWEEN — I LOVE CLOTHES BUT JUST CAN’T FLEX THE CREATIVE MUSCLE REQUIRED TO WEAR A COSTUME…SO I WORE THIS
DAY TWO WINE TASTING, CALISTOGA, CA
DAY THREE IN CALISTOGA: POST-SPA, PRE-WINE TASTING
STANDARD WORK DAY
THE FIRST OF MANY TARTAN NAP DRESS DAYS
A BIT OF A CHEAT BECAUSE I JUST TRIED ON / DID NOT WEAR, BUT IT WAS TOO GOOD NOT TO SHARE*
*These were sent to me as a part of an upcoming project I’m working on with Veronica Beard. I am SO, so excited. I love this brand, if you can’t tell!
P.S. A tiny mercy. (An essay on medical anxiety and self-care.)
P.P.S. Thoughts on moving from NYC to Bethesda.
P.P.P.S. Small home and travel improvements.
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