O Closet, Who Am I?

Something I never fail to appreciate about books is their ability to lend words to experiences that thus far defied my own vocabulary. Take this scene from Zadie Smith’s On Beauty, for instance: Zora, an intellectual college sophomore, is getting ready for her first day of classes. She chooses each garment and accessory carefully, constructing […]

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Rodarte Dreamin’

Ever since I came back from the West Coast, my brain’s been caught in a haze of romantic, Summer of Love-style aesthetic musings. Some call it jet lag, I call it my latest obsession. Lucky for me 1967 predecessors, however, I can pass over the mind-bending substances and head straight towards Rodarte’s Spring 2018 collection […]

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Currently Coveting: Spring/Summer Wishlist

Most people are surprised to learn that I’m not a “shopper.” I love fashion, I love making outfits, but the act of shopping I could typically take or leave (read: mostly read). Which is why I’m doubly surprised right now to find myself in a serious shopping withdrawal. While I wait out the last five days of […]

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Back to the Grind

What’s a girl to do on the first day back after a long spring break? Call upon the style gods, of course, and hope that her ensemble adds that much-needed pep to her step. My prayers were answered this Monday in the form of this longline sweater/tunic (exact garment specie TBD). I scored this gem […]

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Best in Class: Paris Fashion Week

Those of your who read this blog regularly are probably expecting me to open by saying “Didn’t Fashion Month just fly by?!” I’m changing the record this time around, though, and am instead humming to an opposing beat. In other words, I’m pretty sure the AW17 season was the slowest Fashion Month ever. Maybe it’s […]

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Best in Class: MFW

How is possible that Fashion Month is 3/4 of the way done?! I know February is a short month and all, but I feel as if the past few weeks have just zoomed by. In order to slow things down a bit, today A Style Study we’re taking a few steps back and recapping the […]

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Best in Class: LFW

Sometime between when I last spoke to you and today, London Fashion Week came to a close. Blink and, like me, you might have missed it. With that said, in this instance the duration is indirectly proportional to quality. Indeed, whereas the New York runways left something to be desired, London-town provided the perfect treat […]

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