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Outfit of Choice: Miu Miu Meow Meow

I bought these Miu Miu pants in the beginning of summer and have been conjuring up possible outfit pairings ever since. Because silk, my internal body temperature and the stifling Chicago heat do not mix well, I will have to wait another few weeks before I can officially bring these pants out and into rotation. Pedigree All About It Tee – $29.99 from ModCloth Miu Miu Silk Elastic Cuff Pants – $175 from The RealReal, Inc Vince “Anetta” Cutout Leather Bootie – $236.98 from Nordstrom Zac Posen Backpack – $495 on Nordstrom Vintage Fan Pendant Earrings – $11 from Jane Stone...

Outfit of Choice: Halloween 2014

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There are certain days of your life that require extra attention to detail regarding apparel choices: your wedding day, birthdays, christenings, and of course, Halloween. Every few months I find a song that truly moves me and in this case, the obsession is with the song AND a video. Kiesza’s “Hideaway” has rocked my socks to the point of where I have been carefully sourcing a costume for the past two months to debut on Halloween. I have watched this video dozens of times, mainly so I can corner some key moves to replicate on the dance floor. If you haven’t watched it yet, you should. “Simplicity… is the most...

Outfit of Choice: Pajama Day

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If you’ve turned on the news in the past five days or seen the latest trending hashtags on Twitter, you will see that Chicago (or #Chiberia) is experiencing some rather extreme weather… even for Chicago. Despite being in the midst of an icy apocalypse and dealing with a partially functional city, my office has been open. Bad weather is one of the only things that leaves us feeling utterly powerless and embittered because there’s no corporeal entity on which to unleash your fury. It’s a “tough luck” situation. So you end up in a collective bitch session with co-workers about your cracking skin, treacherous commute or any other small unrelated...

Outfit of choice: Feeling blue with the flu

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I have been sick with something in between a bad cold and a flu for the past 6 days. Around day 4, I started identifying with Christopher McCandless from Into the Wild. As soon as I was able to remain vertical for longer than an hour at a time, I convinced myself that it was a good idea to go into work. Channeling feelings of defeat and disappointment due to a week of hi-jacked vacation days, I dressed in black and blue for the full hour and a half I made it at work. Upon returning home, I immediately changed back to my matching grey sweatsuit outfit. I suppose I...