These quiet docks called to me, as a place to sit and be still for a moment and take stock. There’s a lot on my mind this month — places I want to go, things I haven’t done yet, and habits I want to form to carry me through the new year…

Weekend Reading


At any moment I will have to start wrestling with the suitcase explosion happening all around me right now as I sit in bed typing but for right now here’s some things to read and watch this weekend…



As someone wise (possibly) once said — why wash dishes and clean the house when you can instead don a Venetian mask and jumpsuit and keep the party going? …

What I Wore: le Marais

Sweater: Topshop (borrowed from Haleigh)/Blouse: Dolce Vita/Harem Pants: courtesy of Free People/Shoes: Sutro SF A chill is in the air, and only fuzzy sweaters can save the day. Isn’t it just the best thing having stylish friends living nearby who don’t mind when you dig through their wardrobe? When our lunch date turned out colder…



For the past few weeks I’ve been feeling as though there’s a pressure building up in the universe. I suppose this could be contributed to the changing of the seasons themselves — as we gradually move from summer to fall — or possibly to settling into a new country, with a foreign language and a different…

dog days


  Dress: Free People (available here)/Blouse: Dolce Vita (last seen here)/Belt: Vintage I was slightly exaggerating earlier when I said I packed a three-blouse-two-shorts suitcase — there was actually one more item; seen above in creamy-colored skintight dress form. Living in the San Francisco tundra for the past few years has caused me to forget that the last thing you…



Looking back over my blog posts has made me realize how much I either wear shorts, one of two pairs of jeans, or a dress. In an attempt to mix things up downtown, I paired a slip under this semi-sheer blouse, and only made the outfit decent for public viewing with some thick sweater tights….