Softly

Because life is so fast-paced, I like to escape by reading books about people who go back to basics and live off the land. Recently, I read The Snow Child, a novel about a middle-aged couple who decides to move to Alaska and farm their land. The story took place in the early 1900’s, when times were rough…

Doppelganger: Suede

I love over-the-knee suede boots. However, being 5’9″ doesn’t make shopping for this type of boot easy. A few years ago, when the trend first came out, I gave up after a few hours at the mall: most boots had shafts that were too short to be over my knee, and another problem I ran into…

Cozy

One of the best things about living in Denver is the possibility to hop in your car and head west for an adventure pretty much any time of the year. In an hour or less, you’re guaranteed to see breathtaking landscapes of all kinds: trees covered in marshmallow-like snow, treacherously beautiful cliffs, snow-capped high peaks,…

Layers

What is the solution to your problem when you love your clothes so much that you want to wear them all at once? Layers. What’s the best thing to do when you live in Colorado, where the weather can change drastically in five minutes? Layers. I love layering, especially when it includes ponchos, scarves and…

Fringe

In my efforts to maximize the cost-per-wear of my wardrobe, I tend to avoid pieces that are rather impractical, such as thick ponchos. Because let’s be honest… they’re cool, but they’re also very warm while having short sleeves. I tend to get cold when my arms are exposed to the wind. So there’s only a very…