Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Inglorious Fruits and Vegetables



Bravo, Intermarché! When is this coming to the US? I'm on board.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Monday

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gorgeous photo by the one and only, anna.

This weekend was horseshit.

But it's a new day. It's Monday, in fact. So, let's kick it. I'll say kick it, and you'll just kick it with a tasty groove, OK?

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Everlane Shorts

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The Everlane shorts are solid.

I'll be honest with you, I was a little wary of the pleats (anchorman anyone?). But they are just the right balance of baggy + tailored. These have a tiny bit of stretch too. I have a feeling I'll be taking them on a quite a few bike rides this (indian) summer.

A note of sizing: these run a little big. I'm wearing size 2 here. I mostly wear medium with Everlane. (In fact, the tshirt is a medium.) So, I was pretty sure size 4 would fit. I got both sizes, just in case, and ended up keeping size 2. Size 4 ones were far too... puffy, if you will. For the reference, I'm 121/5'7'' (technically, 5'6'' and 1/2).

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Everlane has really been killing it this year. The silk, trench, poplin, shirt dress, and now the shorts. Bravo! Have you gotten anything recently?

Had to include this photo because it's hilarious. I'm pretty sure I'm pontificating to the cat.
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Steven Alan Sample Sale

photo via la mariniere

Steven Alan gets it. In addition to making spot-on gamine essentials, they curate a selection of other brands. And really, I should limit my shopping at Steven Alan to this time of the year. Even on sale, most of it is absurdly expensive. Although I find it's totally worth the discounted price. (Paid full price for this one. What's more depressing? I don't regret it at all.)

Besides stocking up on the basics (rs shirts + quality tights), here are the pieces that I'd pick...

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

What Do Deals Do?

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photo taken in pacifica, ca

Working on something really exciting right now. Have to keep reminding myself: what do deals do?

Friday, July 11, 2014

Thinking About

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all nighter preparing a demo this week
it was totally worth it.
when was the last time i stayed up all night?
4 pull ups! so close to my goal
productivity boost (courtesy of vova):
system preferences/keyboard
key repeat = fast; delay until repeat = short
this all day, 'eery day

weekend

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Perfect Tee Dress


It has been a couple of years since I've gotten clothes from J.Crew. I stopped by the store with my mom this past weekend and walked away with this piece. It is so incredibly soft, and the perfect length. (Biking approved.) Wore it the entire (long) weekend, and seriously contemplated washing it to wear on Monday. Is that disgusting or what?