When I was a toddler, my favorite shoes were a pair of gray Keds. I know this because I’m wearing them in most of my old photos from that age. When I saw this pair of blue-and-beige wedge espadrilles in a Greenhills tiangge a few months ago, I was immediately reminded of my sturdy old Keds. Like the Keds, the espadrilles cover about 60% of the foot and have a soft body. I’m a sucker for anything sentimental or nostalgic, so wearing these espadrilles is like taking a literal walk down memory lane. Keep Reading
A second sunny day in a row! The gods must be smiling down on us after their raucous game of bowling the past few weeks. Keep Reading
I’m continually amazed by how much my mood is truly affected by the weather. Keep Reading
Having previously belonged to my sister, this beige dress with diagonal stripes composed of tiny blue and gray flowers was pretty much relegated to a spot at the back of the closet until I dusted it off more than a decade later. With its neat, old-fashioned silhouette and Peter Pan collar, it really is more of a summery weekend dress. With some tweaking, though, I find it’s easily wearable to work as well.
A rainy Wednesday means that the office is going to be extra frigid, so today, not wanting to risk cold feet (literally), I decided to wear pants. Keep Reading
My former teammates are having a reunion tonight, so I needed to wear something that wouldn’t look out of place at the office or at a nice restaurant. Keep Reading
I once heard Oprah quote Valentino as saying, “your clothes should always make you feel alive”. I had this in mind when I was choosing my outfit this morning, as an antidote to the Monday blues. Keep Reading