to shop / {favorites} maison labiche mariniere

I have too many striped tees. This one by Maison Labiche is a favorite (tied with Petit Bateau x Kitsune collab). It’s a heavier material (not for summer), but it has a flattering fit and is soft. The sleeves are also not too long on my arms which typically align with petite sizing charts. I … Continue reading “to shop / {favorites} maison labiche mariniere”

to shop / 2016 cyber week deals

Last updated Mon, Nov 28 at 5:11pm ET Sales worth noting — retail must be hurting as the deals are overall better than usual. Similar to last year, many retailers have a weeklong promotion. Smaller retailers tend to stick to the traditional Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and often have different promotions for each occasion. … Continue reading “to shop / 2016 cyber week deals”

to shop / j.crew x net-a-porter boatneck t-shirt in dotted stripes

I’m not sure when the J.Crew x Net-a-Porter stripe-happy collection launched on jcrew.com, but I’m quite loving the look of the boatneck tee in dotted stripes in blue (NAP only had a pink colorway). And strangely this top is less than $18 (from $40) today with code WARMSTYLE. I’m not sure if it’s an accidental sale, how … Continue reading “to shop / j.crew x net-a-porter boatneck t-shirt in dotted stripes”

to shop / 2015 thanksgiving weekend sales

Happy Thanksgiving from Texas! Eeeeek. So many sales going on. Every year, the sales get earlier and earlier. Stay strong with your wishlist. Most stores have something going on this weekend. If you haven’t signed up for their mailing list, check their website or social media. Alas, don’t forget about Cyber Monday. Some shops only do … Continue reading “to shop / 2015 thanksgiving weekend sales”

I’ve been taking R&R in Taipei and didn’t bring a laptop with me. After a week of detoxing from a computer, I itched to write real emails and keyboard shortcut my way through my inbox. I’ve been indulging in super affordable tui na and acupuncture and will be sad to give them up once I … Continue reading “”